#SGUnitedJobs Incident Responder

  • Job Category
    Information Technology, Public / Civil Service
  • Job level
    Middle Management
  • 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. You will be part of a security operations team as the first point of contact to users. The job responsibility involves monitoring and analysis of cyber threats; assisting users remotely in handling and resolving reported security incidents, answering queries concerning published security advisories. You are expected to resolve most of the security incidents, and be able to perform analysis effectively, identify the root cause and escalate the incident to the next level, if necessary.

What to expect:

  • 24 x 7 Internet Threat Assessment and Surveillance
  • Analysis of security related information and events
  • Escalation of incidents for validation and remediation
  • Handling of phone and email enquiries
  • Compilation and generation of incident reports and statistics
  • Preparation and publishing of security advisories
  • To develop operations processes according to established standards and policies
  • To adhere to all defined policies and procedures; assist in developing and maintaining security operations, assist in reviewing and improving policies/procedures/tools relating to security operations; assist in designing and implementing automated operations processing

How to succeed:

  • At least possess a Diploma/NITEC or equivalent
  • Related experience would be an added advantage
  • Knowledge of operating systems and platform (Windows and Linux)
  • Knowledge of network concept (LAN, WAN, TCP/IP)
  • Knowledge of web server and database
  •  Knowledge of adversary tools and techniques (e.g., buffer overflows, browser attacks, phishing, DNS poisoning)
  •  Familiarity with security best practice

Other Requirements:

  • Able to perform shift work
  • Able to work independently as well as contribute as a strong team player
  • Demonstrate a high degree of integrity, initiative, energy and endurance
  • Possess good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Singapore Citizen only 

Closing on 24 May 2021