Technology Consulting - OT Security, Senior Associate/Associate

Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, MY, 50490


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 Cyber security is one of the most important risks facing businesses today. Systems, applications, and processes are becoming increasingly interconnected and automated and many organizations are now reliant upon technology to drive business strategy and growth.

Our clients are turning to EY for help and guidance on how to protect their assets, minimize business disruption and improve security as they continue to exploit technology to transform their business


At EY, we are expanding our already market leading cyber security services. We need excellent people, across all grades, to join our team and be part of our exciting growth strategy. 


The opportunity

We are seeking a knowledgeable and experienced OT Security Specialist to join our team. In this role, you will be responsible for protecting our OT systems, networks, and assets from potential cyber threats and vulnerabilities. You will collaborate closely with IT security teams, OT engineers, and other stakeholders to implement robust security measures and ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations.


You will have a responsibility for:

  • Conduct regular assessments and audits of OT systems to identify security vulnerabilities.

  • Develop and implement security policies, procedures, and best practices for OT environments.

  • Monitor OT networks and systems for suspicious activity and respond to security incidents promptly.

  • Collaborate with IT teams to integrate OT security measures with enterprise IT security frameworks.

  • Provide guidance and support to OT engineers and operations teams on security-related issues.

  • Stay updated on emerging threats and security technologies relevant to OT environments.

  • Conduct training sessions and workshops to raise awareness about OT security among employees.

  • Where possible, you will identify opportunities for EY to assist our clients further and escalate these potential areas to the engagement manager

  • Working with the engagement manager you will assist with the planning and delivery phases of engagements

  • Contributing to the creation of proposals and marketing material


You are expected to:

  • Consistently deliver quality client services and manage expectations of client service delivery.

  • Stay abreast of current business and industry trends relevant to the client's business.

  • Demonstrate technical, risk capabilities and professional knowledge.

  • Remain current on new developments in consulting services capabilities and industry knowledge.


Skills and attributes for success

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Strong drive to excel professionally, and to guide and motivate others

  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills

  • Dedicated, innovative, resourceful, analytical and able to work under pressure

  • Foster an efficient, innovative and team-oriented work environment


To qualify for the role you must have

  • A bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer, information technology or a related field

  • Minimum 2 year of recent relevant work experience in information security or information technology discipline, preferably in a technology consulting role with a leading management consultancy organization or professional services firm

  • Proven experience in OT security, including knowledge of industrial control systems (ICS) and SCADA systems.

  • Experience in client service delivery and be able to manage multiple engagement teams and projects

  • Related professional certifications such as CISSP, OSCP, CEH, CISM, etc.   


Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Good project management skills

  • Experience in coaching and supervising junior team members

  • A team player with good communication and interpersonal skills

  • Creative, independent with good problem solving skills

  • Proactive, dedicated, innovative, resourceful, strong analytical and able to work under pressure

  • Analytical, Advanced report-written and verbal communication skills and presentation skills

  • Demonstrated integrity within a professional environment


What we look for

Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you’ll be a confident leader equipped with strong people management skills and a genuine passion to make things happen in a dynamic organization. If you’re ready to take on a wide range of responsibilities, and are committed to seeking out new ways to make a difference, this role is for you.


What we offer

EY offers a competitive remuneration package commensurate with your work experience, where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. We are committed to being an inclusive employer and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements (FWA), where this may be needed, guided by our FWA Policy. Plus, we offer: 

  • Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next. 

  • Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way. 

  • Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs. 

  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs. 


If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.


The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.


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Category: Consulting Jobs

Tags: Audits CEH CISM CISSP Compliance Computer Science Exploit ICS Industrial OSCP SCADA Strategy Vulnerabilities

Perks/benefits: Career development Flex hours

Region: Asia/Pacific
Country: Malaysia

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