Job Summary

  • Company
    KPMG PLT
  • Location
    Kuala Lumpur, Selangor
  • Keywords / Skills
    Threat Research Analyst,threat intelligence,Penetration Testing,incident respnse
  • Years of Experience
    3 - 10 years
  • Function
    Full Time, Employee
  • Education
    IT
  • Role
    • Team Leader/Technical Leader • Project Management • System Analyst/Tech Architect • Security Analyst
  • Industry
    • IT/Computers - Hardware & Networking • IT/Computers - Software • Consulting/Advisory Services
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Assistant Manager / Senior Associate - Threat Intelligence
Responsibilities :

o Experience with threat hunting, SIEM technologies, monitoring and cybercrime investigations.

o Ability to develop new ideas and approaches / techniques that advance the state of the practice for cyber threat intelligence.

o Conduct cyber threat intelligence investigation and research to collect priority intelligence requirements to

o Conduct threat hunting, forensic and analysis in the context of intelligence gathered.

o Develop methods/ Approaches to protect against threat activity on the corporate and customer environments.

o Respond to inquiries, guide and advise customers on security best practices.

o Experience with threat intelligence models, frameworks, or knowledge bases such as the MITRE ATT&CK, STIX/TAXII, Lockheed Martin Kill Chain, Diamond Mode.

o Experience to understand the adversarial behavior and provide the proper solution.

o Experience working with most open source and social media data platforms to evaluate publicly available information for suspicious or malicious activities.

o Experience with research and analysis, latest solutions available in the market including classified reporting repositories, search tools, databases, and open source intelligence gathering.

o Experience working with telecommunication industry.

o Experience in web application, and infrastructure penetration testing.

o In-depth knowledge of architecture, engineering, and operations of at least one enterprise SIEM platform (e.g. ArcSight, Anomali, Fireeye, Splunk,Nitro/McAfee Enterprise Security Manager, QRadar, LogLogic).

o Scripting and programming experience ( Python, PHP, Perl, Bash, Ruby.).

o Identify performance improvement opportunities for internal team and clients

o Ability to analyze large and unstructured data sets to identify trends and anomalies indicative of malicious cyber activities.

o Ability to gather information for reconnaissance, enumeration, or fingerprinting of systems.

o Collaboration with other KPMG service lines to identify synergies in offerings

o Remain up-to-date on the latest cybersecurity threats, vulnerabilities and regulatory requirements relating to existing and emerging technologies such as Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT) and Cloud Computing

Requirements :

Qualifications and Education requirements

o A recognized university degree in technology, engineering, computer science or business studies with information systems major/minor from an accredited college / university along with deep interest in technology risk, security and IT Threat intelligence will be considered

o Professionally qualified preferred (e.g. CCNA, GCTI, GREM, OSCP, OSCE, CHFI or other relevant qualifications)

o More than 4 years of relevant experience in threat intelligence, and incident response.

o Experience working in the financial services and telecommunication is an added advantage.

Required Skills

o Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

o Experience with cyber security (Threat intelligence, Incident Response, and Penetration Testing), network security, or computer network operations

o Respond to inquiries, guide and advise customers regarding security best practices.

o Advanced understanding of Advanced persistent threat and the workings of the cyber underground economy.

o Ability to independently assess and prioritize task, incidents, and emergencies.

o Strong client services orientation and accustomed to taking an active role in executing client engagements

o Strong technical knowledge in operating systems, networking, applications, and expert in security issues

o Experience in Penetration testing and incident response.

o Independent, self-motivated, organized, and results oriented individuals capable of handling multiple tasks and achieving tight deadlines

o A client centric mind-set, understanding of IT within a Business context is desirable
About Company

KPMG first established a presence in Malaysia in 1928 and the Malaysian firm has grown to be a part of the global success of KPMG's network of firms. KPMG's operations in Malaysia are carried out in association with KPMG Desa Megat & Co. The Malaysian firm has over 2,000 staff located across 8 offices.

Our single management structure for all our Malaysia offices allows efficient and rapid allocation of experienced professionals wherever the client is located in the country. The flexibility of this single structure allows us to effectively serve companies across Malaysia, and we have many projects where professionals from different offices work together on a work engagement under the supervision of a single nominated client partner, who has operational control of all resources.

We have established industry groups which enable the delivery of targeted, industry-specific experience, expertise and methodologies. The focus on industry and country-specific knowledge helps us deliver exceptional people with an intimate knowledge of our client’s specific business issues, deep industry expertise as well as an overriding commitment towards service excellence.