First listed on: 21 October 2021
APS 6 Information Security Technician 


$83,928 - $95,873 (plus Super)
Williamtown – NSW 

The Role
Within the ICT Security function an APS6 Information Security Technologist is accountable under broad direction to perform and achieve complex technical work within an integrated workforce. They are accountable to ensure they have knowledge of and compliance with legislative frameworks, government decision-making and Defences mission and policy requirements.

An APS6 Information Security Technologist will work independently with the opportunity for reasonable autonomy and accountability for the achievement of outcomes of their work. They will exercise both initiative and judgement in the interpretation of policy and in the application of practices and procedures. They will provide detailed information security technical, professional and policy advice in relation to complex work and contribute to strategic planning, program and project management and policy development.

About our Team
Working within the No. 81 Wing Security Operations team which is responsible across the organisation for the Information and Physical security of Australia's most advanced Air Combat aircraft, the F-35A Lightning. This team implements the information assurance requirements of this highly sensitive aircraft.

Our Ideal Candidate
Our ideal candidate will be able to coach or lead a team and be accountable to set work priorities and manage workflows. They will be expected to be capable of building team capability through coaching, feedback and developing the quality of work undertaken by others within a work unit. They may exercise the associated people and financial responsibilities to achieve work unit outcomes.

In this role our candidate will be able to coordinate a considerable level of stakeholder engagement and may liaise with stakeholders in relation to complex difficult or sensitive issues. They will be required to identify, anticipate and respond to stakeholders needs and expectations to achieve work unit and Defence outcomes. They will be accountable to contribute towards ongoing self-improvement and professional development.

Application Closing Date: Thursday 4 November 2021

For further information please review the job information pack, reference AF/04973/21 on


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