cyber security specialist, lead role (va/pt) - red team in Singapore

hoon teck tan, randstad
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  • Exposure to wide range of security devices/technology
  • Autonomy to make key decisions

About the company

Our client is a government linked corporation with large investments in technology. As the company has recently invested in technology upgrades, they are susceptible to more unknow cyber risk and thus looking to hiring a new Cyber Security Specialist, Lead role (Red Team) to be based here in their global Headquarters here in Singapore.

About the job

Reporting directly to the Head of IT Security you will be responsible for:

  • Performing vulnerability assessment and penetration testing
  • Leading a lean IT security team to manage end-to-end process across Cyber Security
  • Providing advisory and recommend resolutions for security threats and vulnerabilities
  • Defining and enforcing security policies, SOP and monitoring for compliance
  • Enhancing early detection capability – This is through leveraging security data (Performing analysis of forensic evidence) to identify root case and close existing gaps in security control. This includes Identifying weaknesses and vulnerabilities within the system and proposing countermeasures.
  • Conducting security awareness training to business stakeholders to prevent and limit the impact of a potential cybersecurity event. This includes the development and execution of corporate security awareness and training programs
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of the IT security industry, including awareness of new or revised security solutions, security standards, trends / best practices, offensive techniques, and tools

Skills and experience required
As a successful applicant, you will have at least 8 years of experience in Cyber Security. Proven track record of managing a lean team is required. At least 5 years of experience with penetration testing and vulnerability analysis (e.g. Nessus, Qualys, etc)

Professional certifications, including GIAC, GXPN, GDAT, GWAPT, GPEN, GCIH, OSCP, OSCE, CREST, GMOB and CEH will be of added advantage.

Whats on offer

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing cyber security team with healthy flow of investment in technology with an end user environment.

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact Hoon Teck TAN at 6510 3633. (EA: 94C3609/ R1219669)


cyber security, it security, va, pt, Vulnerability assessment, penetration testing


no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma