Assistant Director (Threat Assessment)

MINISTRY OF DEFENCE
  • Job Category
    Information Technology, Public / Civil Service
  • Contract type
    Permanent

Job Description

You plan and lead the execution of Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) effort to assess if MINDEF/SAF networks and systems are at risk and take pre-emptive protection measures to mitigate potential risk and report significant findings to Management on a regular basis. Additionally, you support the cyber security efforts at the National and Defence Cluster level. Your challenge lies in being able to co-relate the CTI gathered to provide a comprehensive assessment of the cyber risk profile of MINDEF/SAF systems and networks, and having a deep understanding of MINDEF/SAF networks and systems so as to make better risk assessments.

You must have a tertiary qualification in information security, computer science, computer engineering or related field, with at least 6 years relevant working experience in security operations centre or cyber security related industry. You should possess at least one professional certification or industry recognised qualification related to cyber incident handling, intrusion analysis, or perimeter protection, e.g. GCIH, GCIA, GPPA. Having experience in the management of incident response management, security monitoring, cyber investigations or security operations will be advantageous. You must be self-motivated, proactive and take ownership to resolve problems. Possession of well-developed critical thinking, strong analytical and problem-solving skills is required.

To apply, please submit your application at https://www.go.gov.sg/dxoapplicationform. Only applications submitted through this form will be processed.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.


Closing on 25 Apr 2021