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Assistant Director, Cyber Security

Our client is an established organisation.

Job No: 2735      |       Advertised on: 2023-01-13      |       CIC: Jaclyn Tan      |       Reg. No: R1104237
Job Location(s): East (eg: Kallang, Tampines, Changi)

  JOB DESCRIPTION Our client is actively searching for an Assistant Director, Cyber Security to join their team!
If you are a dynamic individual seeking a new career opportunity, read further!

The responsibilities of this role are:
  • Lead the Cyber Security team to manage all cyber security-related matters that support the university’s objectives and strategies
  • Provide leadership through the development of a culture of cyber security, cyber security strategies and action plans
  • Formulate cyber security goals and establish policies, standards and procedures in line with the university’s cyber security posture
  • Review, endorse and align cyber security and develop risk management and mitigation plans
  • Ensure cyber security compliance to university’s governance, policies and standards
  • Manage security audits, assess the impact and provide responses to cyber threats, incidents and remediation efforts
  • Develop cyber security awareness programmes and defined processes for Incident Management and Recovery including table-top exercises and drills
  • Report on cyber security initiatives, scans, incidents to management and statutory reporting to MOE
  • Advise on the appropriate cyber security solutions and technologies to be deployed
  • Align IT needs and security with the strategic cyber security direction
  • Implement change management process to keep up with evolving cyber threat landscape

The ideal candidate will need to have the following qualities and experience:
  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or equivalent
  • At least 10 years of management experience related to enterprise IT security, cyber security and/or cloud security
  • Good knowledge and experience with cloud security standards and cybersecurity frameworks like NIST, ISO27001, MTCS, CSA Security-by-Design and Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) are essential
  • Good understanding of both IT and business processes
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams to formulate and monitor security policies and procedures
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present to all levels of staff including Board members
  • Preferably with certifications in Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
  • Adaptable with willingness to readily take on tasks beyond scope of responsibility
  • Good leadership qualities with positive attitude and excellent team player

An exciting career awaits the right candidate! Click "Quick Apply" to register your interest now.

All applicants' CV will be treated with the strictest confidentiality. We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  SALARY S$10,000.00 - S$11,000.00 per Month


We will try our best to reply all candidates within 7 working days.

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