• Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • 2019-07-23

Senior Security Engineer - Security Monitoring & Analytics

  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type: Full time

Senior Security Engineer - Security Monitoring & Analytics

About Standard Chartered
We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It's about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.

We're committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.


The Role Responsibilities


Security Technology Services (STS) is a critical function within Standard Chartered Bank. It is the STS mission to protect the Bank from information security threats by delivering effective information security services, responding to security incidents, and educating staff. The STS team is instrumental in ensuring the Bank soundly meets its commitments to internal and external stakeholders and maintains an appropriate cyber security defence posture. Furthermore, the STS team plays a significant part in the Bank's 'Here for Good' vision and brand promise.

The importance of our mission has strengthened over time and is a principle concern for shareholders, clients, regulators and the communities we operate in. Our Banks success depends on the Group Information Security Function to maintain the correct balance of security capabilities and risk management across the all businesses and functions across our global footprint.

Main Purpose of Job:


Reporting to SMA, Engineering - Head; the objective is to provide Engineering and project related guidance to the Security Monitoring and Analytics Team. The Scope of the role will be to develop / Engineer solutions / tools that are related to the Security Monitoring and Analytics team ; The SMA Team provides Engineering / Tools Support to the other Verticals in the Security Domains, and are in charge of the tools such as SIEM (Splunk ES), Machine Learning (UBA), Security Orchestration (Phantom), Host Intrusion Detection, Database Access Management, Endpoint Security (Tanium), not limited to only these. The role also involves developing new solutions / apps for Splunk, Integrating them with other applications. Automating the Manual Process / Procedures that are being used in the Security Space and thereby reducing the manual work. The Role will act as the 3 rd level of Support for the Cyber Défense Centre Team and the other Support Team; liaise with the Vendor as and when required to provide consistent Support to the teams. The candidate should display a high attention to details and be able to establish effective working relationships with various functional teams within and outside STS. The candidate will be expected, by their example, to raise the rest of the team, which they will lead, to a high level of competency in these technologies

Key Roles & Responsibilities:
  • Provides Engineering & Technical related Leadership to the Security Monitoring & Analytics Service Line which includes Monitoring related tools
  • Serves as a Key Technical Engineering Resource for the Monitoring Tools and a Cyber-Security Expert.
  • Good Scripting Knowledge (bash / Python / SQL DB's / API's)
  • Design Solutions and Concepts for Data Aggregation and Visualization
  • Splunk Deployment / Configuration and Maintenance across a Variety of UNIX and Windows Platforms.
  • Build Splunk Apps to provide the required results.
  • Develop Reliable / Efficient Queries that will feed custom Alert / Dashboards and Reports.
  • Develop / Engineer the Solution as per the requirement.
  • Work towards automating things in the BAU Environment - reduce the manual effort involved
  • Work on POC in Development environment for new Tools
  • Integration of Splunk with other Tools either through API / Scripts / …. (Qualys / AWS / Remedy / Anomali/ …)
  • Identify and highlight to the appropriate authority any service concern or improvement opportunity.
  • Ensure customer satisfaction through improved service and quality. All escalation timely responded and closed.
  • Expected to meet or exceed key measures and objectives of your role. Ensure performance, productivity, skill and quality in line with the expectations
  • Adherence to the specified standards of Quality and Audit / Risk requirements
  • Upholding the Values of the Group and Company at all times and Compliance with all applicable Rules/ Regulations and Company and Group Policies.
  • To build relationship & network with stakeholders

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Having Diploma or Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Computer Science / Information Technology or its equivalent

  • 8-15 years of relevant Working experience in IT; out of which at least 3-4 years' experience on large and complex Security projects/ operations.

  • 2 - 3 years of experience in Banking Security Administration and System Reporting services sector preferred.

  • Proven hands - on experience in the following areas:

    • Security Operations/ Incident Response/Security Monitoring
    • Endpoint Security (SEP, Tanium)
    • SIEM Solutions - Splunk, Enterprise Security,
    • Orchestrations - Phantom
    • Machine Learning - Splunk-UEBA, Imperva Counter-breach
  • Knowledge in various technology platforms, domains and application development.
  • Advanced knowledge of UNIX, Windows, Security will be highly preferred.
  • Ability to collect and analyse data, establish facts, and make recommendations in written and oral form

  • Possess strong decision making, communication, interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Ability to work well autonomously and within a team environment

  • Strong business / client engagement skills

  • Time management skills with the ability to effectively follow up and track information

  • Experience working in a geographically dispersed team is an added advantage

  • Having Security Certifications (e.g. CEH, CISSP, CISM) will be an added advantage

  • People Manager /Team Lead skill will be an added advantage



Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions.