IT Security Ops Center (SOC) Engineer | Contract role

Manpower Staffing Services (S) Pte Ltd



Information Technology


Apr 15

IT Security Ops Center (SOC) Engineer | Contract role

Manpower Singapore

EA Licence No: 02C3423

Job Nature: Contract

Job Category: IT-Hardware

Job Description

The ideal candidate will have a passion for cybersecurity, system monitoring and analysis, and developing/automating creative solutions. As a Security Engineer you will be expected to be skilled at identifying security gaps in infrastructure and process, effectively execute projects/initiatives to address them, demonstrate excellent judgment, prioritization and communication of technical security risks, and act as a security liaison supporting business units.

Job Scope:

  • Clearly and logically communicate and build support for your ideas,
  • Response and analysis of security issues created by automatic systems and people,
  • Troubleshoot technical issues within complex systems,
  • Proactively identify gaps, risks and issues and suggest possible solutions,
  • Operate our key security tools and constantly tune and build automated response playbooks,
  • Define security configurations for endpoint, network, e-mail security, etc.,
  • Design automated workflows to streamline security operations,
  • Analyzes and estimates feasibility, costs, time, and work effort needed to design and implement moderately complex technical solutions,
  • Monitor and proactively manage products and services to assure their performance, availability, security, and capacity,
  • Research, analyze and formulate recommendations regarding technologies, products, and solutions to fulfill requirements within the enterprise,
  • Act as a consultant on special projects for multiple teams,
  • Provide coaching and guidance to more junior staff, if needed
  • Evaluate and propose best practices/standards, process improvements, and security policy to provide the highest levels of availability, security and data privacy.

Job Requirements:

  • BS degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Security, or Information Systems,
  • Previous work experience in a security field at least 1 year
  • Able to take ownership of tasks and see through completion,
  • Willingness to learn, absorb and correlate technical information and then be able to interpret and simplify it,
  • Well organized and able to leverage best practices, able to thrive in fast-paced environment, and most importantly, have the ability to approach problems with a can-do attitude,
  • Ability to establish priorities, work independently and proceed with objectives,
  • Good communication skills to work with both collaborative cross-functional team of peers and departments within the company,
  • Understanding of various security technologies including AV, network security, e-mail security, SIEM, etc.,
  • Understanding of OS and application logging, with a focus on security event logging,
  • Understanding of security operations concepts,
  • Practical knowledge of basic networking protocols (TCP/IP stack - reading pcaps),
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows or Linux or MacOS Operating Systems on a command line level,
  • Experience with one or more programming or scripting language such as Python, VBScript, Perl, TCL or others
  • Good to have experience in Code examples (github, gitlab, etc.); CTF experience

Bernice Mae Nocum Rallonza EA License No. 02C3423 Personnel Registration No. R1442141

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