Network Security Consultant

Xtremax Pte Ltd| Date Posted: 14-Nov-2019
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Position Level:
Diploma, Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description

We’re looking for individuals who are technically strong Subject Matter Experts, constant learners and problem solvers. Candidates who thrive in a fast-paced environment, step up to face challenges, and are able to deliver results, are encouraged to apply.



  • Ensure SLAs and consistent quality of operational security operation services, and manage reports on the activities and performance of the team
  • Provide quick and effective Incident Response for detected/reported cyber security incidents and generate security reporting and metrics as required
  • Lead initiatives to enhance information security operations, develop key operating procedures and uses cases for cyber incident detection
  • Perform deeper analysis, trending and root cause analysis of the events/incidents (malware infections, unauthorized access, malicious emails, Phishing, Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks, etc.) by deep packet inspection
  • Identify and detect threats by utilizing threat intelligence, indicators of compromise (IOCs) from different threat Intel sources and regulators, and analyze set logs from different security & network devices, operating systems, databases, web servers/applications
  • Perform tests and checks on system for weaknesses in software and hardware
  • Stay updated on the latest Cyber threats, Attacks and vulnerabilities etc.


  • Degree in Computer Science / IT Security or other related disciplines
  • Min 4 years of relevant experience in similar Security Operations, Cyber Security Analysis, Investigation and Incident response role
  • Candidates must possess CISSP certifications
  • Strong practical experience in cyber security (eg. cyber kill chain, TTP, threat intelligence, malware triage, understanding risk, assessment, legal and regulatory requirements, threats, vulnerabilities, security policies etc.) and security principles and protocols (Networking, Operating System and Cyber Security concepts)
  • Good understanding of different attacks on System, Network, Applications, knowledge in Internet infrastructure, networking technology and network security (i.e. DNS, DHCP, Firewall, WAF, IDS, IPS, VPN, APT and TCP/IP protocols)
  • Broad knowledge and proven experience in incident handling and incident response methodologies
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Working knowledge of LAN/WAN concepts, Unix, Windows, SIEM


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Xtremax Pte Ltd