Feb 08, 2023

Lead Trainer Cyber Security

  • Institute of Data
  • New Zealand

Job Description

About the Institute of Data

The Institute of Data is a Professional Network of Data Scientists, Cyber Security Analysts and Software Engineering. In partnership with leading universities in Australia, New Zealand & America, the government of Singapore and hundreds of employers, we transform careers for a data-driven world.

About the role

We are looking for Lead Trainers to lead this transformative experience in 2023. Opportunities include Full Time (during weekdays) and Part Time (during evenings & weekends) for 3-6 month contracts. The work is remote via virtual classrooms.

The course you will be teaching includes how to defend from cyber-attacks and develop business solutions for businesses and government organisations including consulting techniques and simulating commercial projects. Assessment is in the form of labs and project work. Students graduating from the course should be well equipped to take on junior cyber security roles.

  • Deliver and coordinate teaching, student direction and career opportunities

  • Provide students with meaningful and prompt feedback on their progress

  • Collaborate alongside staff in order to best meet the needs and learning styles of your students

  • Guide students through the development of real world projects that will showcase their abilities to hiring managers

  • Facilitate a dynamic and collaborative classroom community

  • Inspire students to persevere through the challenges of learning complex subjects.

About you

  • You have at least 3-5 years of professional cyber security and consulting experience.

  • You are proficient in Cyber Tools - digital literacy (Python) and popular tools for use in cybersecurity, networking and protocol, system structures.

  • You have experience with data security, education, training and awareness - social engineering, phishing, hacking etc, strategies to prevent employees from becoming victims of hacking, knowledge of training and awareness programs for your organisation.

  • You can demonstrate experience with penetration testing - kali linux popular array of tools, website pen testing, external/internal (Blackbox/White box) system exploitation, vulnerability testing.

  • You can demonstrate experience and explain security management and administration - creating and enforcing a security policy, managing security staff, working alongside the IT department, Technical elements like patching and securing systems

Culture & Benefits

  • Remote work

  • Contract opportunities inside & outside of business hours

  • Work in a fun supportive virtual environment

  • Make a life-changing impact by doing what you know and loveJoin our leading global industry network and be connected to some of the top employers & clients from around the world

  • Speaking opportunities as industry events

  • Build your personal brand with industry articles