Risk - Cyber Security, Senior Associate Risk - Cyber Security, Senior Associate …

Ernst & Young Malaysia
in Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Competitive
Ernst & Young Malaysia
in Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Competitive
Risk - Cyber Security, Senior Associate
Cyber threats, social media, massive data storage, privacy requirements and continuity of the business as usual require heavy information security measures.

As an information security specialist, you will lead the implementation of security solutions for our clients and support the clients in their desire to protect the business. You will belong to an international connected team of specialists helping our clients with their most complex information security needs and contributing toward their business resilience. You will be working with our Advanced Security Centres to access the most sophisticated tools available to fight against cybercrime.

We will support you with career-long training and coaching to develop your skills. As EY is a global leading service provider in this space, you will be working with the best of the best in a collaborative environment. So whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

The opportunity
EY is looking for Senior Associate for Information Security to contribute technical insights to client engagements and internal projects. An important part of your role will be to actively establish, maintain and strengthen internal and external relationships. You'll also identify potential business opportunities for EY within existing engagements, and escalate these as appropriate.

Your key responsibilities:

  • Perform security risk and controls assessments and/or penetration testing to evaluate and analyze threat, vulnerability, impact, risk and security issues to Business.
  • Assist client in evaluating and/or managing their Corporate Cybersecurity Management programs including technology controls, process controls, and governance, risk and compliance elements.
  • Assist client in evaluating and/or managing their Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Management programs.
  • Assist client in evaluating and/or managing their Data Protection and Privacy management programs.
  • Assist client in evaluating and/or managing their Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Testing management programs.
  • Assist client in evaluating and/or managing their Security Incident Detection and Response management programs.
  • Consistently deliver quality client services and manage expectations of client service delivery.
  • Stay abreast of current business and industry trends relevant to the client's business.
  • Demonstrate technical, risk capabilities and professional knowledge.
  • Remain current on new developments in advisory services capabilities and industry knowledge.


Skills and attributes for success

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong drive to excel professionally, and to guide and motivate others
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills
  • Dedicated, innovative, resourceful, analytical and able to work under pressure
  • Foster an efficient, innovative and team-oriented work environment


To qualify for the role, you must have

  • A bachelor's degree in computer science, computer/ electrical engineering, information technology or a related field
  • Minimum 2 years of recent relevant work experience in information security or information technology discipline, preferably in a business consulting role with a leading management consultancy organization
  • Experience in client service delivery and be able to manage multiple engagement teams and projects
  • Strong interest in the field of information security
  • Related professional certifications such as CISSP and/or CISM is an added advantage


Ideally, you'll also have

  • Knowledge in Cyber Security, Security Risk on Business, Networks and Operating Systems
  • Strong project management skills
  • Experience in coaching and supervising junior team members
  • Willingness to travel on overseas assignment as the need arises
  • A team player with good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Creative, independent with good problem solving skills
  • Proactive, dedicated, innovative, resourceful, strong analytical and able to work under pressure
  • Analytical, Advanced report-written and verbal communication skills and presentation skills
  • Demonstrated integrity within a professional environment


What we look for
Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you'll be a confident team player equipped with strong people management skills and a genuine passion to make things happen in a dynamic organization. If you're ready to take on a wide range of responsibilities, and are committed to seeking out new ways to make a difference, this role is for you.

What working at EY offers
EY offers a competitive remuneration package commensurate with your work experience where you'll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. We are committed to being an inclusive employer and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements, where this may be needed, guided by our FWA Policy. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that's right for you



About EY
As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we're using the finance products, expertise and systems we've developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we'll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world.

Apply now.

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