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Mainstay Asia provide Resourcing Solutions. Head Quartered in Hong Kong we offer a range of solutions across Recruitment, Workforce Augmentation, Consulting and Payroll & HR Services.

Working with innovative and forward thinking organizations, we provide access to challenging and career enhancing opportunities across our areas of expertise. To learn more about Mainstay Asia, visit www.mainstayasia.com

Mainstay Asia provide Resourcing Solutions. Head Quartered in Hong Kong we offer a range of solutions across Recruitment, Workforce Augmentation, Consulting and Payroll & HR Services. Working with innovative and forward thinking organizations, we provide access to challenging and career enhancing...

Mainstay Asia provide Resourcing Solutions. Head Quartered in Hong Kong we offer a range of solutions across Recruitment, Workforce Augmentation, Consulting and Payroll & HR Services.

Working with innovative and forward thinking organizations, we provide access to challenging and career enhancing opportunities across our areas of expertise. To learn more about Mainstay Asia, visit www.mainstayasia.com

Senior Security Engineer

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 5 Years
Location
Central Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry HR / Recruitment Services
Job function Information Technology > Network / System Admin
Information Technology > Security / Audit
Published On 26/03/2018 2018-03-26

Our client is a top tier blue chip financial organisation who are currently in the middle of a large complex software application build. As part of the software delivery the Information Security Team are looking for a Security Engineer to support Information security work streams such as security analytics, secure code review, application whitelisting, anti-virus for non-production through different security testing tools and vulnerability scanners.


Although the role is application focussed Security experience on Servers (Microsoft or Linux) is incredibly relevant and training will be provided for those with a strong interest in information security.

 

Responsibilities of the Role

  • Work with the security team to ensure application security meets required standards
  • Perform technical advisory in assigned project area for ensuring identified information security risks are mitigated and controls are implemented.
  • Coordinate and conduct security assurance activities on application software and code review to identify security exposures.
  • Support and advise IT colleagues on remediation efforts.
  • Coordinate and implement various security solutions and security controls. Support and advise IT colleagues on risk treatments.
  • Work with IT teams in adopting secure programming practices throughout the system development lifecycle; and work with application and technology architects to assess the risk and impact to business of existing and future business applications implementations.

 

Requirements of the Role

  • +5 years working experience in IT industry with 1 year experience in information security or in system administration.
  • Good understanding of information security, system audit, and risk management which integrates into application development lifecycle
  • Basic understanding of network security
  • Training will be provided to those who are less experienced but with passion to develop in IT security
  • Qualified professional certifications such as CISSP, CISA, CEH, CSSLP will be an advantage.
  • Excellent analytical skills and ability to present technical information and statistics to enable management to make sound decisions
  • Good knowledge of security incident and event management, web, mobile and enterprise application infrastructure and design
  • Excellent analytical skills and ability to present technical information and statistics to enable management to make sound decisions
  • Good Knowledge and experience of Windows and Linux with scripting skills
  • Good knowledge and experience of vulnerability testing tools and methodologies
  • Knowledge of programming language such as C, Java or system scripting would be an advantage.
  • Knowledge and experience of application penetration test is an advantage

 

Please send your cv in word format to Clara@mainstayasia.com and put Security Engineer in the subject heading.