IT Security Officer

  • Job Category
    Information Technology
  • Job level
  • Contract type
  • Location
  • Salary
    S$7000 - S$12000

Job Description

Proactively monitors and assesses the security levels of IT applications developed and/or maintained by the IT Hub in India (Chennai) and in Singapore.


Participate to IT project reviews conducted both on a global and local basis across all platforms. This requires the incumbent to foster close working relationships with other business areas and IT Development/Production teams.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Working with business application project teams to ensure IT security compliance with group, business line or territory policies
  • IT Security risk assessment of business application projects
  • Contributing to IT security-related architecture committees 
  • Keeping records of security inventories such as security risk assessment files, security cartography, application inventory, etc
  • Coordination with IT teams and other security teams at the project level
  • Periodic reporting of security status to IT Security Domain Head
  • Source-code review on critical applications in Security

Functional knowledge

  • Good understanding of various banking business domains -

Technical skills

  • Network protocols and network connectivity concepts; Firewall and Internet technologies - Deep Knowledge
  • Secure application design and architecture principles - Deep Knowledge
  • Secure access control mechanisms: Encryption and Key Management techniques - Deep Knowledge
  • Various Operating Systems and Databases - Deep Knowledge
  • Knowledge of understanding digital transformation and mobile technologies and Cloud - Deep Knowledge
  • Knowledge of emerging technologies - Good
  • Knowhow of ASIA regulatory requirements - Good
  • IT Security Risk Assessment and Risk Management - Good
  • Knowledge of security principles like, security by design - Good
  • Knowledge in technologies like OAuth, Single Sign On, API based approach, TDD, BDD - Good

Qualifications and Experience :

  • Extended knowledge of IT Security concepts.
  • Experience in the IT industry with a strong background in computer operations, software development, and network administration.
  • Knowledge in Project Management.
  • Must be able to handle customers in a confident, positive and responsive manner.
  • To know how to define an action plan and to follow up on progress.
  • To be organized and meticulous.
  • Good communication, technical writing/diagramming skills.
  • Must be motivated, and able to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Must demonstrate ethical responsibility, maturity, and discretion.

Other Value-added Competencies :

  • Experience in banking application development environments is a plus

Closing on 04 Mar 2021