Casual Entry Level Security ICT role

Canberra location 

Cogito is a growing ICT company which deals with PKI and Identity Management solutions. We work in a fast paced environment with cutting edge technologies. We are looking to expand and this is a great opportunity to be involved in an entry level role in the PKI/Identity Management field.

We are seeking current university students that are studying Computer Science, IT, Software Engineering or a related discipline. We are seeking students interested in a casual position that are able to work a minimum of 20 hours a week in approximately four hour shifts ranging from 8am to 8pm.

This is an entry level position for students to be part of a team printing and issuing two-factor smart cards. Importantly, you must be an Australian Citizen and able to obtain baseline clearance.

This casual position requires very basic skills to print cards and distribute (placing into envelopes). However, this a great opportunity for students who have a keen interest in development of security software, Identity Management and IT security. Onsite training is provided.

The successful candidates must be self-starters, highly organised, quick learners and have the ability to work independently. Importantly, we are after university students that are hard workers with a strong work ethic.

We are after keen students with an interest in software development to apply, as these roles could also lead to other employment options within the company.


  • strong aptitude and willingness to learn new skills with demonstrated initiative for solving problems is highly desirable;
  • strong attention to detail and work ethic;
  • excellent communication skills with the ability to interact positively and effectively both individually and as a member of a small team is desirable; and
  • ability to obtain a base level security clearance (Australian citizenship essential).

Qualifications / Experience Requirements:

  • Current university students should apply as this is a casual role with permanent part time and full time employment options possible.
  • Australian Citizenship is a mandatory requirement for this position.

If you are interested in this position contact us today.