senior information security engineer in Kuala Lumpur

zen teng, randstad
job type
RM 8,000 - RM 18,000 per month

job details

kuala lumpur, wilayah persekutuan
information technology
job type
working hours
RM 8,000 - RM 18,000 per month
5 years
reference number
zen teng, randstad
017 500 6907
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job description

who you'll be working with
Opportunities are available with multiple MNCs from household Financial brands to Manufacturing giants and more. Choose your pick but make it quick!

what you'll be doing

  • Own, manage and act as the technical SME for security tools like IPS/IDS, SIEM, DLP, AV, APT, SOAR, EDR, XDR and more
  • Support global implementation projects
  • Evaluate, Select and Manage vendors
  • Design, Engineer and Operate security solutions
  • Identify and work closely with relevant stakeholders to close vulnerability gaps
  • Mentor, develop and train junior cyber security engineers
  • Be the technical SME for core security products and services

what you'll need

  • A Bachelor's degree in IT, engineering or related discipline
  • 5-8 years of solid experience in Security Engineering
  • Experience with at least one of the following cloud technologies (AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • Familiarity with industry frameworks and best practices like NIST, MITRE ATT@CK and the Cyber Kill Chain
  • Prior experience with activity monitoring, security intrusion detection, phishing handling, DDoS, DLP and APT solutions
  • CISSP Certification
  • An awesome attitude and the passion for Cyber & Info Security

what's in it for you

  • An excellent renumeration package for your efforts
  • The chance to grow in a global environment with exposure to various countries in APAC, EU and the Americas
  • A collaborative and energetic team to support and guide you
  • The opportunity to participate in exchanges to subsidiaries in other countries
  • Horizontal movement across different verticals to hone your skills and gain invaluable exposure
  • An organisation that aprpeciates their talent invests heavily in their development

The exposure to new and advanced threats, the chance to work with energetic and security-focused individuals and the name of the brand you represent make these organisations an excellent choice for your next career move.

If you share the same passion and would like to work in a progressive and forward thinking environment, kindly send your updated CV to us by applying through the link/portal or reach out to for a confidential chat.

Note: This role is open to Malaysian Citizens only. Due to high volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Zen Teng

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SIEM, XDR, SOAR, EDR, ATP, Azure, AWS, MITRE, Cyber Kill Chain, NIST, L2 Support, SOC, Incident Response, Architecture


CISSP, CRISC, CISM, CISA, Comptia Security+, RCCE or equivalent

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree