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Security Consultant


About Alcidion

The world of healthcare is evolving. At Alcidion, we are playing our part. Every day, we help healthcare organisations to embrace smart technology. We make a positive difference to patient outcomes and we have a simple purpose, that is, to transform healthcare, together with our customers. We are a focused team of like-minded people with a set of skills and products that create a unique offering in the global healthcare market. The Alcidion Group of companies brings together the very best in technology and health sector knowledge to deliver solutions that make healthcare better for everyone.

The Role

As the Security Consultant, you will work closely with our stakeholders to enhance all aspects of the cybersecurity practices at Alcidion; provide guidance on security matters; lead our responses to incidents and events, development, administration and assistance of security practices and procedures; and deliver security related projects.

How you will add Value to the Team

The key responsibilities of this role will include but not be limited to:

  • Assist with the delivery of our cybersecurity strategy
  • Ensure the company adheres to agreed security standards and compliance requirements
  • Design and develop security controls, policies and procedures
  • Manage, report and remediate cyber incidents and vulnerabilities
  • Provide guidance on security related tasks, projects and queries
  • Perform and/or assist with security due diligence, risk assessments and auditing processes
  • Provide ongoing cyber security awareness training to all staff
  • Actively monitor and resolve security alerts or issues across all our systems
  • Maintain and enhance all security documentation
  • Advise on counter measures to emerging cyber threats
  • Implement security technology platforms
  • Other duties as required

How you will Best Succeed

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • Significant experience in security consultant or cybersecurity roles
  • Proven experience in ensuring organisational security adherence and compliance
  • Proven ability to lead an incident or breach response end to end from identification, communication and investigation to remediation
  • Experience developing and maintaining security policies and procedures
  • Experience implementing and maintaining ISO 27001 and GDPR compliance
  • Developing and delivering organisational cyber awareness training
  • Experience in configuring, monitoring, and maintaining the security of systems such as Microsoft technologies (Windows, Office 365, Azure), end point management systems (DLP, MDM, AV), AWS, Firewalls (IPS, IDS), Email gateways, Web Proxy, networking systems (VPN) and other related tools and technologies
  • Solid understanding of and experience in performing risk-based security assessments across an organisation and associated technologies
  • Proven ability to troubleshoot problems, assess options and recommend solutions for remediation and recovery
  • Effective maintenance of security documentation, registers and records
  • Knowledge of security related regulatory requirements, security frameworks and best practices
  • Passionate about and demonstrated experience in customer service
  • Strong communication, co-ordination and problem-solving skills
  • Experience performing and managing out of business hours security monitoring, incident detection, and resolution

Benefits of working at Alcidion

What will you love about working with Alcidion?

  • Flexible working is welcomed and can include flexible start and finish times and work from home options
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Professional development options
  • A learning culture designed to best utilise each individual’s skill set and cultivate a culture of empowerment
  • Health & wellbeing initiatives
  • A desire to make work life fun!

Statement of Posting

  • You must have the right to live and work in Australia to be considered for this position
  • Prospective employees will be required to undertake pre-employment checks, which may include referee, criminal record and employment history checks as required
  • Alcidion is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive culture and encourage all interested applicants to apply
  • To keep our employees and customers safe, COVID-19 Vaccination is a requirement of employment with Alcidion
  • No agency enquiries or applications please

How to apply

If you are excited by the idea of working with a great team of like-minded individuals and believe you fit the criteria above, please send your application to

To be considered you must also include a cover letter detailing how you meet the requirements of the role and why you would love to work for Alcidion.