Assistant Director (Cyber Defence Ops Planning)

Ministry of Defence

Job Description

You liaise with MINDEF/SAF agencies on the development and implementation of cyber security-related plans to safeguard MINDEF/SAF against cyber threats. You support the Defence Cyber Organisation in the conduct of operational planning, as well as coordinate the deployment of cyber incident response teams when required. You synchronise cyber security operations, planning in coordination with the other agencies in MINDEF/SAF during major cyber incidents. Additionally, you will be called upon to advise on any plans and orders that relate to cyber security, and are also be part of the team that plans and conducts cyber security exercises. Your challenge is to quickly assimilate the potential severity of the harm from cyber threats and translate this understanding into an implementable operations plan to defend MINDEF/SAF networks and systems against such threats. 


Job Requirements

You must have a tertiary qualification, preferably in information security, computer science or computer engineering, with at least 3 years’ work experience in IT, operations planning or cyber security. You should possess good knowledge of cyber security technologies, and strong communication and interpersonal skills. Possession of a good understanding of military operations planning is advantageous. Candidates who have recognised cyber security management certification, such as CISM and CISSP-ISSMP, would be favourably considered. 

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

  • Permanent / Full Time
Ministry of Defence
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