Information Security Associate II Information Security Associate II …

IHS Markit
in George Town, Malaysia
Permanent, Full time
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IHS Markit
in George Town, Malaysia
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Information Security Associate II
Department overview

Cyber Security Operations Center (CSOC) is dedicated to analyzing traffic flow and monitoring for threats and attacks. CSOC operates 24/7 so that networks and endpoints are constantly monitored. If a vulnerability is found or an incident is discovered, the CSOC will engage with relevant stakeholders to investigate the root cause. CSOC is a unit of the bigger Information Security department.

Position summary

We're looking for candidate with good communication skills as you you'll be required to speak with stakeholders from different parts of the world. Candidate will also need to have decent understanding of Computer Networking and Information Technology. Knowledge on Cyber Security is an added advantage.

What You'll Do
  • Monitor different platforms for anomalies
  • Work closely with all operational teams to assign ownership of events
  • Monitor network availability for any potential security incidents and investigate security events when applicable.
  • Identify security breaches and take action to stop and prevent them in the future
  • Updating, maintaining and version management of Standard Documents through online system.
  • Create incidents based on suspicious alerts and proceed according to incident response guidelines
  • Basic analysis of IDS, Syslog and SIEM alerts
  • Use advance analytic tools to determine emerging threat patterns and vulnerabilities
  • Focusing on cloud security - looking into alerts and logs from cloud access security broker (MCAS) and other security logs and alerts from cloud service providers such as AWS, Azure and Google Cloud

What You Need to Get the Job Done

  • •Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Analytic thought processes and ability to think critically highly desirable.
  • 1-5 years' experience in Information Technology or Information Security related field
  • Understanding of cloud security (Azure, AWS) is highly desirable but not mandatory
  • Excellent written and spoken English
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