Junior IT Risk & Cybersecurity Manager

Selangor, Malaysia
Reference No: 15151

What's the role?

oin a global team of experts who manage IT Risk & Cybersecurity Governance over Hilti’s IT landscape, and act as ambassadors and single points of contact for IT Risk & Cybersecurity topics. As a Junior IT Risk & Cybersecurity Manager you assist the Risk & Security team both operationally and strategically, in activities ranging from global security awareness to definition, implementation and delivery of the Cybersecurity program. You will manage IT Risk & Cybersecurity governance on a dayto-day basis, follow up and provide guidance and advice on all IT Risk & Cybersecurity matters across the company.

Who is Hilti?

We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. Hilti is a multicultural workplace with 55 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?

You are member of a global team of experts who manage Risk & Security governance over Hilti’s IT landscape, who act as ambassadors for Cyber Risk & Security related topics. You develop and improve our Governance Framework, support response coordination of security-related events and incidents, create and maintain metrics to track IT Risk & Cybersecurity management and progress on the implementation of the Cybersecurity roadmap. You raise awareness and sensitize the whole organization to Cybersecurity topics, acting as single point of contact and subject matter expert for communication around Cybersecurity. You stay current with the evolving threat landscape, vulnerabilities and attacks, to identify and assess the risk to Hilti, and achieve transparency on risk posture and mitigation effectiveness. You consult the various IT engineering teams, giving guidance and advice in all Cybersecurity related matters and support them in the identification, definition and improvements of IT Risk & Cybersecurity controls.

We have an excellent mix of people, which we believe makes for a more vibrant, more innovative and more productive team.

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.

Why should you apply?

Become a valuable member of our highly professional and international team of IT experts and meet the challenges of a global multinational company using latest technologies. 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. Our team in Kuala Lumpur 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 which are duly rewarded by performance.

What you need is:

  • BSc/MSc in Information Technology, Security or similar; PhD preferred
  • Proven Risk Management and/or Cybersecurity experience 
  • Strong understanding of information security concepts, standards and regulations 
  • Experience with communication of complex topics on all levels
  • Fluent in English (verbal & written), bilingual preferred

Similar Jobs at Hilti


As an IT process consultant in the area of Manufacturing & Industry 4.0 you will support our vision of smart digital manufacturing step by step. In line with our business community you will define, deliver, and run solutions contributing to our vision.

Selangor, Malaysia

As an IT Business Analyst for our Hilti customer service channels, you will become a consultant, responsible for the design and run of our global IT solutions with a strong footprint in SAP S/4 HANA.

IT/Software/Digital Solutions

Want to break the routine? Our office-based roles put you at the cutting edge of corporate innovation, where the culture is dynamic, the pace is fast and you get to sit in the driver’s seat.

Find out about our office based roles