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Consulting - Cyber Security - Cyber Threat Management - Senior Associate - Hong Kong

Location:  Hong Kong
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  11 Jul 2024

Job description

Requisition ID:  256782

Consulting – – Cyber Security –Senior, Staff Associate (Cyber Threat Management)

The opportunity

Cyber threats, social media, massive data storage, privacy requirements and continuity of the business as usual require heavy information security measures. As a cyber security specialist, you will lead the implementation of security solutions for our clients and support the clients in their desire to protect the business. You will belong to an international connected team of specialists helping our clients with their most complex information security needs and contributing toward their business resilience. You will be working with our Advanced Security Centers to access the most sophisticated tools available to fight against cybercrime.


We will support you with career-long training and coaching to develop your skills. As EY is a global leading service provider in this space, you will be working with the best of the best in a collaborative environment. So whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.


Your key responsibilities

  • Participate in designing, developing and implementing SIEM platform (ELK stack, Splunk, Azure Sentinel preferred) and Security Operation Center (SOC) related solutions
  • Support data onboarding and service maintenance for the SIEM platform
  • Document Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for operation reference
  • Work independently and in concert with others to architect solutions that have a measurable impact on security value, service management and client satisfaction
  • Coordinate with the client and key stakeholders to gather requirements and design the solutions to support those requirements
  • Build strong internal relationships within EY Advisory Services and with other service lines across the organization

Skills and attributes for success

As a Senior/Staff Associate in the Cyber Security Team, you will contribute technically to client engagements and services development activities. An important part of your role will be to actively establish, maintain and strengthen client’s relationships. You will also identify potential business opportunities for EY within existing engagements, and escalate these as appropriate. Similarly, you will anticipate and identify risks within engagements and share any issues with senior members of the team.

In line with EY commitment to quality, you will confirm that work is of high quality and is reviewed by the next-level reviewer. As an influential member of the team, you will help to create a positive learning culture, coach and counsel junior team members and help them to develop.


To qualify for the role you must have

  • Strong inter-personal skills and able to interact effectively with both management and clients
  • Direct architectural and implementation experience on SIEM platform
  • Experience on cyber incident response
  • Demonstrated good understanding of SOC operation
  • Knowledge in OS, Network, Security, Database, Cloud and Visualization technologies
  • Good command on Python, SQL, Regex and Shell Scripting is preferred
  • Good command of spoken English & Cantonese. Mandarin will be a plus
  • Flexibility on traveling will be a plus


Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Certifications and/or qualifications such as CISSP, SIEM vendor architect level certifications, ITIL or equivalent.


Skills and attributes for success

  • Working experience in a consulting environment is highly regarded
  • High level of drive, commitment to achieving solutions and ability to work under pressure
  • Highly motivated and a good communicator
  • Able to convey technical content in business language with client
  • Able to deliver high quality output against stated project objectives and meet tight deadlines

What working at EY offers

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2021 a reality.

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

Join us in building a better working world.

Apply now.


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