Security Architect

We are looking for a Security Architect to join us today!

  • Lead and innovate the security direction related to cloud strategy
  • Influence the cyber security posture through direct contribution and consultation with in flight projects
  • Provide cyber security leadership and expertise to ensure the ongoing Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability of systems and information
  • Develop security patterns and guidelines that meet cloud security best practices
  • Remain abreast of emerging technologies, industry developments and cloud security
  • Review the current system security measures/design and support enhancement implementation from an architecture perspective
  • Promote the enterprise security architecture process, outcomes and value proposition to the bank
  • Review new and existing projects for information security compliance by developing, documenting, and communicating adherence to architecture policies & standards
  • Provide technical information security consulting on multi-platform IT environments and subject matter expert advice to project teams
  • Maintain and apply security architectural knowledge and investigate and recommend improvement opportunities
  • Developing and/or carrying out the strategic direction of security projects to enable execution of the information security strategy
  • Support the delivery of security architecture services demonstrating specialisation in cloud security
  • Experience working with digital businesses, AWS cloud technologies and environments embracing agile WoW and DevOps tooling
  • Facilitate high quality and timely IT security estimates to ensure effective IT estimation of technology solutions

10+ Years’ experience in technology/IT/security related positions. Ideally, your experience will include time in a consulting or advisory capacity. Your experience should include:

  • Extensive experience in information security and/or IT risk management with a focus on security, performance and reliability
  • Demonstrable understanding or experience deploying cloud-based solutions to Amazon Web Services utilising known good practice for security, resilience and recovery
  • Solid understanding of security protocols, cryptography, PKI and Cas, authentication, authorisation and security
  • Demonstrated experience at delivering innovative architecture to strategic programs
  • Experience implementing multi-factor authentication, single sign-on, identity management or related technologies
  • Broad understanding of IT security concepts including looking at architectural solutions via a Threat lens
  • Good understanding of knowledge management and fulfilment tools such as Jira, Confluence, GitHub
  • Good working knowledge of current IT risks and experience implementing security solutions
  • Ability to interact with a broad cross-section of personnel to explain and enforce security measures
  • Working knowledge of industry good practise such as OWASP, PCI DSS, ISO27001/2, NIST CSF, SWIFT CSP
  • Banking/Financial experience desirable
  • Familiar with HKMA regulations
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as business acumen and a commercial outlook