Associate Engineer - #catalystWSP

Date: 21 Feb 2024

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Company: Singtel Group


Singtel x Singapore Institute of Technology have embarked on a Work-Study Programme (WSP) launched in Feb 2023. The WSP is called “The Catalyst Programme” which is a structured on-the-job (OJT) development WSP that allows Polytechnic Diploma holders to secure a full-time position with Singtel while pursuing a university honours degree in Applied Computing. This programme is open to Singtel’s internal employees as well as external polytechnic diploma holders preferably from the ICT domain. Non-ICT diploma holders are encouraged to apply as well. In line with building capability in Singapore ICT sector this program will develop & groom talent over a 3-year period completing micro-credentials for each module which eventually stack-up to an honours degree in Applied Computing. Candidates will be offered a specific role as the one shared below. Are you ready for this challenge?


At Singtel, our mission is to Empower Every Generation. We are dedicated to fostering an equitable and forward-thinking work environment where our employees experience a strong sense of Belonging, to make meaningful Impact and Grow both personally and professionally. By joining Singtel, you will be part of a caring, inclusive and diverse workforce that creates positive impact and a sustainable future for all.


What you will do?


  • Monitoring and detection of security events & incidents; Report, escalate and investigate any security breaches to relevant stakeholders and SOC Director.
  • Provide network and security systems support to users, incident management, problem management, patch and vulnerability management and change management
  • Operate vulnerability scanning and compliance tools to identify system weaknesses and liaise with other Business Units to co-ordinate remedial actions.
  • Maintain proper incident, patch and change management control with accordance to operations requirements.
  • Onboarding IT and Network systems/platforms to the Security Incident Event Management (SIEM) Service, including developing use-cases, tuning, and optimizing, to improve effectiveness and accuracy of SIEM threat alerts.
  • Develop SIEM correlation rules for security monitoring and detection of new threats
  • Deploy related projects and provide consultation to various project stakeholders as a Subject Matter Expert (SME).
  • Performing the Continuous Service Improvement (CSI) function and participate in Operation Excellence forums to drive Continuous Improvement (CI) activities.




  • Diploma in Computer Sciences, Engineering, Information Technology, Cyber security-related field or equivalent discipline.
  • Good understanding of networking protocols such as BGP, EIGRP, OSPF, MPLS
  • Strong Knowledge in network security devices (NextGen Firewalls, IDS, IPS, UTM, SIEM, SOAR etc)
  • Basic knowledge of cyber intelligence tools, processes and reports
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to collaborate effectively with all levels of personnel and stakeholders.
  • Excellent attention to detail, verbal/written communication skills, and strong organization and time management skills, as well as the ability to effectively manage multiple tasks simultaneously under general supervision.
  • Technical skills in the area of cybersecurity engineering, IP network, cybersecurity detection/prevention technologies, virtualisation platforms and security controls.


We are committed to a safe and healthy environment for our employees & customers and will require all prospective employees to be fully vaccinated.