Manager, Information Security Technology

Full-time
Senior (6-10 years)

Posted 

Technical Skills

  • Audit
  • Compliance
  • Costing
  • Information Security
  • ISO
  • IT Security
  • Risk Analysis

Job Description

Manager, Information Security Technology

Location: HONG KONG

Reporting to the CISO, support the AXA business strategy and digital transformation.  AXA is building a new Group Information Security Practice to ensure a coordinated response to the increasing cyber security threat, enable risk decisions to be made consistently across the organisation and establish sustainable security capabilities that are integrated with the business. Our vision for Information Security is to ‘protect our stakeholders by securing our information assets, managing our cyber risk and enabling business strategies in an efficient and effective way, fully supported by executive leadership and underpinned by all AXA employees.


  • Serve as an expert advisor in the evaluation of current, emerging and innovative technologies supporting information security
  • Act as a change agent to continuously improve information security controls
  • Provide advanced technical security advice supporting the implementation of information security technology based on the information security strategy
  • Identify and analyse risks, recommend appropriate mitigation options and document all components in clear, business-intelligible language
  • Perform threat intelligence analysis of risks and trends
  • Assess the impact of related risks on the business environment and recommend appropriate mitigation actions or the prioritisation of projects and investments
  • Escalate the need to redirect investment or change practices to mitigate critical risks and ensure legal, risk, regulatory or commercial compliance
  • Propose technical solutions to information security audit and compliance issues
  • Collaborate with and support the HK CISO and other stakeholders as necessary to ensure information security is relevant, cost-effective and is delivered in accordance with information security strategy, policies and processes
  • Oversee the execution of information security projects

Qualifications

  • Experience in evaluation/incubation of emerging information security technologies > 6 years
  • Leadership / management experience > 2 years
  • Degree in information security, computer science, information management systems or related field
  • Post-graduate degree in information security or computer science is an advantage but not essential
  • Information Security and / or Information Technology industry certification (CISSP-ISSAP, CISM, ISO 27001 Lead Auditor, GIAC or equivalent) strongly preferred
  • Experience in managing large scale IT security projects
  • Strong networking skills
  • Team player
  • Ability to apply analytical rigour to understand complex business scenarios
  • Fluent in English
  • Fluent in Cantonese is an added advantage

Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelSenior (6-10 years)
Education LevelMaster
QualificationCertified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
LanguageEnglish, Cantonese
AXAInsurance and Reinsurance

42/F., AXA Tower, Landmark East, 100 How Ming Street, Kwun Tong

directions_walk8 mins walk from Kwun Tong Station