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If you're a qualified individual with the talent and ambition we want, KPMG has the career opportunities you deserve. Join us to leverage our global presence as one of the leading professional services firms, as well as our established reputation for enabling clients not only to adapt in a radically changing world, but to flourish in it.
KPMG in Singapore is part of a global network of professional services firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. With over 200,000 outstanding professionals in the network working together to deliver value in 154 countries and territories, we offer a globally-consistent standard of service based on professional capabilities, industry insight and local knowledge. In the ASEAN region, KPMG member firms operate across all 10 countries.
Our industry focus helps KPMG firms’ professionals develop a rich understanding of clients' businesses and the insight, skills and resources required to address industry-specific issues and opportunities.
Job no: 504482
Work type: Permanent
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Technology underpins many of the most influential organisations in the world and presents opportunities for businesses that want to seek out new markets and are prepared to invest in transformational change. The last ten years have seen a rapid emergence of new technology, greater connectivity for organisations and individuals, and a 24/7 approach to global commerce. However, this has left many organisations behind the curve and struggling to achieve their business aspirations without feeling exposed to risks.
We believe that by turning traditional thinking on its head, adopting a positive approach to managing risk, will set organisations free to achieve their business aspirations.
KPMG Cybersecurity professionals assist clients to address their concerns around Confidentiality, Integrity, Availability and Privacy of their technology, business systems, and information assets. Using a holistic view of how Technology and Business integrate, the Cyber team performs technology-risk focused assessments, technology compliance, IT/operational process reviews, and design of information risk & cyber security solutions.
To join a growing team to assist clients with managing one or more of the following areas:
Cyber team members regularly interact with C-Suite clients, such as Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Chief Information Officer (CIO), Chief Operating Officer (COO), Chief Risk Officer (CRO) and their direct reports. Hence, a client centric mind-set, understanding of IT within a Business context, and well-developed communication skills are desirable.
The role involves:
• Perform application (web and mobile) and infrastructure vulnerability assessment and penetration tests on different platforms and technologies.• Conduct source code review to identify software program vulnerabilities and detect malware or malicious embedded code.• Conduct social engineering and email phishing attacks to simulate the theft of passwords, infiltrate systems, and download malware/ransomware.• Simulate real-time cyber-attacks using red team/blue team exercises.• Review and analyse security vulnerabilities to identify false positives.• Conduct server/network/middleware security configuration assessments.• Prepare a report on identified security vulnerabilities and possible recommendations to remediate the vulnerabilities.• Assist in continuously enhancing the existing penetration testing methodologies.• Remain up-to-date on the latest cybersecurity threats and vulnerabilities.
The ideal candidate should:
Bachelor degree in Law, Business, Economics, Information systems, Computer Science or other related field• Minimum 3 years of hands-on experience• Have some prior experience in conducting vulnerability assessments and penetration tests• Be comfortable with working on various platforms and operating systems (e.g. Windows, Linux, Kali)• Understand the OWASP testing methodology and have knowledge of penetration testing tools• Be able to work as part of a team, and at the same time being an independent self-starter• Have strong analytical, problem solving and inter-personal skills• Commands excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to present ideas and results to technical and non-technical audiences• Preferably possess professional certifications such as OSCP/CREST and/or GIAC (GXPN, GPEN, GWAPT, etc.)
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted by KPMG Talent Acquisition team and personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted by the KPMG Talent Acquisition team.
Advertised: 10 Feb 2020 Singapore Standard Time
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