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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.

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Regional CISO / Chief Security Architect

Job level Senior
Work exp 15 Years or above
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Financial Services / Investment / Securities
Job function Information Technology > Software Development
Information Technology > Security / Audit
Information Technology > Network / System Admin
Published On 08/12/2019

Our client, a global blockchain firm with multiple offices in the US and Asia, is looking for a technical CISO to architect/implement/oversee the overall IT security & risk including cyber security, security architecture/engineering, and risk management. Reporting directly to the CIO. Excellent remuneration, exposure and growth potential!

Responsibilities:

  • Develop firmwide information security standards, architecture and strategy.
  • Provide/Lead cutting-edge security architecture/engineering for blockchain infrastructure/ecosystem.
  • Lead the risk and security engineering teams in providing 1st and 2nd defense across the firm.
  • Communicate and enforce security policies and standards.
  • Manage general / blockchain-specific security assessments across systems and services as well as advise on vulnerability mitigations.

Requirements:

  • At least 10-15+ years of IT Security and Risk senior management experience.
  • A broad technical knowledge in security architecture / engineering.
  • Demonstrable knowledge/experience in blockchain specific technologies/concepts.
  • Ability to work in a start-up like environment; Highly energetic, able to wear multiple hats, flexible, etc.
  • In-depth and hands-on knowledge in Networking, Applications Security, Windows and Unix.
  • Excellent communication skills in English.
  • Strong passion for innovative technology and developing creative solutions.
  • Strong leadership ability to lead a diversified team.
  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or related discipline.

If this outstanding opportunity sounds like your next career move, please send your resume in Word format to Matthew Chung at resume(at)pinpointasia(dot)com and put Regional CISO / Chief Security Architect - Global Leader in Blockchain Ecosystem in the subject header.

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