Cloud Security Engineer (AWS)

Selangor, Malaysia
Reference No: WD-0008959

What's the role?

​As a Cloud Security Engineer, you are part of our Cloud Platform Team that is based in Malaysia. You will help us to protect our critical cloud operations by evergreening existing solutions and evaluating new ones based on good security practices. You will work closely with the Cloud Engineers, IT Architects, Service Owners, Cybersecurity teams, and other key stakeholders to strengthen the overall security posture of the cloud landscape of Hilti.

Who is Hilti?

We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software, and services for the global construction sector. Hilti is a multicultural workplace with 127 different nationalities committed to global teamwork.

Global IT within Hilti is a truly global team with main hubs in Buchs (Switzerland), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), and Plano/Tulsa (USA). All locations have highly competent teams who work very closely together. Hilti`s Global IT team is known for their focus on sustainable value creation by translating latest IT innovations into value creating solutions & services.

What does the role involve?

Cloud Security Engineer plays a key role in the overall cloud security posture for Hilti. You will leverage your experience and know-how
to understand, investigate, develop and deliver security solutions to protect the digital assets of Hilti in the cloud. This includes supporting the implementation projects for cyber security solutions in the cloud, evaluating, selecting and managing vendors, engineering and operating security solutions as well as providing strong and timely support for cloud security incidents or findings.

It is your responsibility to guide the cloud teams on identifying and closing vulnerabilities. You will work closely with cybersecurity teams and business units to perform periodic review onto our cloud environment based on the security standards. In the team, you lead and own all cloud security engineering activities and take full responsibility of its performance. You demonstrate strong ownership in security implementation projects. You will mentor and guide the engineers to integrate the security into the day-to-day operations.

The cloud platform team is one of the front runners in establishing the core technology platform for Hilti software solutions introduced to the global construction market.

What do we offer?

Show us what you’re made of and we’ll offer you opportunities to move around the business – to work abroad, experience different job functions, and tackle different markets. It’s a great way to find the right match for your ambitions and achieve the exciting career you’re after.

We have a very thorough people review process, unlike any we know of in any other business. We can pair talent with opportunities - developing our people in their current roles or challenging them to work in new ways or in new places. It’s how we find the right fit, further our teams personally and professionally, get the best value for each employee, and increase the job satisfaction. Additionally, we offer you a wide range of benefits. For families, these may include day care for your kid. For the sportspeople, these include a free in-house gym or benefits for bike and ski services.

Why should you apply?

You will have the freedom to act in the responsible area with career prospects in a dynamic environment, excellent opportunities to develop yourself to higher levels and wider range of knowledge. Hilti Global IT is a fully recognized and respected competence center that is covering all relevant areas of IT. 80% of the top positions are filled internally. We have a clearly defined career development track for every individual employee and an excellent team whom are duly rewarded by performance.

What you need is:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or technical discipline related to information security or cybersecurity. Master is an advantage.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience working in infrastructure security scope
  • Know-how in AWS cloud technologies
  • Experience in scripting, managing infrastructure as a code is an advantage
  • Experience in enterprise level security management processes, familiar with the relevant security standards and frameworks
  • Excellent communication and English skills with a motivation to work in a multicultural team located globally spanning multiple time zones
  • Open mindset for learning new infrastructure technologies, scripting and agile tools and processes

Interested for the role?

Click through the 'Apply Now' button where you will be asked to upload your CV and answer a couple of short questions – the whole process should take around 90 seconds. If we like what we see, you'll be invited to a telephone interview.

If we don't have a suitable role for you at the moment, we will keep you in our talent pool for the future so your recruitment process might take a bit longer but we'll be sure to stay in touch.

Looking forward to hearing from you!

“I love the fact that my job isn’t just technical. It involves planning and dealing with people too. The culture is brilliant. It’s challenging, yes, but it’s friendly and welcoming too. It’s all about teamwork, and your ideas are really taken on board.”

- Andreas, Head of Corporate Research and Technology

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