Information Security Specialist

  • Competitive
  • George Town, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia George Town Pulau Pinang MY
  • Permanent, Full time
  • IHS Markit
  • 14 Aug 18 2018-08-14

Information Security Specialist

• Must have attained a Bachelor's Degree in computer science or related IT field
• Must have attained 3 - 5 years of experience working as a support analyst within information security operations function
• Ideally the experience will be gained within the financial information or banking industry
• Good to have - security certifications / trainings like Security+, CEH, CHFI, ITIL
• Must be proficient in information security tools, techniques and methodologies
• Must have strong technical skills in domains of network security, host and platform security, DLP, encryption, security incident management, anti-malware and forensics
• Must have good understanding of security technologies like firewalls, VPN, IDS/IPS, SIEM, Anti-virus, Web Filtering, Vulnerability Scanners, Penetration Testing and security frameworks like ISO27001
• Must have good knowledge of network protocol analysers and sniffers
• Must have good knowledge of Linux and Windows system
• Must have worked on enterprise class ticketing system like JIRA.

• Experience with knowledge database and its maintenance is advantageous
• Should have worked in 24 x 7 environment
Should be willing to work extended hours or modified schedule to meet deadlines
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