What you will do
As Team Leader of our newly established Cyber Vulnerability team, you will be responsible for the day to day operational requirements of the team. You will prioritise their work load in alignment with the NZDF business values, liaise with members of the NZDF who will be your customers and plan interactions with members of our Five Eyes Community.
Your first priority will be to implement the processes and framework for how the team interacts with and collaborates across the New Zealand Defence Force.
In addition you will:
Please note: The formal title for this role within NZDF is Vulnerability Team Lead.
What we need
We would like to hear from you if you are an experienced IT security practitioner with a broad skill base across various IT security subject areas. You will be joining a team that will deliver key security and initiatives amid a relatively new landscape.
To be considered for this position you will need to demonstrate:
Please note: To be eligible for this role, you must have been a NZ Citizen for at least the last 10 years.
Who we are
CIS Branch provides the core information and communication services that underpin New Zealand Defence operations. We are entrusted to deliver and support the Defence technology that helps keep New Zealanders safe.
Every hour of every day, 365 days of the year, the New Zealand Defence Force is contributing to the defence, security and well-being of Aotearoa / New Zealand. As a modern, professional military, it is our goal to maintain well trained, equipped and disciplined armed forces that can react to crisis at short notice.
NZDF is an inclusive organisation that is open to flexible working arrangements and welcomes applications from people regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, age, beliefs/opinions, or family circumstances.
In return for your expertise, dedication and hard work, NZDF is offering remuneration reflective of your experience, along with:
How to Apply
To view the Position Description and to Apply Online please visit our Defence Careers website, or use the links on this page.
Please note: If you are an existing NZDF employee (excluding contractors) you must apply through our Internal Vacancies site, via the HR Toolkit.
Applications close on Monday 26 October 2020.
Please note: Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand (NZ) and be able to obtain and maintain the required level of NZ Government security clearance for the position applied for. The minimum citizenship and residency criteria for security clearances to be granted by the NZ Defence Force are as follows:
Higher level Security Clearance
If you do not meet these minimum criteria, we will not be able to accept your application.