Oct 08, 2019

Senior Cyber Security Analyst

  • Data Science Institute of Australia
  • Sydney NSW, Australia
Part time Cyber Security

Job Description

Our education programs are life-changing educational experiences where students graduate with the skills and mind set to take on new careers in a wide variety of newly created tech roles. Our students are passionate about information technology including data science and cyber security, often career changers who are working full time in a similar or unrelated field.

We are looking for senior analysts to help develop our cyber security curriculum to lead this transformative experience.

This is a part-time contract and project based role that can be completed remotely.


Why become involved in the Data Science Institute of Australia?

If you are looking to make a life-changing impact by doing what you know and love, this is the position for you. Through this unparalleled opportunity, you will:

  • Hone your own technical skills by becoming part of the education team
  • Deepen your own skills by guiding students through a rigorous journey where they begin as driven beginners and leave as empowered cyber security professionals.
  • Contribute your own expertise to a deep and broad curriculum
  • Facilitate a supportive and energetic community that lasts well beyond the course.

As a member of the education team, you will not only impact the careers of your own students who are mostly changing careers, but you’ll also have a unique opportunity to shape the potential of students.


Skills and Qualification

Interest and Bakcground

  • You are eager to shape the skills, minds, and trajectories of the newest generation of cyber security professionals.
  • You are eager to join a fast-growing education business.
  • You have at least 3 years of professional cyber security industry experience.

Proficiency in Cyber Tools

  • Digital literacy (Python)
  • Popular tools for use in cybersecurity, networking and protocol, system structures

Experience with Security, education, training and awareness

  • Social engineering, phishing, hacking etc.
  • Strategies to prevent employees from becoming victims of hacking
  • Knowledge of raining, education and awareness programs for your organisation.

Experience with Penetration testing

  • Kali Linux popular array of tools, website pen testing, external/internal (Blackbox/White box) system exploitation, vulnerability testing

Security management and administration

  • Creating and enforcing a security policy, managing security staff, working alongside the IT department, Technical elements like patching and securing systems

Crime and forensics

  • Laws – regulations -
  • Analysing internet traffic for anomalies, analysing systems for traces of hacking, acquisition, verification, extraction, reconstruction of files


Responsibilities and Duties

  • Coordinate with directors with the planning and implementation of the Cyber Security program
  • Develop to the material and direction of an expanding curriculum, ensuring the course remains cutting-edge and effective for students.
  • Collaborate alongside staff in order to best meet the needs and learning styles of students
  • Inspire students to persevere through the challenges of learning complex subjects.


Other Potential Opportunities

  • Deliver instructions to students part time or full time, including teaching, advising, and further content development.
  • Work closely with your instructional team to provide students with meaningful and prompt feedback on their progress
  • Guide students through the development of real world projects that will showcase their abilities to hiring managers.
  • Facilitate a dynamic and collaborative classroom community.