SOC Engineer

SOC Engineer

Devace Sdn Bhd,
2 - 10 Years
Not Specified

Job Description

*This job is based in Singapore.
Job Description

  • Installation, configuration, monitoring and response to security system
  • Keep updated on knowledge of the IT security industry: including awareness of new or revised security solutions, security standards, trends / best practices, offensive techniques and tools
  • Collaborate and work well together in the IT Security team
  • 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
  • Actively hunt and search for indicators and/or signs of external attackers
  • 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
  • Write and maintain Security Operations playbooks and standard operating procedures


  • Degree in Computer Science / IT Security or other related disciplines
  • Min 2 years of relevant experience in similar Security Operations, Cyber Security Analysis, Investigation and Incident response role
  • Candidates with relevant certifications (ie. CISSP, OSCP, CCNP, CEIH, GIAC) certifications are preferred
  • In-depth knowledge of how operating systems operate and how to detect malicious activity
  • Strong practical experience in cyber security (eg. cyberkill 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 client engagement skills as a technical contact point of the company
  • 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
  • Experience in configuring security rules for security monitoring
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Working knowledge of LAN/WAN concepts, Unix, Windows, SIEM

Xtremax Pte Ltd is an established, award-winning digital solutions agency.

Since 2003, we have grown into a strong strategic business partner with various Singaporean government bodies, large organisations, MNCs, local businesses and educational institutions.

Today, Xtremax is a large family network of over 300 professionals across the region, including Singapore (HQ), Bandung, Indonesia and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

With a vast portfolio of creating top-notch digital applications and our commitment to interactive design, strategic content-planning, continual innovation, and leveraging the latest technology, we are committed in delivering excellence to our clients.

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