Information Security and Risk Lead – Leading Bank Information Security and Risk Lead – Leading Bank …

Pinpoint Asia Limited
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
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Excellent Remuneration
Pinpoint Asia Limited
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Excellent Remuneration
Posted by:
Danny Kwan • Director at Pinpoint Asia Limited
Posted by:
Danny Kwan
Director at Pinpoint Asia Limited
Our client, a leading bank, is looking for an experienced Information Security and Risk Lead to join their Security Division. Leading the First Line Defense to oversight the security and risk function, particularly with new fintech innovation. Perm position.


  • Review and maintain IT Security, CyberSecurity policy, guidelines, and procedures. 
  • Review Security and Risk measures for new Fintech development and transformation initiatives. 
  • Define Security standards, authentication protocols, and systems.
  • Provide Security recommendations and risk assessments to ensure the bank is fulfilling the HKMA CyberSecurity Fortification Initiatives requirements and policy. 
  • Collect data on Cyber Security related risks, breaches, attacks, incidents. Assist in investigations on security incidents by providing evidence and logs. 
  • Provide security and risk advice on emerging technologies. 
  • Lead the Security Awareness training program in the bank. 
  • Review IT outsourcing providers and perform regular security assessments on IT outsourcing services. 
  • Perform gap analysis on HKMA CRAF framework and associated guidelines. 


  • At least 12 years of experience in Information Security, Audit, and Risk management experience. 
  • Team management experience in leading a security and risk team. 
  • Thorough knowledge of risk management practice in IT Infrastructure, Cloud, Applications, and Service Management. 
  • Familiar with emerging technology, fintech, and innovation. Understand where the usual security and risk gap in new Fintech technology. 
  • Previous working experience with a banking or financial institution is required. 
  • Security Certificates in CISSP / CISA / CISM or equivalent.
  • Familiar with regulatory requirements such as HKMA (TM-E-1, TM-G-1, TM-G-2, SA-2), MAS, CBRC, FFIEC and etc.
  • Degree from a reputable university. 
  • Excellent communications skills in English and Cantonese.

If this outstanding opportunity sounds like your next career move, please send your resume in Word format to Danny Kwan at and put Information Security and Risk Lead – Leading Bank in the subject header.

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Headquartered in Hong Kong, Pinpoint Asia is the go-to Specialist Firm for Technology Recruitment

We are a team of specialist tech recruiters (many of our recruiters come from an IT background) and we serve a wide range of clients, all the way from tech startups (especially FinTech) to some of the top Financial Institutions on Wall Street and several other large scale enterprises in other industries.

Our significant market reputation and status as the leading search firm for many of our clients is a direct result of our strong industry relationships, intimate understanding of the marketplace and proven ability to deliver results. 

Our vision is to help companies hire smarter and help job seekers get closer to their career aspirations.

To see all our open jobs please reach out to us at (EA License # 62713) 

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