Cyber Security Engineer – Singapore


Key Role

As Cyber Security Engineer, you will serve as a subject matter expert in many areas of security. You will lead and execute a variety of engagements and projects such as the integration of security solutions as well as the security review of our customer’s environments and information systems.

This role will be part of a team of IT security and information security experts, providing excellent services to customers and internal teams.

Key Responsibilities

Responsibilities may include the following, but are not limited to:

  • Review the design and architecture of our customers’ environments against industry security best practices and guidelines such as NIST 800-53, ISO27001, and CIS Top 20 Controls
  • Review the configuration and hardening state of our customers’ information assets (e.g. security and network devices, workstations, servers, applications and middleware) against security best practices and guidelines such as the CIS Benchmarks
  • Manage and execute complex projects such as the integration and upgrade of security solutions (firewalls, proxies, web application firewalls, DDos, End Detection and Response, Identity and Privilege account management solution, SIEM, vulnerability management solutions)
  • Adapt industry security guidelines such as CIS Benchmark or checklists available from the NIST Security Configuration Checklists Repository. Where applicable customize these benchmarks to align with our customers’ policies.
  • Evaluation and maintenance of security system plans and procedures to safeguard internal information systems

What we are looking for

Minimum Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in computer science or information systems, or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum of two years direct Information Security experience in a security analyst, engineer, architect, consultant or a similar role
  • Strong background in security architecture including a deep knowledge of IT network security (secure LAN, WAN, vLAN, MPLS, and secure network zoning and restricted network design) and cloud-based technologies
  • High proficiency in a variety of operating systems such as Unix/Linux/Mac/Windows operating systems
  • Strong background in Network Engineering including a deep understanding of Windows Server architecture, Windows Virtualization, Networking, Backup Solutions, and Disaster Recovery
  • Strong knowledge and experience designing and implementing technical security solutions such as secure remote access, firewalls, web proxy, and identity management solutions both internally and within cloud provided services
  • Proven understanding of the current vulnerabilities, response, and mitigation strategies used in cyber security
  • Experience of designing and incorporating technical security controls that align to NIST 800-53
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including a demonstrated ability to prepare quality documentation and presentations for technical and non-technical audiences
  • CCNA, MSCA, MSCE or other certifications demonstrating core technical skills

Language Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills in English (written and spoken)
  • Other languages such as Mandarin is an advantage

Soft Skills:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, capable to interact with people at all levels; team player
  • Action-oriented and results driven
  • Organized with strong time-management skills
  • Flexible attitude, reliable
  • Customer friendly approach and appearance
  • Willingness to travel
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills