Security Operations Analyst

  • Engineering
  • Singapore, Singapore

Security Operations Analyst

Job description

Nice to meet you! We are Ascenda.

We are a global fintech company headquartered in Singapore. Help us transform how the world’s biggest financial brands engage their customers!

The thrill of saving up loyalty points for an exciting trip, or the joy of treating your loved one to a Michelin star dinner courtesy of a special offer – these are the magical moments that Ascenda makes possible. This is why we are here.

We make loyalty simple for banks, merchants and payment networks globally.

We turn things upside down with enterprise SaaS solutions rooted in beautiful design, exceptional customer value and easy implementation. Our products help financial services brands and merchants globally build deeper connections with billions of customers.

Join us as Security Operations Analyst

As our first responder for security events, you will be analysing various threats and techniques used by adversaries who may seek to compromise our data and systems. Your role is important in helping ensure that our data are secure and that our detection and threat analysis capabilities can be taken to a higher level.

As a Security Operations Analyst you will:

  • Perform end to end alerts and incident management which includes:
    • Triage of alerts that are generated by our SIEM and other detection sources

    • Taking part in coordinating incident response effort together with the other members of the Information Security team

    • This role does not involve outside office hours shift work (no night shift, weekend shift etc.)

  • Improve the overall security operations process which includes
    • Setting up of new detectors on our SIEM to detect new security events in order to increase our coverage

    • Maintaining and updating existing detectors to reduce false positives and increase the effectiveness of our detection and response capabilities

  • Taking on security related projects that are targeted at
    • Add new capabilities to the our security operations

    • Measuring and benchmarking of our security operations performance


  • 2 years of experience an information security related role

  • Strong knowledge of Information Security concepts

  • Good communication skills, are not afraid of suggesting changes and improvements

  • Plus, if you have experience working in a SOC environment managing alerts and incidents

  • Plus, if you have some experience in programming or scripting

  • Candidates must be authorised to work in Singapore. Singaporeans and PRs can apply. At this point, we will not be sponsoring EP/S-pass for this role.

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary and benefits

  • Travel perks

  • Flexible working arrangement from home office

  • Diverse and friendly working culture