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AVP, Cybersecurity Engineering Specialist (Cloud Security and Data Loss Prevention)


Singapore, SG

Job Function:  Data & Technology
Job Type:  Permanent
Req ID:  8385

The Technology Group (TG) is a key enabler to keep our business moving forward and is constantly exploiting state-of-the-art information technologies to enhance GIC’s ability to be the leading global long-term investment firm. We aim to provide users with empowering and transformational capabilities, and to create an inclusive, innovative and integrated work environment.

We are looking for a suitable candidate for the role of AVP, Cyber Security Engineering (Cloud security and Data Loss Prevention).


The individual will report to the Head of Cybersecurity & Systems Security Engineering, which is one of the key functions under Cyber Security, Information & Technology Risk (CSITR) division of Technology Group.




  • Identify and recommend improvement areas in existing enterprise security architecture, to keep GIC protected against evolving cyber security threats
  • Align and balance business requirements with cyber security, information and technology requirements, based on the organization’s risk appetite
  • Evaluate, perform proof-of-value/proof-of-concept, design, build and implement enterprise-class cyber security systems
  • Develop integrated security operating models and documentation to ensure operational efficiency, cost effectiveness, scalability and sustainability
  • Act as a domain expert and trusted partner in CSITR; work closely with stakeholders in Technology Group and Business Groups, on cyber security engineering related matters




  • With a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Engineering or equivalent.
  • Minimum 7 years in Cyber Security or Information Security, preferably in financial services or asset management industries.
  • Hands-on experience in implementing and operationalizing cloud security solutions (IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS) and also data loss prevention solutions.
  • Ability to do scripting and coding, with proficiency in Python or similar programming languages.
  • Professional qualification in cloud technologies, such as Amazon Web Services and Azure certification.
  • Familiar with cyber security products such as SIEM, threat intelligence, security incident response and forensic investigation tools, anomaly analytics tools, endpoint protection tools, etc would be advantageous.
  • Ability to be versatile and inquisitive, having strong attention to details, possesses a analytical mind and outstanding problem-solving skills.
  • Desire to learn, working in a diverse environment, interacting with multiple teams and functions to support strategic goals.
  • Professional qualification in information security, such as CISSP / CISM / CEH will be advantageous.

Our PRIME Values

Our PRIME Values

GIC is a values driven organization. GIC’s PRIME Values act as our compass, enabling us to fulfil our fundamental purpose and objectives. It is the foundational bedrock which governs our behaviors, our decision making, and our focus. It informs both our long-term strategy as a firm, and the way we relate to our Client, business partners and employees. PRIME stands for Prudence, Respect, Integrity, Merit and Excellence.