Security Architect at Tyro

Security, Full-time, 55 Market St, Sydney, NSW sydney full-time
Posted 29 days ago

Why work for us

We're not just like every other bank. Tyro has always been a tech company at heart, but fostering a diverse and inclusive environment, and a passion for continuous learning has always been one of the most important parts of our company's culture.

Tyros are a highly collaborative mix of people. You will work closely with our awesome teams and individuals in engineering, product management, customer support, sales and other functions within the business. Our strong team of 600+ Tyros, just like our customers, are the lifeblood of our business. We go to great lengths to ensure a positive and enjoyable employee experience for all. Everyone is committed to delivering great outcomes for our customers, and you will have the chance to change the face of payments and commerce for Australian businesses.

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About the Role

The role of a Security Architect is to work with Tyro internal stakeholders to develop Tyro’s security strategy to protect its data, applications, and infrastructure from emerging threats & vulnerabilities.
This role will work closely with Head of Security Strategy & Architecture, CISO and Information Security Leadership team to execute and maintain Tyro’s Information Security Strategy Program. You will also work closely with the internal security team and boarder technology teams to implement security controls, conduct security assessments, and lead projects to enhance security. Whilst based in Sydney, you will report to the Head of Security Strategy & Architecture.
The role is expected to divide the work week as follows:
 20% Influencer | 10% Strategist | 70% Execution

What you'll do

  • Define and deliver appropriate architecture for operating internal cyber security services, products, and processes aligning with Tyro’s goals and objectives.
  • Develop security reference architectures and patterns to promote efficiency and reuse of sensible security defaults.
  • Provide security architectural expertise to teams across Tyro on existing and new solutions, particularly on larger and more complex projects.
  • Uphold and contribute to Tyro’s strong risk culture by complying with our policies, completing mandatory training and identifying and managing risks within your day-to-day work.
  • What you'll bring

  • Strong communication and leadership abilities, with the ability to influence the engineering teams towards a united vision and goal.
  • Experience with implementing a Secure By Design methodology for embedding security throughout the product development lifecycle.
  • Hands on experience with securing a hybrid cloud environment, with a mixture of on-premise, multi-cloud providers, and container platforms.
  • Expert knowledge of at least one cyber security frameworks including NIST CSF, ISO27001, CIS and PCI-DSS including practical implementation.
  • Demonstrated experience in implementation in at least one of the following domains: Zero Trust Network Access, Cloud Security Posture Management, Data Protection, Secure Development Processes.
  • Perks & Benefits
    We offer some amazing employee benefits such as a flexible working environment with a mix of in-office and remote working, learning & development opportunities for professional and personal development, 16 weeks paid primary carers leave, 12 weeks paid secondary carers leave, annual team based volunteer day, novated leasing, social events which includes multiple craft beer kegs (selection of beers carefully selected by our beer connoisseurs), wide selection of wine, variety of snacks and a ping pong table, selection of board and video games and many more!

    Our Story
    Launching in 2003, Tyro has grown to become Australia’s largest EFTPOS provider of all ADIs outside the big four banks. With over 600 staff, $34 billion in transactions in FY22, we’re much more than an EFTPOS provider – Tyro is an Australian bank and operates under the supervision of the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA). With 10 industry firsts to market, Tyro is a leader in credit, debit and EFTPOS card acquiring, Medicare and private health fund claiming and rebating services to Australian businesses.

    Wow the Customer - We love our customers and we want them to love us too.
    Be Good - We're open and transparent, and we do the right thing - even when nobody's watching or it's really hard.
    Commit to Greatness - We think big, move fast and dare to be different. We're always asking "what's next?"
    Stay Hungry - We ooze passion and determination and we play as a team to win.
    Win Together - We are a united team. With growth mindsets and without ego, we embrace diversity to collaborate, innovate and accelerate.

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