Associate - Technology Consulting, Cybersecurity

Ernst & Young LLP
Singapore (SG)
Closing date
23 Jun 2023

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Business and management
Salary band
Competitive, Non-UK salary
Contract type
Graduate schemes
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At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all. 




What if we didn’t focus on who you are now, but who you could become?

Here at EY, you’ll have the chance to build a truly exceptional experience. We’ll empower you with the latest technology, surround you with high-performing teams, and provide the global scale and diverse and inclusive culture you need to discover your full potential. Through our coaching and training programs, you’ll develop the skillsets you need to stay relevant today and in the future – all while building a network of colleagues, mentors, and leaders who will be on the journey with you at EY and beyond.

The exceptional EY experience. It's yours to build.


Associate - Technology Consulting, Cybersecurity (2023 Graduates)

Cyber threats, social media, massive data storage, privacy requirements and continuity of the business as usual require heavy information security measures.


The opportunity: your next adventure awaits

As a cybersecurity professional in EY Singapore, you will have the chance to work with an international connected team of specialists in serving our clients through providing independent assessments or implementation of cyber solutions that contributes toward their business resilience.


Core Cybersecurity

You will work with your project team and the client to execute engagements which help the client to measure the effectiveness of its cybersecurity programs, assess the cybersecurity risk of a client; evaluate the maturity of a security program, test the effectiveness of cyber controls, assist the client in complying with the various cyber policies and regulations, and help implement new cyber control processes and tools to perform more effective cyber risk management.


Operational Technology

The Operation Technology Team provides cybersecurity services to clients who run operational technology environments and/or critical information infrastructures.


As an OT Cybersecurity Consultant, you will be part of an elite and dynamic team performing a myriad of cybersecurity services to help the clients identify any vulnerabilities or weaknesses, design and implement processes and solutions for the clients to better protect their systems, monitor and detect any cybersecurity attacks, respond to and recover from these attacks.


Attack and Penetration (A&P)

Our A&P services provide technical cyber assessments that aim to assist clients gain insight and context to their cyber threats and assessing, improving, and building security operations in order to mitigate these threats.


As an A&P team member, you will be responsible for performing web application/mobile penetration testing, network penetration testing, source code review and red team assessment. You will also be involved in conducting social engineering exercises and respond to incidents for clients suffering from security breach/cyberattack.


Solution and Architecture

As a member of Solution and Architecture team, you will be involved in analyzing the client’s cybersecurity requirements, design a suitable solution, test that the solution is built to specifications, deploy the solution to the client’s live environment and continuously enhance and optimize the solution to improve the client’s cybersecurity posture. You can become the cybersecurity architect in the domain you choose.


Internally within EY, we have a well-established Technology Career Framework that aims to assist individuals to pursue their dreams and align themselves to the opportunities and roles within the Cybersecurity & Privacy Discipline:


Cybersecurity Tester

Conducts tests simulating cyber-attacks to find exploitable weaknesses and define remediation plans; simulates a threat actor attempting to gain unauthorized physical or logical access to an environment. Identifies security vulnerabilities during software development lifecycle to ensure security by design and default. Develops and executes cybersecurity test plans, ensuring test quality and managing resource planning and the resolution of issues that may impede the test effort​.


Cybersecurity Assurance Professional

Provides security assessments related to network, infrastructure and application risks and vulnerabilities. Audits, assesses and advises on privacy frameworks, security policies, processes and governance for conformance against security standards, industry practices and regulatory obligations. Conducts information risk assessments (e.g., Crown Jewel identification and Risk Classification) and proposes appropriate mitigation strategies.


Cybersecurity Response & Investigations Professional

Addresses new and emerging threats that are either pro-actively detected by internal teams or external sources such as law enforcement, government agencies or other organizations. Conducts root cause analysis of any vulnerabilities as well as full-blown cyber breach/incident investigation using cutting-edge digital forensics toolkits, makes recommendations for future mitigation strategies and collates information and forensic artefacts for use in compliance and law enforcement activities.


Cybersecurity Architect

Designs security architecture to address business requirements; defines the security infrastructure for the design and integration of new and existing systems​ (hardware, software, connectivity, and messaging). Acts as an intermediary between the business and technical community to understand business requirements, define the security architecture required and support the development and engineering teams with implementation. ​​


Cybersecurity Engineer

Designs, develops, and delivers cybersecurity solutions, tools and processes through system development and integration; designs security infrastructure systems for monitoring, investigating and protecting sensitive data and systems from intrusions, compromise and security breaches. Collaborates with other departments across the business to ensure cybersecurity designs meet the security, business and technical requirements. ​


Cybersecurity Strategist

Leads cyber transformations to enhance the organization's security posture. Identifies opportunities to improve organizational cybersecurity strategy, policy and governance. Performs current state security assessments and supports target operating model definition. Manages discussions and proposes approaches in aligning cybersecurity initiatives to strategic business objectives.


Cybersecurity Operations Professional

Monitors and protects sensitive data and systems from intrusions and security breaches. Identifies, prioritizes and responds to security threats with appropriate containment approaches and develops, executes and continuously improves operational protocols and processes. Evaluates, utilizes, deploys and matures security controls used in cyber defense across an enterprise, and conducts normal operational maintenance of security systems.


What we look for

  • You have an agile, growth-oriented mindset. What you know matters. But the right mindset is just as important in determining success. We’re looking for people who are innovative, can work in an agile way and keep pace with a rapidly changing world.
  • You are curious and purpose driven. We’re looking for people who see opportunities instead of challenges, who ask better questions to seek better answers that build a better working world.
  • You are inclusive. We’re looking for people who seek out and embrace diverse perspectives, who value differences, and team inclusively to build safety and trust. 
  • Qualifications:
  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology or equivalent
  • Knowledge in security controls, penetration testing, programming, networks and operating systems would be an added advantage
  • Willingness to travel on overseas assignment as the need arises

What’s in it for you

  • Accelerate your technical capabilities and transformative leadership skills with future-focused courses and development programs.
  • Broaden your horizons by working on highly integrated teams across the globe and collaborate with people of diverse backgrounds — both professionally and culturally.
  • Bring out the best in yourself with continuous investment in your personal well-being and career development.
  • Develop your own personal purpose and help us create a positive ripple effect on our teams, our business, clients and society – building a better working world, together.


What you can expect

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted via email for an interview with the hiring managers.


If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, apply now.

Please note that for your application to be considered, you are required to upload the following documents together with your online application:

  • Detailed resume
  • Highest academic certification and transcripts


At EY, we’re dedicated to helping organizations solve their toughest challenges and realize their greatest ambitions - from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies – and the work we do with them is as varied as they are.

Through our four service lines — Assurance, Consulting, Strategy and Transactions, and Tax — we help our clients capitalize on transformative opportunities. We also help them fulfill regulatory requirements, keep investors informed and meet the needs of all of their stakeholders. And in a fast-changing world, we give them the support they need to be effective today and create long-term value for tomorrow.

Across all disciplines and from every angle, EY professionals draw on our shared creativity, experience, judgment and diverse perspectives to reframe the future for our clients – now, next and beyond.

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