Security Operation Specialist
Posting Date : 17 Nov 2022 | Close Date :15 Feb 2023

Client Background:

Technology-centered, service-oriented global multi-products online trading service provider.

Industry: Investment

Location: Mid Valley area

Headcount: 1

Tenure: Permanent

Position: Security Operation Specialist

Remuneration: Attractive package + benefits


  • Implement practices for the monitoring of Customer Systems & Operations systems logical and physical security to minimise the risk of equipment and data loss, theft or tampering
  • Maintain security tools and reporting on Infrastructure Security, Cloud Security, Virtualisation Security, Vulnerability Management, Compliance Management, Network Intrusion Detection and, Event and Audit Management, to provide an effective platform to protect the organisations assets
  • Undertake investigations and report on security breaches and incidents to guide the refinement of practices and processes and reduce the likelihood and impact of future security related incidents
  • Review cybersecurity reporting across vendors and internal service providers.
  • Review logs to identify malicious or abnormal activities, investigate and escalates cyber security related incidents.
  • Manage cyber security daily tasks and alerts, work closely with wider technology operations team to resolve them.
  • Lead cyber security initiatives that uplift the maturity of cyber security controls in compliance with relevant policies and standards


Key knowledge and experience

  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills in cyber defence, security, risk and resilience.
  • Ability to influence and negotiate with stakeholders in order to deliver desired outcomes.
  • Ability to manage time and meet deadlines while balancing competing priorities.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills


  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline or equivalent experience.
  • Good understanding of COBIT2019, ISO27001, and/or NIST Framework.
  • Strong understanding on operation systems, and network fundamentals.
  • Strong hands-on experience with vulnerability management tools (Qualys or Nessus) and operation of log management and SIEM (e.g. ELK, QRadar, Splunk.)
  • Demonstrated hands-on Experience in administration of technical tools to support security operations (Firewall, IDS/IPS, EDR).
  • Demonstrated experience in maintaining cyber security in a federated or multi-sourced environment is highly desirable.
  • Demonstrated understanding of Production Operational Technology, Enterprise Information Technology security, and security standards.
  • Demonstrated understanding of modern Privileged Access Management and/or Identity Management systems, such as Okta,CyberArk and Thycotic.
  • Strong stakeholder management skills and the ability to rapidly build rapport with key stakeholders.


If you are interested in the position, kindly apply directly online by clicking on the “Apply” button. Thank you.


Sub Specialization : Information Technology;IT Auditors
Type of Employment : Permanent
Minimum Experience : Fresher
Work Location : Kuala Lumpur