Security Consultant

Would you like to be part of an exciting, fast growing company that focuses heavily on employees and providing customer enhancing experiences?

Shearwater is currently seeking a passionate Security Consultant to be part of our Canberra team. You will be awarded great training benefits, a flexible working environment, and a family friendly culture.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Performing assessment based activities around the ISM/PSPF
  • Performing technical and non-technical Threat Risk Assessments and Security Reviews
  • Liaise with clients both in person and via remote means
  • Being responsible for your deliverables and KPIs
  • Writing and delivering customer deliverables and documentation


  • A current Australian Baseline clearance or higher is a mandatory requirement
  • Familiarity with IT Security Industry or Government Security policy, such as ISM/PSPF
  • A technical background in one or more of network, system and application architectures
  • A knowledge of information security principles

Nice to have:

  • A CISSP, CISM or are actively working towards these
  • Experience in any of the following:
    • Conducting Risk Assessments
    • Implementing or auditing ISO 27001

You’ll also need to bring to the table:

  • A desire to work with different customers and perform a variety of security related activities
  • A good understanding of network design, operations and protocols
  • The willingness to travel and work flexible hours.

This role is ideally suited to someone who has been in the Information Security – either in Government or Private Industry – for a few years and is looking to progress their career, grow their skills quickly and have fun doing it!

Above all, Shearwater is seeking a candidate with exceptional personal qualities that are becoming of a successful security professional within Shearwater and the industry.

Apply now – – to organise a confidential and discrete time to discuss this role further.