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Lead Engineer - Symantec Endpoint

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Job Summary

  • Singapore
  • Permanent
  • BBBH769373
  • Nov 04, 2020
  • Competitive
Job Description

Lead security Engineer with strong experience in Symantec Endpoint protection management for an award winning IT Healthcare Leader in Singapore


Job Role: Assistant Lead Engineer

Position Summary / Project Description

The incumbent will be to manage ID management and SEPM with the vendor.

Role and Responsibilities

a) ID Management

The Engineer undertakes complex projects related to systems provisioning, installations, configurations as well as monitoring and maintenance. He/She applies highly developed specialist knowledge and skills in systems administration and works toward continuous optimisation of systems performance. He implements systems improvements and instructs other IT staff in the resolution of complex issues. He is required to be on standby with on-call availability with varied shifts including nights, weekends and holidays.

He is able to quickly and effectively solve issues as they arise. He is able to methodically identify the cause of the issue, evaluate it and develop a solution in collaboration with the team. He communicates effectively and displays high level of service standards.


The Security Engineer plans and oversees monitoring and maintenance of security

operations, and provides direction and leadership to internal resources. He/She

provides expertise on security technologies and innovative security concepts, and

works toward enhancing the resilience of security operations. He coordinates ongoing

reviews of existing security programs, protocols and planned upgrades. He

establishes escalation processes for security incidents and develops contingency

plans and disaster recovery procedures. He focuses on policy implementation and

control. He is diligent and watchful in monitoring security operations, systems and

activities. He is also a confident leader who develops plans and solutions to address

security incidents and also one who has a passion for engaging and developing

others in his team.

Implement security operations strategy

  • Contribute to the definition of the overall security strategy
  • Align security operations functions with the organisation's overall business objectives
  • Advise senior leaders on critical issues that may affect corporate security objectives
  • Advise the design and implementation of security policy and controls
  • Provide expertise on security technologies and innovative security concepts
  • Provide technical and operational oversight for security tool deployment and implementation

Monitor security systems

Develop plans for monitoring security systems and responding to cyber security incidents

* Guide the identification and measurement of critical security operations metrics

* Develop detection and alerting rules

* Monitor levels of service of the security operations

* Present periodic status reports to management

Maintain security operations

* Oversee planning and coordination of 24 x 7 security operations coverage

* Coordinate ongoing reviews of existing security programs/protocols and planned


* Monitor compliance to security policies, regulations, rules and norms

* Drive continuous improvement of security operations

Respond to security incidents

* Set internal guidelines for effective processing and escalation of incidents

* Review reports on incidents and breaches

* Develop contingency and disaster recovery plans for specific security incidents

* Coordinate prioritisation of alarms and resources for incident responses

* Oversee the development of emergency protocols

* Recommend systems and procedures for the prevention, detection, containment

and correction of security breaches

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Candidate must possess at least a Diploma, Advanced/Higher/Graduate Diploma, Bachelor's Degree, Post Graduate Diploma, Professional Degree, Computer Science/Information Technology or equivalent.
  • At least 3 years of working experience in the related field is required for this position
  • Preferably technically strong in Identity Management System with application operations experience
  • Knowledgeable in Microsoft products, windows server 2008, IIS, MS excel
  • Good interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to multi-task, resourceful, a fast learner and self-starter
  • At least 6-8 years' of experience in the Security capacities
  • Strong knowledge and experience in End User Computing, Server, Network and Security
  • Strong experience in supporting Windows, Messaging (Exchange), MDM, Switch, Router, Firewall, NAC, VPN (F5), McAfee FFE/FDE.Network Support - in the areas of wireless, wired, VPN
  • Patch Management (MS OOB, SEP, ATP), Endpoint Protection (Symantec), Vulnerability Assessment

EA Licence No: 11C5502
Registration No: R1876903


Consultant Details

Consultant Details

Shalu Surana
Shalu Surana
  • Programme Delivery Consultant | M3S
  • +65 6818 3144