Information & Cyber Security Associate or Director - Financial

Job Title: Information & Cyber Security Associate or Director - Financial
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Industry: Technology
Reference: 52279_1667521909
Contact Name: Karen Cheng
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Job Description

About the Client

Our client is a leading bank with strong presence in HK and China. With an increasing growth and a vision to strengthen their portfolio, they are now seeking for an Information & Cyber Security Senior Manager or Director

About the Role

Reporting the Department Head and managing a team, 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 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 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 (e.g. CISSP, CISM, CISA, CCSP etc.)
  • Good command in English and Chinese

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.