Senior Cyber Security Engineer

Selangor, Malaysia
Reference No: WD-0000406

What's the role?

As Senior Cybersecurity Engineer, you are part of our Cybersecurity Solutions team in our office in Kuala Lumpur, reporting to the Head of Cybersecurity Solutions. You will work in close collaboration and partnership with our IT Risk & Security Governance team in Switzerland, our Global IT Engineering teams, our Digital Software & Services teams, and our Legal and Data Protection organization. You select, develop, implement, and run security solutions for the Hilti Group.

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?

As part of an international team of experts, you will manage our cyber security solutions for the Hilti Group. You understand the cyber risk domain and support protecting the digital assets of the company. You partner with our various IT Engineering, Digital, and Legal teams, and take global responsibility in selecting, implementing, and running security solutions for the Hilti Group fitting into our governance framework. This includes leading global implementation projects for cyber security solutions, selecting & managing vendors, operating security solutions internally and/or together with vendors, 2nd level incident support as well as leading crisis teams. You understand the threat landscape and advise our IT engineering and application teams on cyber risks and mitigation measures. You lead cyber risk mitigation projects. You advise our IT engineering teams on cyber security topics and guide them to select and implement solutions in the right way, balancing business needs and risk mitigation. You lead monitoring implementation projects, manage SOC/SIEM vendors and follow up on incidents. It is your role to guide the various IT Engineering and Digital teams on identifying and closing vulnerabilities. You show leadership in security implementation projects and take ownership in crisis situations. You communicate on Cyber Risk & Security in a balanced way across all levels of the company, inside and outside Global IT and develop & run Cyber Security awareness campaigns.

CAREER - At Hilti, you’ll enjoy all the perks of being part of a big company, but with the autonomy of running a small business

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?

For this position, we are seeking creative,innovative, and open-minded people with a demonstrated ability to work bothindependently and in a global team setting. If you combine a strong analyticalskillset with knowledge and experience in Cybersecurity technology andprocesses, and with excellent oral and written communication skills, you areexactly what we are looking for. We are seeking leaders with a demonstratedability to deliver best fitting solutions in a user-centric environment.

What you need is:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or in a similar field; Master is a plus
  • Have at least more than 5 years’ experience in cybersecurity
  • Excellent understanding of cybersecurity risks and proven experience in cyber security solutions
  • Experience in leading international projects
  • Experience with SIEM solutions and/or working in a SOC/CDC environment
  • Experience in at least one of the IT Engineering Domains (Network, OS (Windows/Linux), Workplace, Cloud, Applications)
  • Adaptive communication style; ability to explain complex topics in simple terms
  • Cybersecurity certifications are a plus (e.g. CISSP, GCIH, GSEC, GCIA, ECSA, RCCE)
  • Fluent in English (verbal and written), bilingual preferred

We look forward hearing from you!

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