IT Security Lead Service Delivery APAC MEA
Full Time
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

Your Role

In this role the IT Security Lead is accountable for implementation, monitoring & reporting of the Global Information Security Strategy across the APAC MEA business area (BA) and hold responsibility for the operational execution of IT security actions/tasks within the BA countries.

The IT Security Lead is a member of the APAC MEA Service Delivery Leadership team and will work closely with the Service Delivery IT Director and the five Service Delivery Managers within the BA, as well as group technology leads to leverage our global scale to introduce and improve common best practices and standards globally.

A Typical Day

  • Coordinates the technical activities to implement and manage security infrastructure, and to provide regular status and service-level reports to the Information Security Steering Committee
  • Partner with the APAC MEA IT team and key stakeholders across the BA to understand and responding to security audit failures reported by Group Security or auditors. Consultation, motivating, and train them on appropriate best practices, procedures & security policies
  • Partners with vendors, suppliers, and internal staff across the BA to ensure risks and threats are managed through taking ownership of security incidents in the BA through to resolution and raise these to Group Information Security and Control. Coach & guide the teams to ensure closure of security items found
  • Serve as an active member of the global Security Operations Core team to ensure security governance
  • Represent the cybersecurity function in multiple forums within and for the BA
  • Report on the APAC MEA metrics as part of the global security strategies by maintaining Security Scorecard / Dashboard and associated BA Security Roadmaps
  • Overseeing the design, testing, and Implementation of all IT Security solutions
  • Coordinate with Group Security for threat intelligence, threat analysis, and threat remediation
  • Provide support for legal and regulatory compliance efforts, including audit support and end user awareness training
  • Lead the security planning & security programs such as Emergency Response and Crisis Management, Information Protection, Incident Management, Investigation and/or Forensics. Keep track of incidents to evaluate them and recommend a course of action
  • Lead and manage significant security-related projects

In this role, you will be dealing with Electrolux’s Internal customers. You should be confident in dealing with leaders both from a country level and region level perspective.

In Electrolux, we encourage open communication at all levels and put emphasis in dealing with our customers as well as colleagues with integrity and respect. You will be working in Petaling Jaya, Selangor Malaysia on regular working hours and may be required to travel both domestic and international.

Minimum Qualification

Who You Are:

  • Execution focused and history of IT Security delivery
  • Single Point of contact for IT Security with advanced analytical skills and attention to detail to core relate security requirements. Provide input and recommendations on cybersecurity policy, risk, and overall security best practices
  • Proven ability to quickly learn new applications, processes, and procedures
  • Able and willing to collaborate in a team environment and exercise independent judgment
  • A credible talking partner with key stakeholders across IT and business to translate security strategy and actions
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Professional image with the ability to form good partner relationships across functions
  • Strategic, intellectually curious thinker with focus on outcomes


  • A bachelor's degree in information systems or equivalent work experience; an M.B.A. or M.S. in information security is preferred
  • Certification from CISSP, CISM, CISA or equivalent


  • Recommended 5-10 years of IT experience, especially in an information security role

Apply now

We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'