Job Offer: Deputy Director, Cyber Ops and Resiliency, Cybersecurity:Home Team Science and Technology Agency (HTX)
Deputy Director, Cyber Ops and Resiliency, Cybersecurity Agency: Home Team Science and Technology Agency (HTX) Job no.: 562255 Work type: Permanent/Contract Job location: Singapore Categories:InfoComm, Technology, New Media Communications, Engineering
Home Team Science and Technology Agency (HTX) HTX is the world's first Science and Technology agency that integrates a diverse range of scientific and engineering capabilities to innovate and deliver transformative and operationally-ready solutions for homeland security. As a statutory board of the Ministry of Home Affairs and integral to the Home Team, HTX works at the forefront of science and technology to empower Singapore's frontline of security. Our shared mission is to amplify, augment and accelerate the Home Team's advantage and secure Singapore as the safest place on planet earth. Reporting to the Director, Cybersecurity Centre of skills, the jobholder will provide security-by-design leadership abilities and drive the cyber-defence framework to ensure the overall cybersecurity resiliency and operations improvements for Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and Home Team Departments (HTDs).
Job responsibilities: The jobholder will be responsible for the following: » Lead the development of Vulnercapability Assessments/Penetration Testing, Threat Intel and Hunting capabilities and other advanced capcapability in MHA/HTX. » Develop and upscale the engineering team's know-how in the above cybersecurity capcapability domains. » Determine the significant solutions, technologies and leverage vendor engagement efforts to build and develop an advanced SOC, Penetration Testing/Vulnercapability Assessments, Malware analysis, as well as Threat Intel and Hunting capabilities. » supervise the planning and execution of Ministry/HTD level cybersecurity exercises in MHA/HTX. » Drive the reviews of processes and systems for Operation needs such as in MHA SOC, Digital Forensic, Threat Intel & Hunting capabilities. » Develop strategic partnerships with internal stakeholders as well as external government parties such as CSA and GovTech.
Job requirements » Tertiary qualification in Computer Science, Information Technology or related Engineering fields; or proven work practice and skillsets. » Minimally 10 years of work practice in related domain and preferably at least 5 years of cybersecurity related leadership abilities practice. Candidates with similar working practice in Singapore Government Agencies will be advantageous. » Technical Know-how: » Professional certifications such as CISSP, CREST, OSCP, CISSP, CEH (or equivalent) is preferred. » Equipped with strong knowledge of cybersecurity kill-chain processes, common cybersecurity attack vectors, NIST framework, MITRE ATT&CK framework, Penetration Testing and Red Team knowledge and cybersecurity incident management. » Display good knowledge of information technology systems such as networks, applications, servers, authentication, and emerging technologies. » Personal Traits: » Positive attitude and innovation mindset. » » Self-driven capability to prosperously lead and develop strategic capcapability development. » Strong leadership abilities, management, analytical and problem-solving skills. » Possess good communication skills with capability to build effective and strong working relations.
All new appointees will be appointed on a two-year contract in the first instance. We wish to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be notified within 30 days upon closing of the advertisement.
Advertised: 22 Jul 2021 Applications close: 18 Aug 2021 Apply now