Cybersecurity Operations Specialists (National Digital Identity)


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Job Type


Years of Experience
At least 3 years

Tech Stacks

Job Description

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.

Imagine citizens having a common and secure digital identity that will make their lives so much easier, and open doors to a plethora of services for them - allowing citizens to do everything from accessing health prescriptions, completing government transactions to starting a bank account through their smartphone.

If you are inspired by this vision, we invite you to join our National Digital Identity team. You will collaborate with a team of highly motivated peers to develop and deploy the next generation National Digital Identity platform that will transform the lives of citizens by enabling secure and seamless delivery of personalized online digital experiences.

What you will be working on:

  1. Oversee security and lead external team of security operations team
  2. Collaborate and work with the various stakeholder to develop DevSecOps pipeline and workflow.
  3. Review and ensure DevSecOps tools and infrastructure provisioning & configurations adhere to GOVTECH guidelines and policies.
  4. Identify automation opportunity to improve efficiency and productivity
  5. Experience in implementation of Security Orchestration, Automation and Response
  6. Agile development driven delivery support with continuous integration and delivery.
  7. Provide application lifecycle support to monitor vendor’s release information of security patches/fixes and oversee the implementation status.
  8. Take ownership of security incident response lifecycle management process and protocols
  9. Provide direction to security teams in investigating potential security events / incidents
  10. Prepare and lead security operations team in all Audit / Business Continuity Planning exercises
  11. Work closely with GovTech Cyber Security Group and Cyber Security Agency of Singapore in providing security solutions to the various product and operations team, as well as shaping NDI security incident response framework
  12. Develop and lead the security team in implementing proposed security solutions and governance controls in DevOps pipeline
  13. Ensure currency of NDI security posture and security documentation, in compliance to the stipulated Government policies and regulations
  14. Collaborate with highly motivated individuals across cross-functional teams, in a fast-paced environment
  15. Keep abreast of security technology and tools, explore leveraging security tools to automate incident response. Define, refine and implement continuous improvement to security operations

What we are looking for:

  1. Possess at least 3 years of experience in Information Security
  2. With at least 2 years’ experience in implementing or supporting Security monitoring products (e.g. SIEM, EDR, EPP,DAM), Security Network Products (e.g. Firewall, NIPS), data protection / security products
  3. Minimal 2 years hands-on-experience on building cloud infrastructure, container platform and/or managing DevSecOps tools
  4. Experienced in working with AWS infrastructure and serverless cloud architecture, migration, deployment and components.
  5. With experience in Security Incident Lifecycle management / response or leading a security operations team. Security operations experience in mission critical systems / applications will be and added advantage
  6. Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Electronics and Computer Engineering or equivalent
  7. Well verse in DevOps pipelines, Agile methodologies and Cloud Infrastructure & services
  8. Cloud Security Certifications such as Certified DevSecOps Professional (CDP), Certified DevSecOps Engineer (DSOE), or Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)
  9. Security Certifications such as CISSP, CISM, GCIH, GIAC will be an added advantage
  10. Strong verbal and written communication skills are essential. The ability to articulate security and technical concepts/terms to layman will be desired.
  11. Demonstrate strong ability in analytical & problem solving skills
  12. Be adaptive and self-motivated to succeed in a fast paced environment
  13. Ability to work independently and demonstrate leadership capabilities
  14. Strong interpersonal & management skills to succeed in a highly collaborative and cross-functional team environment

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company as we believe that diversity is essential to innovation. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.

Our employee benefits are based on a total rewards approach, offering a holistic and market-competitive suite of perks. This includes generous leave benefits to meet your work-life needs. We trust that you will get the job done wherever you are, and whatever works best for you – so work from home or take a break to exercise if you need to*. We also believe it’s meaningful for you to keep honing your craft in the constantly-evolving tech landscape, so we provide and support a plethora of in-house and external learning and development opportunities all year round.

Subject to the nature of your job role that might require you to be onsite during fixed hours


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