Cyber Security Specialist

Brisbane City, Queensland, Australia

Job Reference 1188561

Location Brisbane City, Queensland, Australia

Industry Infrastructure - IT

Function IT & Telecoms

Job Type Contract

Date Added May 3, 2023

Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients.  With over 800 employees and 6,000 contractors operating in over 50 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry and the level of experience, exposure and expertise that the organization has is unparalleled.

Our client is seeking a Cyber Security Specialist to work within their facilities in Perth WA.


The Company

A major resource consultancy who has a portfolio of resources projects in Australia. With a number of projects currently underway, our client is looking for a qualified Cyber Security Specialist to join the team.


The Role

This role will be working with a number of projects for energy and infrastructure industry.

This will be a 12-month contract position and will be based in Brisbane QLD.



  • Educate clients on the cyber security risks that their systems are vulnerable to and how utilising a CSMS will reduce their risk exposure.
  • Assist in expanding current OT cyber security portfolio.
  • Work with existing clients to asses existing systems/installations/sites against the IEC62443 Security Level (SL) rating to calculate SL Achieved (SL-As).
  • Work with existing clients to set SL Targets (SL-Ts) that match their risk appetite.
  • Develop cyber security programme of works to align SL-As to SL-Ts.
    Create OT cyber security preliminary and detail OT cyber security analysis reports.
  • Work with automation, systems and communications teams to ensure that new systems cyber security vulnerabilities are mitigated/reduced by applying the IEC62443 Cyber Security Management System (CSMS).
  • Provide input to bids teams to include methodology, cost and schedule for cyber security works required.
  • Develop OT cyber security policies and procedures for clients.
  • Develop and present general and focused OT Cyber Security Education program



  • Computer science, Electrical or Electronic Engineering degree or equivalent.
  • 5+ years of experience with ICS/OT cyber security, industrial control system design, and industrial networks.
  • Formal qualifications in IEC62443 plus any additional industry frameworks such as RISSB (Rail), AESCSF (Energy).
  • Working knowledge of one or more of the following: ISO 27001, NIST SP 800-82.
  • Demonstrated understanding of risk-based security processes..
  • Demonstrated knowledge of applicable legislative, regulatory and technical standards.
  • Experience designing, maintaining and supporting cyber security management systems.
  • Ability to analyse and suggest recommended improvements to the industrial control system configurations, applications, systems and networks to meet security-level requirements.
  • Ability to create and implement cyber security programmes with short, intermediate and extended outcomes focusing on client value in regards to vulnerability mitigation, cost and schedule constraints.
  • Experience in deploying security programs within 24/7 operations.
    Demonstrate industrial control systems and protocols experiences, both hands-on and from a design perspective.
  • Have the ability to organise and facilitate security risk assessment workshops as well as develop pre and post-workshop documentation.
  • Demonstrate experience with security controls and technologies such as zone and conduit models, antivirus software, firewalls, configuration and patch management, DMZ, SIEMs, UAC, intrusion detection systems, centralised alert logging and monitoring etc.


Candidates must be based in Perth and possess full Australian working rights to be considered for this position.


Please apply through the link or send your CV to

For more details on the role, or other roles we have available please call +61 2102 2537.


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