You are visiting this website from:
Find Talent Find a Job

IT Security Officer

Back to all Jobs

Job Summary

  • Singapore
  • Permanent
  • JN -082023-1944871
  • Aug 11, 2023
  • S$50-99k
Job Description

As an IT specialist, you will be responsible for implementing and maintaining security controls at key IT systems and processes to secure the IT environment


  • Work with management and IT on continuous assessment of IT governance and risk management, identify gaps and drive action plans to address them
  • Closely track risk findings, action plans, and residual risks. Ensure that residual risks are signed off by appropriate authorities
  • Maintain and provide advisory support for IT Security policies and standards, and ensure alignment with regulatory requirements
  • Assess risks from deviations to policies and standards, and provide advisory and follow-up to help IT and business achieve compliance
  • Plan and conduct IT Security training and awareness sessions for staff, senior management, the Board, and customers
  • Conduct phishing exercises, improve risk awareness and foster a strong IT security culture among staff
  • Implement and maintain IT Information Asset inventory, and ensure that the inventory is updated
  • Lead and conduct cyber incident scenario planning and tabletop exercises
  • Provide regular risk reporting, such as Key Risk Indicator (KRI) reporting, audit point tracking, and security incident learning point tracking
  • Manage and monitor IT security systems and draw insights to improve the protection of data, systems, and networks
  • Conduct vulnerability scanning and coordinate penetration testing of on-premise and cloud workloads
  • Lead IT security initiatives to strengthen IT security posture
  • Ensure that data and infrastructure are protected by enabling security controls, hardening relevant systems and implementing appropriate monitoring
  • Maintain IT outsourcing register and contract. Conduct Third Party Risk Management and conduct periodic Third-Party risk assessment and due diligence checks on vendors


  • Fresh graduates with relevant skill sets or internship experience may apply. 2-3 years of working experience in IT security domains such as governance, risk and compliance, Business Continuity Management or in IT operations preferred.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills are a must
  • Team player and ability to work independently when the need arises
  • Strong organization skills and keen attention to details
  • Industry/cloud certifications (e.g. CISM, CISSP, AWS certifications) and understanding of relevant IT controls framework (e.g. CIS, ISO, ITIL, Cyber Security Framework) would be a bonus

If you are interested in this position, please click "Apply Now" and we will review your qualifications & reach out to you for further discussion & next steps.

Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to, therefore if you do not receive a response within 14 days please accept this as notification that you have not been shortlisted.

EA Licence No: 11C5502
Registration No: R1876903


Consultant Details

Consultant Details

Shalu Surana
Shalu Surana