Lead Cybersecurity Specialist (Intrusion Analyst)


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Job Summary

Job Type


Years of Experience
At least 4 years

Tech Stacks

Job Description

You will play a key role in the Government Cyber Defence (GCD) of Cyber Security Group (CSG) as Digital Forensic and Incident Response (DFIR) Analyst to manage and investigate cybersecurity incidents.

Successful candidate will be responsible for delivering three core domains, incident response, digital forensics and malware analysis, specialising in either one of the domains. Candidate needs to have the passion for DFIR and have the desire to learn and improve. Critical thinking and great communication skills are necessary for this role to convey technical concepts and advise decision makers on the best course of action. This is a key position in the Cyber Incident Response Team (CIRT).

What To Expect

  • Manage the team and ensure smooth operations of daily operations
  • Lead a team of DFIR analysts to ensure timely response to security incidents, root cause analysis and closure of incident
  • Investigate cybersecurity incidents that may involve digital forensic analysis, malware analysis and log analysis
  • Able to provide strong technical guidance on investigation and threat assessments
  • Assist the team in tasks prioritisation
  • Assess cybersecurity threats and vulnerabilities
  • Ensure the test incident response playbooks and processes are maintained and updated
  • Maintain situational awareness and keep current with cyber security news and threat actor Tactics, Techniques and Procedures (TTPs)
  • Prepare and review incident reports to update stakeholders
How To Succeed

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Information Security or equivalent
  • Professional certifications, including EnCE, GCFA, GREM, GNFA, GCTI, CISSP or other relevant certifications
  • Preferably 4 years or more of experience as a full time incident responder/digital forensic/malware analysis or related discipline
  • Understanding of operating systems and platform (e.g. Windows, Linux)
  • Knowledge of computer networking, LAN, and server
  • Ability to show proficiency in Forensic Toolkits such as Encase, FTK or Autopsy
  • Ability to perform basic static and dynamic malware analysis
  • Ability to analyse network and application logs
  • Good working knowledge of Cloud and Container technologies are a plus
  • Familiarity with good security practices
Other Requirements

  • Ability to multitask, prioritise and solid attention to details
  • Demonstrate a high degree of integrity, initiative, energy and endurance
  • Willingness to learn
  • Experience in leading a team for at least 1 year
  • Possess good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Singapore Citizen only


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