Security Consultant

About Gallagher

Our purpose at Gallagher is ‘Protect what matters most’ and we live it every day. Not only does our technology protect some of the world’s highest security environments and agriculture businesses but our purpose also means we care deeply about our people and their families.

Gallagher has operations in New Zealand, Australia, Asia, Africa, USA, Canada, the UK and Europe and exports to over 160 countries. Our culture is entrepreneurial in spirit, complex, challenging and ever changing and the business offers New Zealand based candidates unrivalled globally focused career paths.

We have established a dedicated business unit within the greater Gallagher corporate to bring dynamic and innovative thinking to the security space.  With a solid investment in R&D and innovation, we have high ambitions for momentous growth over the next few years, and we need the right people in the right places to help us get there. So, come and be part of a genuine New Zealand success story, building new products targeting a global audience. 


The Opportunity

We are on the hunt for a Security Consultant to enable our product development squads to build secure software, and responsibly manage the security lifecycle of their products. You’ll help to plan, implement, and manage processes and procedures for mitigating cyber security risks across our range of Gallagher Security productsAs a member of the Cyber Security squad, you’ll work with risk owners across all product development squads to ensure cyber security risks are appropriately evaluated and prioritized a regular cadence. You’ll conduct vulnerability research and assessments, ensuring that the process of identifying, analysing and mitigating vulnerabilities in a system is carried out effectively.

You’ll be joining a dedicated and engaged team who take pride in delivering cyber secure physical security systems to our customersYour role will also encompass fostering a strong culture of cyber security awareness and practice, by supporting existing cyber security processes with our development squads, regional teams, customers, installation partners, and external penetration testing firms.


The Fit

This is a great opportunity for the right person to demonstrate successful implementation of cyber security risk management processes, that will have a real-world impact in the products we build. We’re looking for someone who is a good communicator and can diligently plan and roll out new processes over a set periodCandidates for the role will ideally have the following experience and skillset:

  • Tertiary qualification in computing or risk management related studies (or equivalent experience).
  • Experience working in a team environment alongside Developers, Testers and Product Owners using agile methodologies (particularly Scrum and Kanban).
  • Experience with the software development lifecycle, and shifting left.
  • Demonstrated experience in Cybersecurity, preferably with exposure to application security testing, Windows, Linux and network topologies.
  • Previous experience of using risk management platforms.
  • Strong verbal and written communication and ability to write clear and concise documents describing process or problems.
  • Strong time management and prioritisation skills.
  • Strong relationship management skills in managing relationships between technical and non-technical stakeholders


Why Gallagher?

At Gallagher, we foster a supportive and family-friendly work environment, where collaboration, innovation, and continuous improvement are at the forefront of everything we do. We value work-life balance and prioritise the well-being of our employees.  We also offer:

  • Hybrid working model + when you’re in the office you’ll have free parking, subsidised on-site café and great eateries nearby.
  • Retirement plan contribution up to 5% (on top).
  • Life & Disability Insurance.
  • Boost App membership; Gallagher staff discounts at a variety of NZ stores.
  • Plenty of fun along the way; team building events, inspiring guest speakers, and team lunches.

Make a significant impact in Gallagher’s Cyber Security team and contribute to the success of our global business. Apply now!

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Permanent - Full time

Job no: CZDP46266

Location: Hamilton - New Zealand

Closing Date: Saturday, 27 April 2024