Senior Threat Intelligence Specialist

Location: Kuala Lumpur,
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: RM192000.00 - RM240000.00 per annum
REF: AS00042000

Leading multinational bank seeks a Senior Threat Intelligence Specialist

  • Work for a tier-1 investment bank
  • Operate at global capacity
  • A dynamic work exposure

Our client is one of the first global shared services centers of an international bank in Malaysia. It is already one of the largest IT hubs in Asia and is driving extremely ambitious plans for continued growth. The bank itself is a tier-1 bank operating across all areas of retail, corporate and investment banking. Currently, there is a need for a senior threat intelligence specialist to join their large growing team.

Reporting to the head of the business unit, you will need to collect and develop discreet threat intelligence base on both proactive and managed services. You will also be responsible for developing reports, briefings and other products critical to the bank's stakeholder. Furthermore, you will need to perform technical research into advanced, targeted attacks, malware campaigns, malware and other emerging technologies that post a risk to the bank. Lastly, you will need to publish status dashboards to management, and proactive alert/escalate in a timely manner.


To qualify, candidates must possess:

  • A Bachelor's degree in any related IT field
  • Around 9 years' experience in Information Security preferably in Banking and Financial services sector
  • Around 4 years' hands-on experience in IT audit engagement and risk management
  • Worked in SOC analysis and investigation environment is preferred
  • Any relevant technical security certifications will be an added advantage
  • Strong written and communication skills


Contact Agii Peariasamy on (60) 3 2300 7205 or APPLY NOW by clicking the button below or email to agii.peariasamy@ambition.com.my quoting reference number AGP 42000. For similar opportunities, please do visit www.ambition.com.my


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