cybersecurity manager (1 man show), global with an end user in Singapore

hoon teck tan, randstad
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  • Extensive interaction with Europe IT HQ
  • Key decision making for security roadmap globally

About the company

Our client is an established Europe MNC with over 50 years of experience in the industry. As part of their plan to aggressive growth plan in Asia, they are now hiring a new Global Cyber Security Manager to be based here in their Regional Headquarters here in Singapore.

About the job
Reporting directly to the Managing Director, You will be responsible for:

  • Defining and enforcing security policies, leading initiatives to assess the adequacy and effectiveness of IT controls and policies, ensuring that business users are compliant to the IS standards (ISO 27001).
  • Identifying cybersecurity threats to systems and detect security anomalous activities. This is achieved through managing trends, incidents, security events and analysis of security logs.
  • Conducting triage of cybersecurity incidents, investigation and incident response for Cyber security incidents. This includes conducting regular security analysis such as network security/ Firewall, SIEM, intrusion detection and prevention system
  • 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
  • Performing vulnerability assessment and penetration testing through external partners/vendors
  • Identifying potential gaps in security control to enhance early detection capability. This is through leveraging internal security data (Performing analysis of forensic evidence, log data, compromised hosts, and network traffic) and external sources (Industry portals and etc) to identify existing gaps in security control and close the gaps.
  • Evaluating emerging cyber security technology products and translate it to feasible solutions to strengthen cyber security defense of the company

Skills and experience required
As a successful applicant, you will have at least 5 years of experience in Cyber security. You should have proven track record in incident response/Splunk/SIEM in a Security operations Center (SOC) environment. Proven track record in Endpoint (Trend Micro, Symantec), Data Loss Prevention (DLP) and network security/firewall (Cisco, Fortigate, Palo Alto). Exposure to ISO 27001, GDPR and etc) is required for this role. At least 3 years of experience in intrusion detection, prevention system, vulnerability assessment, penetration testing with the assistance of external vendors will be highly preferable.

Candidates with exposure in interacting with IT HQ out of Asia will be of added advantage.

Whats on offer
This is an excellent opportunity to be a pioneer within the security team taking on a global role with an Europe MNC.

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you can reach me at or 6510 3633. (EA: 94C3609/ R1219669)


security, cyber security, is0 27001, siem, splunk, dlp


no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma