Senior Security Consultant – Sydney

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 Senior Security Consultant to be part of our Sydney team. You will be awarded great training benefits, a flexible working environment, and a family friendly culture.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Performing compliance based activities around PCI DSS, ISO 27001
  • Performing Security Reviews and Risk Assessments
  • Liaise with clients both in person and via remote means
  • Ability to plan and scope customer engagements
  • Contributing to the building of business processes
  • Being responsible for your deliverables and KPIs
  • Writing and delivering technical reports and documentation, and
  • Leading project teams
  • Reporting to the team lead and managers
  • Maintaining and improving methodologies


  • Bachelor degree or higher, in information systems or similar field, or equivalent TAFE Diploma
  • Broad information security experience across multiple disciplines
  • Solid technical background across range of network, system and application architectures
  • PCI QSA (current) with demonstrated experience in conducting large & complex assessments
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in consulting, auditing, assessment
  • Demonstrated experience in at least two of the following:
  • Conducting Risk Assessments
  • Implementing or auditing ISO 27001
  • Implementing or assessing against the ISM
  • Security Architecture
  • Secure Software Development Lifecycle
  • It is desirable that you have at least one of CISSP, CISM, CISA, CRISC, ISO Lead Auditor/Implementer, SABSA.

You’ll also need to bring to the table:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • An attention to detail
  • A solid understanding of network design, operations and protocols
  • Ability to work in a multi-team environment to efficiently solve complex and challenging problems
  • Drive to continuously learn and further your knowledge in information security. You must have a passion for information security.
  • A working knowledge of information security principles and security technologies, and
  • The willingness to travel and work flexible hours.

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

If you would like to apply or would like to organise a confidential and discrete time to discuss an available role further, in the first instance please email your CV and a cover letter through to . We look forward to hearing from you.