DevSecOps Engineer, Engineering Productivity

  • Job Category
    Public / Civil Service
  • Contract type

Job Description

The Government Technology Agency (GovTech) aims to transform the delivery of Government digital services by taking an outside-in" view, putting citizens and businesses at the heart of everything we do. We also develop the Smart Nation infrastructure and applications and facilitate collaboration with citizens and businesses to co-develop technologies.

Join us as we support Singapore’s vision of building a Smart Nation - a nation of possibilities empowered through info-communications technology and related engineering.

Our objective is to augment engineering teams with platforms and services that shortens time-to-market and improves operational agility. We employ DevOps principles and ‘shift-left’ technologies in creating solutions in areas like continuous integration/deployment, data sharing as well as applications observability, testing and security.

If you are looking for opportunities to collaborate with industry experts and work with highly motivated peers, we welcome you to join GDS Engineering Productivity (ENP).

This is an exciting position with many opportunities for groundbreaking contributions. You will use various tools to help improve and develop workflows with the goal of achieving automation.



As an DevSecOps Engineer

What you’ll be doing:

  • Work with stakeholders such as developers, infrastructure and platform engineers, etc. to achieve security objectives in an Agile setting

  • Lead and hold discussions to coordinate and plan for security tool deployments

  • Maintain and operate the health and uptime of existing security tools

  • Develop workflows using “Infrastructure as Code” to automate the infrastructure builds, tests, deploys for existing security tools

  • Integrate and/or expand security tooling onto cloud platforms

  • Explore, use and deploy new tools to solve security problems


What we’re looking for:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience with security engineering or related scope of work

  • Passion in driving for DevSecOps (and/or DevOps) transformation

  • Passion for automation and security best practices

  • Experience with “day-2” operation in an enterprise setting

  • Experience with (RHEL) Linux operating system in an enterprise setting

  • Experience with DevOps toolset like JIRA, BitBucket, Confluence

  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code methodology

  • Experience with cloud providers like AWS, Azure, GCP


Added advantage if you possess the following:

  • Experience with one or more of these technologies in an enterprise setting:

    Hashicorp Vault, Consul, Terraform, Splunk Enterprise, Tenable, Kubernetes, Helm and Docker

  • Experience with designing and architecting solutions in an enterprise setting

  • Experience in performing security risk assessments

  • Experience with continuous integration and continuous delivery /deployment methodology

  • Worked for an organization which succeeded DevSecOps transformation





Closing on 19 Jan 2022