Network Engineer & Information Security Analyst

Job Title: Network Engineer & Information Security Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kuala Lumpur
Salary: RM7,000 - RM10,000
Contact Name: Albert Lim
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 02, 2020 15:42

Job Description

About our client

Our client is a leading online share trading platform based in Australia. 


You will have

Information Security

  • Work on the ongoing enhancement and implementation of the TPP Information Security Program working with internal stakeholders and partners including HSBC and Macquarie. Key tasks include:

    • Responsibility for configuration and management program to install up to date security tools.

    • Daily monitoring of security alerts for possible escalation of risks and incidents.

    • Administration of regular, periodic security scans and reviews.

    • Evaluate security implications of new hardware and software pre-implementation.

    • Provide technical support to enhance IT monitoring systems.

    • Administer all security reviews on newly launched application as per requirement.

    • Work on the completion of various security reviews (e.g. for HSBC and Macquarie).

    • Recommending best practice on all aspects of IT Operations.

    • Researching and proposing security solutions to meet business requirements.

    • Assist in the review and maintenance of the effectiveness of security solutions, including firewalls, anti-virus solutions, and intrusion detection/prevention systems.


Network Infrastructure

  • Work on TPP network and IT infrastructure and related projects, including cooperation with BP IT and external partners including HSBC and Macquarie. Key tasks include:

    • Troubleshooting and diagnostic services for issues raised in IT hardware, software and TCP/IP, and resolve network infrastructure issue.

    • Support and maintenance to both local area network and wide area network infrastructure.

    • Implement and analyse firewall rules based on stakeholders' requests.

    • Perform back up and upgrade of network appliance configuration and firmware.

    • Co-ordinated and liaise with various vendors in delivering and testing of network appliance.

    • Performed preventive maintenance on switches, routers and firewalls.

    • Troubleshoot, escalated and resolve network infrastructure incident.

    • Utilise network monitoring software to ensure network availability at remote sides.

    • Documentation of network diagram.

    • Handle firewall rule administration and change request.

    • Manage and resolve networking issues at time of problem detection.

    • Manage and ensure optimal operations of all network hardware and equipment, including routers, switches, hubs, UPSs.

    • Ongoing measurement and tracking of network & server performance including the provision of statistics and reports and the development of strategies for maintaining IT infrastructure capacity.



  • Minimum bachelor's degree/ post graduate diploma in relevant fields.

  • Minimum 5-7 years of working experience in relevant IT areas.

  • Certifications such as CISSP, GIAC or CompTIA Security+ preferred.

  • Willing to work on Malaysia Public Holidays.


Knowledge & Skills

  • Proven experience in planning, organizing, and developing IT security and facility security system technologies such as SIEM, IPS, IDS, DNS, proxies and detection technologies

  • Experienced with privileged account access management tools.

  • Other experience preferred: Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), certificate management, digital forensics, cyber threat evaluation and malware analysis.

  • In-depth understanding of best practices for IT policies and architectures.

  • Hands on networking & troubleshooting hardware experience with Cisco devices.

  • Experience managing engineers/system administrations/project manager.

  • Experience problem solving in Windows environments.  

  • Experience managing VMware hosts.

  • Experience coordinating BCP/ DR.


Working days & hours:

  • Mon – Fri, 9am – 6pm AEST (Sydney time).