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Head of Cybersecurity

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dedicated and experienced Head of Cybersecurity. This role is perfect for someone who thrives in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and is passionate about leading a team to protect against cybersecurity threats.

Head of Cybersecurity

The successful candidate will be responsible for the effective management of a 24x7 Cybersecurity Operations Centre, ensuring that vulnerabilities, threats and alerts are managed proactively. This role offers the chance to work with both internal and external stakeholders, providing an excellent platform for networking and professional growth.

  • Lead a diverse team of Analysts in a 24x7 Cybersecurity Operations Centre
  • Ensure proactive management of cybersecurity threats and vulnerabilities
  • Work closely with internal and external stakeholders

What you'll do:

As the Head of Cybersecurity, you will play a pivotal role in protecting our organisation from cyber threats. You will lead a team of dedicated Analysts in our 24x7 Cybersecurity Operations Centre, ensuring that all vulnerabilities, threats and alerts are managed effectively. Your ability to analyse SOC data will be crucial in identifying patterns and suspicious activities. You will also be responsible for maintaining an incident response management program that involves various stakeholders. Your commitment to continuous process improvement will ensure SLA compliances and process adherence. Your leadership skills will shine as you provide direction to your team, keeping them updated with the latest threats and incident response techniques.

  • Oversee the 24x7 operations of the Cybersecurity Monitoring Centre, ensuring effective incident analysis, containment, eradication and recovery
  • Analyse SOC data to identify patterns, suspicious activities and threats, implementing countermeasures to prevent or minimise threats
  • Maintain an incident response management program involving various stakeholders
  • Ensure SLA compliances and process adherence, focusing on continuous process improvement
  • Provide scheduled and ad hoc training exercises to keep teams updated with latest threats and incident response techniques
  • Develop effective cybersecurity communications with stakeholders and external parties when required
  • Manage the collection, documentation and research of cybersecurity incidents including developing reports, dashboards and metrics for SOC operations

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for the Head of Cybersecurity role brings proven experience in managing a Cybersecurity Operations Centre. Your strong analytical skills will enable you to identify patterns and suspicious activities effectively. You have experience in maintaining an incident response management program and are familiar with SLA compliances and process adherence. Your ability to communicate effectively with various stakeholders will be crucial in this role. You also have experience in managing the collection, documentation and research of cybersecurity incidents.

  • Proven experience in managing a Cybersecurity Operations Centre
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to identify patterns and suspicious activities
  • Experience in maintaining an incident response management program
  • Knowledge of SLA compliances and process adherence
  • Ability to provide effective cybersecurity communications with various stakeholders
  • Experience in managing the collection, documentation and research of cybersecurity incidents

What sets this company apart:

Our client is a leading player in the industry, known for its commitment to innovation and excellence. They offer a dynamic and fast-paced work environment where every day brings new challenges and opportunities. They believe in fostering a culture of continuous learning and development, providing their employees with ample opportunities for professional growth. Their inclusive work culture encourages collaboration and teamwork, making it an ideal place to grow your career.

What's next:

Ready to take the next step in your career? Apply now!

Apply today by clicking on the link provided. We look forward to receiving your application!

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.

Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTKSM 423C

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Tech & Transformation

Focus: IT Security

Industry: Telecommunications

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Senior Management

Location: Kuala Lumpur

Job Reference: VE9GXS-34F7E04A

Date posted: 20 May 2024

Consultant: FlorieMae Salazar

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