Cloud Security Consultant and Assessor (Perth or Adelaide)

Satalyst is seeking a Cloud Security Consultant and Assessor (Essential 8/Protective Security Policy Framework) to join our team of experience and skilled IT professionals.

Satalyst is a Gold Microsoft partner, who has achieved two Security Advanced Specialisation. Satalyst has been delivering innovative cloud solutions to Australian businesses for over 10 years. Our core practices are Cyber Security; Data and AI; Cloud App Dev; and Cloud Infrastructure and Managed Services. With comprehensive consulting expertise and deep implementation knowledge of Microsoft technologies, we provide clients with end-to-end solutions for every day and not-so-common business issues. We enable organisations to digitally transform with future proof and readily augmented solutions as the organisation evolves.

Candidates able to work from either Perth or Adelaide are invited to apply.

The Role

A fantastic opportunity for someone with a variety of security skills wanting to fast track their cloud security career.

You will work in a fast-growing team helping customers assess, implement, manage, and monitor their Microsoft security and compliance solutions. You will also be involved in delivering security assessments and environment hardening of Azure and Microsoft 365.

If you have a fantastic self-driven/customer-driven attitude and keen to broaden your skill set and assist clients understand and uplift their cyber security profile, this role could be for you!

Key Duties of the Role will include:

  • Delivering security services to Satalyst’s customers
  • Review and report on best practice cloud security
  • Review and report on Essential 8 maturity mitigations strategies
  • Conduct security assessments and risk analysis
  • Engaging with business leaders to complete assessments of current state cyber security profile/posiiton, understanding their business requirements to advise the best approaches to improve organisational cyber security awareness and pathway to increase maturity levels to meet future business needs
  • Conduct onsite advisory sessions and workshops with clients when required
  • Contribute to training and development of the team
  • Ensure compliance with SLAs as well as relevant process and procedures and will play an active role in continually improving them

What We Want


  • Strong experience in cyber security with a focus on the Microsoft technology stack
  • Minimum 2 years general experience in IT Security roles
  • Microsoft Certification MS-500 Microsoft 365 Security Administrator
  • Solid understanding of security threats, trends and standards
  • Ability to clearly communicate and provide consultation services to clients, potential clients and business stakeholders
  • Ability to prepare quality written correspondence, and internal and external-facing documentation
  • Ability to lead successful workshops and drive client meetings
  • Undertake and complete Microsoft certification exams
  • Australian Permanent Resident

Highly desirable

  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  • GIAC Cloud Security Essentials (GCLD)
  • Baseline / NV1 Security Clearance
  • Experience in mentoring and coaching of staff members
  • Prior experience working in a Professional Services Organisation
  • A tertiary qualification and/or industry security certifications

Soft skills

  • “CAN-DO” attitude
  • A good level of business awareness and commercial acumen
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills with both internal teams and external customers
  • Creative and tenacious problem solver, who will think beyond the status quo and will own issues until full resolution
  • High energy level coupled with a desire to take on responsibility
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritise work to maintain required productivity levels
  • Ability to work autonomously

The Offer

We are a small, welcoming, and connected ‘family’ with a personal approach. In addition to a professional work environment and a competitive salary and benefits, working with Satalyst can give you:

  • Work/life balance with work flexibility for the right person
  • A supportive and approachable management team that you’ll work with every day
  • Opportunity to work in smaller teams, therefore the ability to be involved in a wider range of activities
  • A great opportunity to work creatively with emerging technologies and to evolve the way of working with contemporary methodologies and practices
  • We provide ongoing support and development for your training and future career growth
  • We value growth mindsets as well as technical capabilities
  • We provide flexible working arrangements, including working from home

If you believe you have the right skills and more importantly the right character, attitude and spirit to thrive in the Satalyst environment, then send your cover letter and CV to

We look forward to hearing from you!

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