Senior Information Security Tools Engineer - (Contract)

Date:  Sep 13, 2022
Country:  Malaysia
State / Province:  Penang
City:  Penang
Job Type:  Internal Temporary Worker
Job ID:  46031

Keysight is on the forefront of technology innovation, delivering breakthroughs and trusted insights to the world’s visionaries and innovators in electronic design, test, manufacturing, and optimization. Our ~14,000 employees create world-class solutions in wireless communications, 5G, automotive, quantum, aerospace, defense, and semiconductor markets for customers in over 100 countries. Our technical solutions – and our methods for creating them – help connect and secure the world. Learn more about what we do and how we do it.


Our powerful culture has led to us being independently recognized on Fortune 100’s Best Companies List and we are “Great Place to Work” Certified.  We’re driven, collaborative, ethical, and curious, and we value all ideas, especially bold ones. And our culture extends far beyond our own walls. Our corporate social responsibility efforts support our communities, nurture the next generation of engineers, and promote environmental sustainability. 


At Keysight, Inclusion & Diversity is an integral part of our core values.  We believe that when people feel a sense of belonging, they can be more creative, innovative, and thrive at all points in their careers. We believe everyone should be respected in the workplace and in their communities regardless of race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity, religion, disability, veteran status, national origin, or any protected class.  We continuously challenge ourselves to grow in our understanding of inclusion by engaging in a wide variety of diversity programs, initiatives, employee network groups and mentoring/development. This is Keysight – People and Culture - YouTube

Job Description

  • Work with internal IT and Information security stakeholders to gather requirements, propose, build, and provision identified monitoring and protection solutions.
  • Install, configure, support, and maintain monitoring solutions.
  • Manage system monitoring setup and standardization of features and usage.
  • Maintain systems by keeping them tuned and compliant with company standards for optimum performance and capacity utilization.
  • Maintain standards of operations, such as backups, naming standards, and configurations.
  • Coordinate planned downtime and software installs of your assigned services.
  • Communicate system status and coordinate maintenance activities.
  • Support day-to-day operations and provide customer support.
  • Support coverage for this team is 16x5, and different team members will rotate on-call coverage outside of the 16x5 windows. Shift schedules will only be required, when there are deem necessary. Deliver expertise for addressing stakeholder issues and service provider escalation.
  • Monitor the environment for potential system issues and resolve them appropriately.
  • Adhere to the change management process for any planned maintenance, or when potential issues are identified
  •  Provide training for new team members.
  • Adhere to Keysight’s established processes and policies.
  • Continually work to improve operations.
  • Adhere to established service and operational level agreements.
  • Propose and implement system enhancements that will improve the performance and reliability of the system.
  • Identify service improvement opportunities.
  • Communicate and collaborate with peer groups (IT enterprise architects, security team, network team, etc.). The individual must possess the ability to network and interface with Global IT and business stakeholders to internalize requirements, interpreting and applying processes to deliver value to stakeholders


Job Qualifications

  • Experience in any one of the infrastructure monitoring tools. 
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Skills to guide and mentor the work of less experienced personnel
  • You will be required to support 8-hours rotating shift. You will be entitled for shift and on-call allowance
  • Communication skills. Good ability to lead and work as part of a team
  • Bachelors or University Degree or equivalent in IT/Computer Science, typically 4 to 5 years of relevant experience. Formal virtual training will be provided. Candidates who do not have cloud security background but familiar with various IT security tools are welcome to apply as we will be providing training
    Technical Knowledge (experience of monitoring solutions supported)
  • Infrastructure Monitoring (mainly Servers, DBs, Firewalls, Endpoints, Web Servers)
  • Experience with tools configuration and break-fix support for any leading infrastructure monitoring tools such as ELK stack, Solarwinds, Cisco ISE, Panorama Firewalls, Guardicore, Trend Anti-Virus, etc.
  • Very good understanding of network, server, security, and endpoint technologies

Job Function





Full Time (F)

Travel Required:


Duration (Temp Positions Only):

> 24 months


Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:


APAC : Malaysia : Penang : Penang

Job ID : 46031 


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