Senior System Engineer (Cyber Security), Campus IT Services

Posted 16 November 2022
Salary 91-104K
Job type Permanent
ContactDylan Choo

Job description


The client is a renowned, public autonomous university in Singapore with a rich heritage in inspiring lifelong education and focuses on applied degree program primarily in social sciences. With more than 80 undergraduate/graduate programs offered by 5 schools, the client develops work-ready graduates and work-adaptive alumni to their fullest potential through their core education philosophy - professional competency with applied knowledge, social awareness of the needs of the society and passion towards lifelong learning.

Currently searching for a Senior Systems Engineer II (Cyber Security) for Campus IT Services, they are looking for enthusiastic cyber security professionals who constantly seek challenges and fulfillment to join them in this journey!


Job Description

The security engineer plays a vital role in keeping the University's proprietary and sensitive information secure. He/she is responsible for the security of the University's digital assets as well as protect it from unauthorized access. This includes securing both cloud-hosted and on-premise infrastructures, filtering out suspicious activities and mitigating risks before breaches occur.

• Configure and support network equipment and security appliances (firewalls, antivirus, and IDS/IPS)

• Monitor the University's networks for security breaches and investigate a violation when one occurs

• Administer the Security Information & Event Management (SIEM) system

• Conduct security assessments through vulnerability testing and risk analysis

• Identify/Troubleshoot fault and performance issues during an outage

• Perform internal security audits and tests

• Assist in the development of security standards and best practices for the University

• Prepare reports which include assessment findings, outcomes and logs review

• Assist the Manager/Director in all other assigned duties

• Assist in the general administrative function of the department

• Participate in university-wide events


Job Requirements

  • Degree in Computer Science, IT or equivalent (preferably cybersecurity related)

  • Security certifications such as CISSP or equivalent will be an advantage

  • At least 3 years experience in security-related administration, planning, implementation or operation

  • Experience managing security appliances in an enterprise environment that include: firewall, IDS/IPS, assessment and scanning tools

  • Experience in managing SIEM systems (logging from various platforms)

  • Strong understanding of networking technologies (routers, switches, TCP/IP)

  • Experience with different platform technologies (Windows, Linux)

  • Experience with security technologies (IDS, IPS, FW, AV, Proxies, DLP, PKI, TLS, SSL, VPN)

  • Able to take challenges, work independently or as a team, and be self-driven to learn new technologies

  • Demonstrates flexibility in responding to unexpected demands

*Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified

Dylan Choo, EA Personnel Registration: R2094227

Cornerstone Global Partners Pte Ltd, Company EA Registration: 19C9859


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