Senior Manufacturing Cybersecurity Engineer

0-2 years
29 days ago 6 Applied
Job Description

is on the forefront of technology innovation, delivering breakthroughs and trusted insights to the world's visionaries and innovators in electronic design, simulation, prototyping, test, manufacturing, and optimization. Our 15,000 employees create world-class solutions in communications, 5G, automotive, energy, 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

Our powerful culture has led to us being independently recognized on 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, Equity & 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.

Job Description

This role will be responsible for implementing, operating, and maintaining security and inventory management tools, processes and procedures employed for securing and reducing the security risk to the manufacturing environment. To be successful, this position requires significant understanding of the manufacturing processes across all the product lines in Penang and directly connected Contract Manufacturers (CMs) to identify and mitigate or correct any issues that impact manufacturing production. The job role covers the following:
. Implement Security Measures: Deploy, operate, and maintain security tools, processes, and procedures to safeguard the manufacturing environment, reducing security risks.
. Global Cross-Functional Collaboration: Collaborate with Keysight partners, including Information Technology (IT), Information Security and Compliance (ISC), and OF partners, as well as directly connected contract manufacturers, to strengthen security in the current manufacturing environment. This encompasses legacy systems, applications, and the next generation of manufacturing systems and solutions.
. Security Incident Response and coordination: Provide local support for security incidents, breaches, and compromises, coordinating with the Security Operations Center (ISC SOC) to detect and respond promptly.
. Solution Implementation and Testing: Collaborate with partners to implement and test new solutions, addressing any compatibility or performance issues by establishing operational support processes.
. Compliance and Assurance: Ensure compliance with security policies and standards, contributing solutions that enhance security assurance for Keysight insurers and customers.
. Aligning Manufacturing Systems Strategy with Security Objectives: Collaborate on annual planning, budgeting, and strategy for existing and prospective manufacturing systems, ensuring alignment with security objectives.
. Lead Business Continuity Plan and Documentation: Lead the development of the manufacturing business continuity and recovery plan in collaboration with the manufacturing team, including the establishment of guidelines and documentation templates.
. Bridging Project Teams and Stakeholders for Success Ensures effective communication of progress and status to both the project teams, management, partners, and key stakeholders.
. Conduct Training and Offer Guidance: Offer training and guidance to backup personnel to ensure a proficient response to security issues.

Job Qualifications


  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree or University Degree or equivalent in Computer Science/Information Technology.
  • Proficiency in a variety of cybersecurity tools and technologies, including but not limited to CrowdStrike, Guardicore, firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems, antivirus software, encryption methods, and network protocols. Familiarity with ethical hacking and penetration testing is also valuable.
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Python, Java, C++, C#, or scripting languages like PowerShell.
  • Familiar with Microsoft Productivity Tools such as Power Automate, Power BI, Power App and Sharepoint.
  • A strong understanding of system architecture includes knowledge of operating systems, network architecture, and the interaction between different components in a complex system.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work with cross-functional and cross-geographical team.
  • Good organizational skills, and a demonstrated ability to multi-task.
  • Strong analytical, project management skills and problem-solving abilities are added advantage.

Job Function

At Keysight, we believe every breakthrough idea starts with a vision. We work with the visionaries who imagine what&#8217&#x3B;s next for a more connected and safer world, exploring the edges of test and measurement science to enable these innovators to create the technologies that define our future. With more than 80 years of a rich history of innovation and over 1700 US and foreign patents issued or pending, we have customers in more than 100 countries around the globe, served by a passionate and diverse workforce of more than 13,000 employees. With a vision of helping to build a better planet, we take our corporate responsibility efforts to heart, employing environmentally sustainable and socially responsible operations, which have led us to be selected as a North American Index Component of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI).

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