IT Security Controls Engineer

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions APAC
  • 20 Mar 19

IT Security Controls Engineer


Job Title: IT Security Controls Specialist

Location: Singapore


  • Understand Application Security vulnerability needs and gather technical requirements.
  • Engage closely with the platform engineering teams to help determine technical controls for obsolete windows 2003 Server and Windows XP platforms and determine a prioritized implementation schedule.
  • Architects, designs, implements, maintains and operates information system security controls and countermeasures.
  • · Document mitigating controls for obsolete windows 2003 Server and Windows XP platforms and facilitate training and capability handover to BAU teams

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field
  • 8+ years of Security experience in the context of vulnerability management, patch assurance and vulnerability remediation
  • Good understanding of cyber security and the challenges around implementing change in this space
  • Familiar with enterprise risk frameworks and the way large organizations govern risk thresholds
  • A highly analytical, process oriented, collaborative and creative individual
  • An individual that is willing to take ownership for driving change and challenge existing concepts
  • Hands on experience with system hardening for Linux and Windows Platforms via the implementation of controls.
  • Experience in designing, implementing system security controls and countermeasures.
  • Experience in managing large scale deployments of Application Security products
About Cognizant:

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