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Security Operations Analyst

Date: 21-Nov-2020

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Company: Singtel

We have a great opportunity for a talented and self-motivated Security Operations Analyst to join our team in NCS. At NCS, we seek to nurture talents in creating and developing innovative solutions. If you are passionate about new technologies and new ideas, NCS could be a place for you!


The NCS Cyber Risk Management & Security team is looking for a Security Operations Analyst to be part of a newly setup Cyber Operations function. As part of a new function, the incumbent will have the opportunity to work closely with multiple teams on the development of Cyber Operations and the ability to shape and influence the security monitoring process and other cyber operations activities. The incumbent will report to the Cyber Operations Lead. He/ She is responsible for daily cyber operations, incident response & investigation and has a part to play on cyber threat and vulnerability management.




  • Monitor and respond to security events and incidents using established incident response plan/runbook and creating process and procedures where none are already established.
  • Creation of SIEM custom detection rules to identify suspicious cyber threats or anomaly activities.
  • Experience responding to security events, including front-line analysis and escalation, on hacktivist, cybercrime, and APT activity.
  • Support cyber incident response plan/lifecycle to ensure proper assessment, containment, mitigation and documentation.
  • Reviews incident data and provide root cause analysis and recommendations on how to prevent future occurrences
  • Identify coverage and efficiency gaps in IR runbook, security data and response tooling.
  • Support a continuous vulnerability scanning and reporting program encompassing a vast network of internal and public-facing IT assets across multiple platforms and architectures.
  • Be on standby rotation for cyber operations duty. 


The ideal candidate should possess:


  • Degree/Diploma or higher in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent
  • At least 3 years of experience in cyber security operations or cyber security engineering.
  • Strong knowledge of various automated security control systems, encryption, message authentication, vulnerability assessment, threat intelligence intrusion detection, penetration testing and incident response.
  • Experience responding to security events, including front-line analysis and escalation, on hacktivist, cybercrime, and APT activity.
  • Good knowledge in Incident response lifecycle, different Operating Systems, TCP/IP networking and application layers.
  • Provide after-hours support on an on-demand basis.
  • Ability to work independently and with minimal supervision on assignments.
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, oral and written communications skills.


Bonus Points:


  • Security certification is preferred, such as GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (GCFA) or GIAC Reverse Engineering Malware (GREM)
  • At least 1 years of experience as an incident responder, SOC senior analyst or cyber forensic investigator.

If you would like to be part of the winning team that does great work, apply today!