#SGUnitedJobs Cloud Security Specialist (SOC)

GOVERNMENT TECHNOLOGY AGENCY
  • Job Category
    Information Technology, Public / Civil Service
  • Contract type
    Full Time

Job Description

The Cyber Security Group (CSG) is the cybersecurity arm of GovTech that is committed to creating a safe and secure digital government. We are looking for a Cybersecurity specialist who can provide hands-on technical engineering and ownership of the growing cloud security program.

You will work closely with our Product and Operations teams to secure Government services and systems hosted within the Government Data Centre and Government Commercial Cloud environment.

What to expect:

  • Serves as the subject matter expert (SME) on Cybersecurity for CSG
  • Lead and influence multi-disciplinary teams in implementing and operating cyber security controls for cloud and on premise environment; micro-services, containers, applications, operating systems, databases, and networks
  • Establish, maintain and develop monitoring use cases, incident handling playbook, and perform threat hunting
  • Automate security controls, data and processes to provide better metrics and operational support
  • Work with cybersecurity technologies / tools such as TIPS, SIEM, SOAR, VA, GRC and etc
  • Evaluates new technologies against established requirements and validate the security of the technology including lab setup and proof of concepts (PoC)
  • Specify and write technical security clauses within project tender specifications

How to succeed:

  • Bachelor's degree computer science/ engineering or equivalent
  • 3-5 years’ experience in cybersecurity domain. More senior grades possible for candidates with relevant experience
  • Possess security certifications such as SANS GCIH / GCIA / GCDA / GMON, CISSP, AWS or any cloud service security specialty is an added advantage.
  • Up-to-date knowledge on cyber security technologies (TIPS, SIEM, SOAR, VA, GRC and etc)
  • Experience with modern IT approaches such as DevOps, Software Defined Network & Platform, Infrastructure as Code, Commercial cloud services and zero trust network.  Analytic platforms such as Splunk, Hadoop an advantage
  • Maintaining current knowledge on cybersecurity tools, technologies and standards (e.g. OWASP and MITRE ATT&CK framework) 
  • Knowledge in AWS, Azure or Google Cloud Platform environment and services would be an added advantage
  • Experience in management, deployment and maintenance of security infrastructure 
  • Experience in managing contractors and working in cross functional teams
  • Experience in enterprise data center operations or information security office an advantage

Closing on 08 Jul 2021