Security Authority Job at Thales Group in Melbourne VIC

Location: WTC MELBOURNE, Australia

About Thales

Thales people architect solutions that are relied upon to deliver operational advantage at every decisive moment throughout the mission. Defence and armed forces customers rely on us to deliver the full range of defensive systems for land, sea, and air. From early warning, to threat neutralisation, our platforms cover all levels from very short-range systems, to extended protection across the entire battle-space including Airspace Mobility Solutions, Vehicles and Tactical Systems and Missile Defence, Optronics, and Radar.

We’re inventing the future, right here, right now, at Thales. We design the critical security solutions of tomorrow by combining the curiosity to explore, the intelligence to question and the vision to create. Together we solve complicated problems by combining our experience in the market with our leading research and development capabilities.

Thales is committed to promoting and maintaining a workplace culture of shared respect that enables all of us to feel valued, do our best, and remain truly passionate about the place that we work. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and individuals from diverse backgrounds. Talk to us about any support or accessibility requirements you may need and how we support flexibility in the workplace.

Wellbeing matters at Thales, and where possible we encourage a flexible work culture.

Australia has embarked on the most complex transformation of Air Traffic Management (ATM) in its aviation history, a once-in-a-generation opportunity to create a unified solution to Australia’s future ATM needs. The OneSky Australia Program is an unprecedented partnership between Thales, Airservices Australia and The Department of Defence to develop a new integrated civil and military air traffic management system

About Your Role

We are currently looking for a Security Authority to join our team. This is a critical role which provides security strategy guidance and security governance to our OneSKY program as well as other air traffic management projects that are team are supporting. This role has a strong focus on ensuring the solutions we deliver have the appropriate level of security and will independently verify and validate security engineering activities.

In addition, the role will also focus on:
Participation in technical review for all bids and projects

Verify that project operational requirements are met

Highlight operational risks

Provide expert guidance on operational security issues

Define the overall objectives for our projects to meet for their required level of security and the overall strategy to attain them

Maintain security engineering processes and ensure all projects follow these

How About You?

You are degree qualified with solid experience working in a senior security role similar to this

You bring with you a wealth of experience in the security space ideally having coming from a large complex organisation – any experience in defence would also be highly regarded

You have strong recent experience managing security engineering programs – ideally within a large software based environment

System security audit is your passion

Experience or exposure in system engineering, software development and infrastructure processes will help you succeed in this role

You have strong stakeholder management skills, you are resilient under pressure and you have a capacity to learn quickly

Please note – As a Defence security clearance is required for this role, applicants must be Australian citizens and eligible to obtain and maintain an appropriate clearance. To learn more about clearances please visit – http://www.defence.gov.au/AGSVA/

Good to Know

You’ll get an email acknowledgement after you’ve applied, Thales strives to provide a personalised experience for all suitable applicants.

Prior to offer you’ll complete a pre-employment police and medical.

At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!

About the Company

Company: Thales Group

Company Location:  Melbourne VIC

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About Thales Group