The team

Working full-time and reporting to the Head of IT Operations, you will quickly become an integral part of our fun, hard-working and collaborative IT team. You will work closely with the product, Enterprise Architect and development team. You will play an important role in providing direction and implementation of cyber security best practices.

The role

The Cyber Security and Data Protection Officer assess, plan, and enact security measures to help protect Janison from security breaches and attacks on its network and computer systems. This role involves simulating attacks to identify vulnerabilities, testing software to help safeguard organisation’s data, and assisting users in adhering to regulations and processes to ensure the system stays secure.

Duties include:

  • Develop effective security strategies for applications, networks, and Cloud-native services aligned with the NIST framework as well as security awareness training and education programs.
  • Communicates risk, and all activities related to the ISM/ISO 27001 compliance requirement as well as making recommendations to mitigate risks to senior management.
  • Ensures vulnerabilities are managed by directing periodic vulnerability scans of applications and corporate systems.
  • Acts proactively to prevent potential disaster situations by ensuring that proper protections are in place, such as IPS/IDS, firewalls, and security devices.
  • Develop and maintain a Security incident response plan and evaluates security incidents and determine the response.
  • Ensure security control are in place aligned with ISO 27001 and GDPR compliance requirement.
  • Research the best way to secure the Organisation’ IT infrastructure.
  • Maintain records of all data processing activities conducted by the company.
  • Responding to data subjects to inform them about their personal data is being used and measures put in place to protect the data.
  • Participate in tender response related to security and data protection.

About you

To be successful in this role, you will have experience in information technology, architecture, risk management, Cybersecurity, designing security architecture and data protection.

You will have strong knowledge of implementing security frameworks, standards, and best practices e.g., Australian ISM, ISO27001, and GDPR. Along with this, you will have In-depth experience on Infrastructure Security design and deployments using cloud-native security services (Azure AD, Azure Security Center, Azure VNets, VNet-peering, NSG, Azure DDoS, Load Balancers, WAF, Storage security).

It is essential to this role that you hold or be willing/able to obtain, relevant security clearances as you will be required to work on client systems that are protected by state and/or federal security mechanisms.


About Janison

Janison is a high-growth, ASX-listed education technology company that innovates and implements cloud-based online assessment platforms and learning management systems for corporations, governments and educators in more than 100 countries. We build close partnerships with our clients and use the latest in agile work practices to deliver solutions and projects that are transforming the way people learn.

Benefits & Culture

Join our innovative team of experts in a dynamic workplace culture across a choice of awesome office locations. We offer a diverse team, flexible working arrangements, professional development, meaningful career progression and additional paid annual leave per annum.

At Janison, the right people make a big difference.