Head of IT Security

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 2849043
We are hiring this role for our global fintech client and it is a newly created role. The organization is going through a global security transformation and this position is crucial for this initiative especially for the APAC region.

You will be the single senior appointment who can face off to board personnel within the region and you will also be managing a security team. In this role, you will need to ensure protection of APAC assets. You need to drive the integration with a wider Global Team for security and also be able to pull on resources from the wider team for Security Operations Centre (SOC) services where necessary. Other than being part of the management team in creating security principles, standards, baselines and blueprints for the region, you will also focus on the governance and assurance matters and also take lead on security incidents for APAC.

What you’ll need?
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in various IT security technologies
  • Good experience within these areas: SIEM technologies, vulnerability management, security operations and monitoring, intrusion detection systems and network operating systems, security incident management
  • Prior experience in working within a large scale complex IT environments
  • Experience in the financial domain will be added advantage
  • Strong in leadership and organisational skills
  • Ability to present and providing updates for upper management
Are you up for this challenge? Click APPLY NOW or send your Word-formatted CV to Phang Eva (eva.phang@xpand.sg) to discuss this further. (CEI No. R1551057 Licence No.: 07C3147)