Security Architect, Cloud Security - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HSBC
  • 21 Aug 18 2018-08-21

Security Architect, Cloud Security - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

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If you're looking for a career where you can make a real impression, join HSBC and discover how valued you'll be.

HSBC Operations, Services and Technology is a pivotal part of the Group, providing essential operational and technical support to our global businesses and helping improve customer service and efficiency. HOST combines global expertise and technology to help keep us ahead of the competition.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Security Architect, Cloud Security.

Principal responsibilities

  • Security Architecture is a global function responsible for the definition of the future state security, and architectural roadmap. The Security Architecture team is responsible for the ongoing evolution, communication and creation of Security Architectural patterns and influencing the adoption.
  • Security Architecture will provide architecture guidance and advice to other IT teams and the global businesses and functions. The Architecture team will be using SABSA as the architecture framework for Security.
  • Define, design, evaluate and maintain the enterprise Cybersecurity architecture
  • Drive the implementation of Technology Security Technical Solutions and associated processes and controls
  • Measure adherence to the architecture within IT to drive progress.
  • Security Product Selection and Implementation with associated processes and controls
  • Delivery of solutions architecture consulting.

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security or a related field
  • Solid relevant IT experience, including exposure to business planning, systems analysis and application development, a few years to be devoted specifically to security
  • Experience with role based authorization methodologies, authentication technologies and security attack pathologies
  • Familiarity with ISO 27001, ISO 27002, ITIL, COBIT, and other industry standard security frameworks
  • In-depth knowledge of key IT domains particularly computing platforms such as Windows, UNIX and Linux and networking technologies
  • Knowledge and experience with perimeter security controls such as firewall, IDS, IPS, network access control, and network segmentation
  • Proficient in security concepts related to DNS, routing, authentication, VPN, proxy services and DDOS mitigation technologies Security Architectural experience working in complex organizations.
  • Experience in defining future architectural strategy and roadmaps
  • Ability to work with project teams to define and provide guidance on strategic security controls and direction.
  • Comfortable working with ambiguity and conducting research as well as managing third party vendors.
  • Ability to write position papers on highly complex topics for a business audience to assist in decision making
  • Experience building reference Cloud architectures and adapting them for enterprise use cases.
  • Understanding of Cloud service models such as IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, and supporting technologies.
  • Experience with any of the industry Cloud technologies such as Amazon Web Service, Azure, Google Cloud, et cetera, as well as virtualization technologies such as VMWare, MVS, xEN, Virtual Box
  • Understanding of network technologies including SDN, routing including VRFs, and enterprise network designs.
  • Familiarity with deploying and securing container technology, VM Ware ESXi, and OpenStack is desirable
  • Knowledge of third party auditing and cloud risk assessment methodologies
You'll achieve more when you join HSBC.

Candidate with less relevant experience or skills may be offered a lower Global Career Band than stated above.

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