IHS Markit Senior Information Security Engineer in Penang, Malaysia

About IHS Markit

IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivaled insights and perspectives that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence. IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500. We help decision makers apply higher-level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, aerospace and defense, chemical, and economics and country risk.

Headquartered in London, IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.


Education & Experience :

  • Must have attained a Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or related IT field

  • Must have attained 10+ years of experience working as a support analyst within information security operations function

  • Must have worked in a professional SOC environment and is well aware of all SOC related processes

  • Proficient in Security Incident Management and Response

  • Experience in security device management and SIEM tools

  • Experience of monitoring security incident, threats, analysing vulnerability assessments, and balancing security requirements with business needs

  • Experience of security technologies like firewalls, VPN, IDS/IPS, SIEM, Anti-virus, Web Filtering, Vulnerability Scanners, Penetration Testing and security frameworks like ISO27001

Personal Impact :

  • Have a strong client and service orientation.

  • Must have a self-starting, driven, assertive and positive attitude.

  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and prioritise their work.

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Be solutions driven to help the business meet its requirements, within the boundaries of security policy

Communication :

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Excellent presentation skills and documentation skills

  • Persuasive communicator, passionate about quality

  • The ability to explain and rationalize information to both the business and technical leads

Teamwork :

  • Ability to manage themselves and work in an expanding team.

  • Team player and willing to progress in a rapidly growing/changing environment.

  • Ability to manage and influence other teams not under the direct control of this person.

Resumes are only accepted through the online application process, and only qualified candidates will receive consideration and follow-up.