Job Role: Security Engineer

  SkillsFuture Career Transition Programme (SCTP)
  Career Conversion Programme (CCP)
  Stackable full qualification

Security engineers design, develop and implement secure system architectures and embed security principles into system architecture designs to mitigate the risks presented by new technologies and business practices. They typically require skills in Cloud, Systems and Infrastructure Cyber Security and, Risk and Critical Core Skills.

This diagram shows an example of a multi-step approach to reskill into a senior security engineer from adjacent roles like customer service managers or logistics system analysts using stackable full qualification pathways. Targeted placement programmes like SCTP or CCP can also facilitate this career transition from any job role.

The diagram also shows examples of job roles that senior security engineers can progress to in future with career mobility planning.

This identified job role accounts for the six growth job roles, which make up 74% of the job postings from 2019-2022^. Find out more about the opportunities for career transitioners here.

^Source: SalaryBoard

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17 Nov 2023