EY Information Security Associate (Penetration Tester), Advisory, Singapore in Singapore

Title: Information Security Associate (Penetration Tester), Advisory, Singapore

Location: Singapore

Job Number: SIN0036B

Cyber threats, social media, massive data storage, privacy requirements and continuity of the business as usual require heavy information security measures. As an information security specialist, you will lead the implementation of security solutions for our clients and support the clients in their desire to protect the business.

The opportunity

You will belong to an international connected team of specialists helping our clients with their most complex information security needs and contributing toward their business resilience.

You will be working with our Advanced Security Centers to access the most sophisticated tools available to fight against cybercrime.

Qualifications:

As a Penetration Tester within the Cybersecurity team, you will perform security assessments for clients through attack and penetration (primarily network penetration testing, web application vulnerability assessment and source code security review).

You will possess in depth business acumen and demonstrate ability to quickly assimilate to new knowledge.

You will remain current on new developments in advisory services capabilities and industry knowledge.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Evaluate and analyse threat, vulnerability, impact and risk to security issues discovered from security assessments

  • Advise clients on the security issues, including explanation on the technical details and how they can remediate the vulnerabilities in the systems

  • Perform research on latest threats and vulnerabilities as part of the Ernst & Young Global Advanced Security Centres (ASCs) initiative

  • Consistently deliver quality client services and manage expectations of client service delivery

  • Drive high-quality work products within expected timeframes and on budget

  • Monitor progress, manage risk and ensure key stakeholders are kept informed about progress and expected outcomes

  • Stay abreast of current business and industry trends relevant to the client's business

  • Develop and maintain long-term relationships and networks with clients and internal EY stakeholders

  • Demonstrate deep technical capabilities and professional knowledge

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A recognized university degree in Computer Science, Computer/Electrical Engineering, Information Technology or equivalent

  • At least one year of relevant working experience

  • Strong interest in the field of information security

  • Creative, independent with good problem solving skills

  • Strong analytical, interpersonal, communication and writing skills

  • Willingness to travel on overseas assignment as the need arises

Ideally, you will also have

  • Professional certifications such as Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP), GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and / or Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

  • Knowledge in penetration testing, programming, networks and operating systems

What we look for

Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you’ll be a confident team player that collaborates with people from various teams while looking to develop your career in a dynamic organization.

What working at EY offers

EY offers a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. We are committed to being an inclusive employer and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world.

Apply now.