Senior Systems Analyst

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Wellington Management Company, LLP
  • 23 Jun 17

Senior Systems Analyst


Wellington Management offers comprehensive investment management capabilities that span nearly all segments of the global capital markets. Our investment solutions, tailored to the unique return and risk objectives of institutional clients in more than 50 countries, draw on a robust body of proprietary research and a collaborative culture that encourages independent thought and healthy debate. As a private partnership, we believe our ownership structure fosters a long-term view that aligns our perspectives with those of our clients.

The Position
The Cyber Defense team is looking for a senior security analyst to perform information security-related investigations and incident response processes. Investigations are triggered by reports, alerts, independent analysis, or via intelligence received from information sharing organizations. Incident response processes may be executed based on the severity of the findings from these investigations. Our Cyber Defense Team's primary mission is to understand the normal and to continuously seek out and investigate the abnormal looking for areas of exposure and working with business and technical teams to understand and refine processes and controls. 

Detailed responsibilities include:

  • Primary Senior Cyber Defense resource during Singapore hours as part of a global follow-the-sun model
  • Gather and analyze data through SIEM-like log aggregation tool, performing independent analysis to look for indications of compromise or exposure
  • Triage reports, data feeds, dashboards, and other indicators to identify anomalies that may warrant further investigation
  • Conduct security investigations building the understanding of technical implementations and internal processes necessary to identify the cause of anomalies
  • Collaborate with technical and non-technical users to conduct fact-finding interviews, gather forensic artifacts and understand business processes
  • Engage the Security Operation's Team, Networking Team, Messaging Team and use third-party partners for assistance analyzing key events
  • Assist in the development and execution of cyber incident response processes
  • Provide root cause analysis and suggestions based on investigative findings to prevent reoccurrence
  • Coordinate with other teams and advocate for improvements to configurations or technologies, driving remediation's to continually reduce 'noise'
  • Participate in on-call rotation for escalated security events

Non-technical Qualifications
  • University degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field
  • 5 or more years of IT Security Experience
  • Strong analytical and investigative skills
  • Sound decision-making skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented, dynamic environment
  • Ability to self-motivate, often operating independently from co-workers
  • Aptitude to provide creative solutions to problems
  • Attentive to detail and self-disciplined

Technical Qualifications
You should be familiar with:
  • Data analytics tools such as Sumologic, Splunk, HP-ArcSight
  • Breach detection / endpoint forensics tools such Carbon Black, Mandiant
  • End Point Protection tools
  • Deep understanding of common communication protocols, networking fundamentals and the necessary tools to analyze network activity
  • IDS/IPS tools
  • DLP solutions
  • Network packet capture tools
  • Wireshark
  • Vulnerability scanners
  • Security fundamentals for Windows, Linux, and major cloud infrastructure (AWS, Azure)

Senior Systems Analyst

Systems Analysis


As an equal opportunity employer, Wellington Management considers all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, creed, national origin, age, ancestry, disability (physical or mental), medical condition, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. If you are a candidate with a disability, or are assisting a candidate with a disability, and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please email us at .