Cyber Security & Technology Risk Lead - Fintech

Job Title: Cyber Security & Technology Risk Lead - Fintech
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 47877_1632217264
Contact Name: Karen Cheng
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 21, 2021 17:41

Job Description

About the Client

Our client is a leading financial institution and with an increasing growth and a vision to diversify their portfolio, hence, they are now seeking for a Cyber Security & Technology Risk Lead to join their team.

About the Role

Reporting to the department head and managing a team of 5, you will be responsible for conducting independent comprehensive assessments of the management, operational, and technical security controls and control enhancements employed within or inherited by an information technology (IT) system to determine the overall effectiveness of the controls.You and your team will provide support, input and independent oversight of the management of the banks IT and Data Security risk profile, including but not limited to information/data security risk and cyber risk. Lastly, you will create governance frameworks & implementing process improvements to technology risk functions and defining road maps to implementing and maintaining hands-on solutions by conducting cyber maturity reviews, creating operating models, designing infrastructure, etc.

The Successful Applicant

  • University graduate in Computer Science / Information Technology or equivalent
  • Minimum 10 years of relevant work experience in information security / cyber security
  • Ability to think creatively, generate innovative ideas, challenge the status quo and deliver effectively with what can often be ambiguous requirements
  • Proven track record in cyber security environment within professional services or an in-house information security function, preferably in Financial or Banking Services
  • Track record within the financial services showing understanding of the business, threat and regulatory issues faced by each department
  • Experience of delivering one or more of the following areas: strategy,transformation, governance, cyber resilience, identity and access management.
  • Proven experience of successfully managing complex cyber security services in a commercial environment, ensuring the delivery of high quality work on time and to budget.
  • Knowledge of a broad range of cyber security topics e.g. governance, identity and access management, supply chain risks, security operations, incident management etc.
  • Recognized cyber security qualifications
  • Good command in Chinese and English

Click "Apply Now" to apply for this position or call Karen Cheng at +852 3180 4921 for a confidential discussion. All information collected will be kept in strict confidence and will be used for recruitment purpose only.