Cyber Security Architect

November 22, 2022

Job Description

About us

Lockheed Martin Australia is an Australian company that is engaged in the integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services across space, air, land, sea and

cyber domains. Our innovative technologies have been contributing to the security of Australia and realisation of Australia’s national interests for over 70 years and today we employ over 1,000 people with a presence in every mainland state and territory.


About the Opportunity

Our team  are collaborating with partnering organisations to develop and deliver cutting edge solutions to the Australian Defence Force’s fifth generation capability. LMA are supporting Babcock in their development of the JP9101 project, which is an upgrade to Defence’s High Frequency (HF) Communication System.

We are pleased to invite applications for a Cyber Security Architect to join the team.


About the role

Supporting the JP9101 project and as part of the broader Engineering Team, the Cyber Security Architect is responsible for coordinating and executing the cyber security activities to ensure fit for purpose system design, that meets the security objectives of the customer.

Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

·       Contribute to and maintain the Systems Engineering Framework to support CS design activities within your subsystem domain

·       Provide broad based experience in systems engineering lifecycle and apply experience to specific

·       Conduct cyber risk analysis of component hardware and software

·       Produce/maintain security documentation to support achieving ICT, Emanation and Physical Security accreditation of the systems and networks

·       Assist with regular cyber testing of systems to ensure continuous security monitoring

·       Provide technical support to the integration and test functions


About you

With a solid understanding of Systems Engineering, you will also have a good grasp on Cyber Security; all while being willing to continually learn and develop your skill set. Ideally you will also hold tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline from an accredited institution and/or relevant professional experience.

The following experience is required to be successful in this role:

·       Significant experience with the systems engineering lifecycle

·       Experience in interpreting security requirements, analysing and recommending security measures and policies

·       experience in risk identification & mitigation practices, including seeking opportunities for continuous business improvement.

·       Significant experience in the evaluation of ICT infrastructure  (Hardware/Software) configurations for security vulnerabilities

·       Strong technical documentation skills

·       Experience in cyber security and/or ICT risk management with a focus on security, performance and reliability

·       Previous experience working in Defence or critical infrastructure

·       Working knowledge of current cyber security risks and experience implementing security solutions


Applicants are required to be Australian Citizens and either hold or be eligible for a current NV1 Defence Security Clearance.

ITAR regulations apply and as such your nationality may be a factor in determining your suitability.

Employment may be contingent on the satisfactory result of criminal and/or other background screens, which require the collection and transfer of personal information.


What we offer you:

At Lockheed Martin we value our team and the contribution they make every day. We offer rewarding career pathways working on interesting projects that make a difference, continuous professional development, and the opportunity to learn from a diverse team of talented individuals.

In return we offer:

Competitive remuneration
Options for genuine work/life flexibility including a 9-day, compacted fortnight
Membership to Destination Discounts – that saves you money on many every day purchases including supermarkets, petrol, department stores to name a few
Annual flu vaccinations
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Equal Opportunity Statement

Lockheed Martin supports Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity in the workplace by creating a place of employment that is, harassment free, diverse, fair, ethical, inclusive, and values the contribution of all its employees. Diversity and inclusion are the foundation of our culture and reflect our values of doing what’s right, respecting others and performing with excellence. By leveraging our employees’ unique talents and experiences, we will deliver innovative, affordable solutions and unparalleled customer value.