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Information Security Analyst



Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Posted on Monday, May 20, 2024

MoneyLion is a leader in financial technology powering the next generation of personalized products and content, with a top consumer finance super app, a premier embedded finance platform for enterprise businesses and a world-class media arm. MoneyLion’s mission is to give everyone the power to make their best financial decisions. We pride ourselves on serving the many, not the few; providing confidence through guidance, choice, and personalization; and shortening the distance to an informed action.

In our go-to money app for consumers, we deliver curated content on finance and related topics, through a tailored feed that engages people to learn and share. People take control of their finances with our innovative financial products and marketplace - including our full-fledged suite of features to save, borrow, spend, and invest - seamlessly bringing together the best offers and content from MoneyLion and our 1,100+ Enterprise Partner network, together in one experience. MoneyLion’s enterprise technology provides the definitive search engine and marketplace for financial products, enabling any company to add embedded finance to their business, with advanced AI-backed data and tools through our platform and API. Established in 2013, MoneyLion connects millions of people with the financial products and content they need, when and where they need it.

About the role

We are seeking an experienced Junior Information Information Security Analyst to join our Information Security team. This role involves supporting the assessment and mitigation of IT risks that could impact the firm's technology infrastructure and digital assets. The ideal candidate should have a foundational understanding of IT systems, risk assessment methodologies, and compliance frameworks relevant to the financial technology industry.

Key Responsibilities

  • Establish and maintain information security processes to execute the information security program in alignment with the organization’s business goals.
  • Conduct detailed IT risk assessments, identifying potential threats and vulnerabilities to the firm's digital assets and financial data. Provide actionable insights and recommendations to mitigate these risks.
  • Monitor and ensure compliance with all applicable laws, regulations, and standards such as SOX, PCI-DSS, NIST and others relevant to the fintech industry. Prepare compliance reports and assist in regulatory audits.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of comprehensive IT risk policies and procedures to support the firm’s risk management strategy.
  • Assist in IT audits from both internal and external auditors. Help prepare necessary documentation and ensure that recommendations from audits are implemented.
  • Work closely with various departments to communicate risk management policies and protocols. Contribute to training initiatives to enhance staff awareness regarding IT risks and the importance of compliance.
  • Regularly report to senior management on the status of IT risk management efforts, highlighting any potential areas of concern and the effectiveness of implemented controls.


  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Finance, or any related field. Advanced degree or professional certifications (e.g., CISA, CISSP) would be advantageous.
  • A minimum of 1-3 years of relevant experience in IT audit, risk management, or compliance, preferably within the financial services industry.
  • Strong knowledge of IT infrastructure, including networks, databases, cloud services, and cybersecurity frameworks.
  • Proactive and diligent with a keen attention to detail for security risk identification.
  • Exceptional analytical and critical thinking skills for security risk analysis.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, capable of working collaboratively across teams.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Documentation skills for organizational policies, standards, procedures and guidelines.
  • Proficiency with audit management tools and software.

What We Value

We value growth-minded and collaborative people with high learning agility who embody our core values of teamwork, customer-first and innovation. Every member of the MoneyLion Pride is passionate about fintech and ready to give 100% in helping us achieve our mission.

Working At MoneyLion

At MoneyLion, we want you to be well and thrive. Our generous benefits package includes:

  • Competitive salary packages
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision and life insurance benefits
  • Wellness perks
  • Paid parental leave
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Learning and Development resources
  • Flexible working hours

MoneyLion is committed to equal employment opportunities for all employees. Inside our company, every decision we make regarding our employees is based on merit, competence, and performance, completely free of discrimination. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. Within that team, no one will feel more “other” than anyone else. We realize the full promise of diversity and want you to bring your whole self to work every single day.