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Azure Security and Operational Compliance Lead

Hong Kong
Job Type
8 Sep 2022

Responsibilities will include:

  • Ensure that Azure foundation platform conforms to Cyber Security standards
  • Incorporate Security patterns into Azure Cloud Services functional patterns
  • Accountable for Azure foundation platform conformity to Operational Risk standards
  • Ensure the Azure Foundation Platform conforms to all regulatory requirements
  • Support the Cloud Controls Office and Internal audit functions with requests for information
  • Prepare and submit clear, concise, factual, unbiased, thorough and timely reports for regulatory (HKMA) inquires
  • Accountable for ensuring that robust SIEM (logging) and Monitoring processes are in place
  • Support the Service Delivery Manager to implement a 24 x 7 follow the sun support model
  • Ensure and maintain Business continuity plan for the Azure platform and carry out regular tests in line with HSBC standards Business contingency standards
  • Maintain and manage all customer facing Security information and knowledge bases
  • Develop and promote the reuse of patterns
  • Be an Azure Platform evangelist with customers, partners and external communities
  • Provide Management reporting to ensure data driven discussions for continuous improvement
  • Gather requirements and provide continuous feedback loops between Cyber security, Controls office and the wider Azure Cloud Services team

Qualifications and experience

The ideal candidate for this role will have the below experience and qualifications:

  • Experience working in a security related discipline
  • Experience dealing and responding to IT Audit
  • Awareness of data security and regulatory requirements within financial services
  • Security professional certification
  • Acknowledged for driving decisions collaboratively, resolving conflicts and ensuring follow through with exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Presentation skills with a high degree of comfort with both large and small audiences (Senior Executives, IT management and developers)
  • Experience working with one or more Cloud service providers
  • Experience in dealing with multiple support groups that contribute to creating a service
  • Good leadership and teamwork skills - Works collaboratively in an agile environment with Stakeholders to deliver the service
  • Operational effectiveness - delivers solutions that align to approved design patterns and security, risk and regulatory standards
  • A track record of constantly looking for ways to do things better and an excellent understanding of the mechanism necessary to successfully implement change
  • Set and achieved challenging short, medium and long term goals which exceeded the standards in their field
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills; an ability to communicate with impact, ensuring complex information is articulated in a meaningful way to wide and varied audiences

Essential Skills

  • Experience working in a cloud security/architecture team in an enterprise
  • Experience working with controls, regulatory and audit functions
  • Have experience managing stakeholders
  • Have excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
  • Demonstrable Risk Management knowledge
  • Keen problem solving skills (Analytical and Creative)
  • Experience working within an Agile environment
  • Ability to quickly acquire new skills

Desirable Skills

  • Experience and understanding of large scale infrastructure deployments in enterprise-wide environments required
  • Understanding of ITIL framework
  • Industry recognised Azure cloud certifications e.g. Azure Security
  • Security certification (CISSP, CEH, CISM)
  • Technical knowledge (Cloud Service Providers, IAM, OS, CI/CD and automation tooling)
  • Technical knowledge and breadth of Azure technology services (Identity, Networking, Compute, Storage, Web, Mobile, Containers, Databases, Analytics, AI & Machine learning)
  • Experience operating in highly regulated industry, e.g. Financial Services
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  • Job Reference: 707120339-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: CapGemini
  • Location: Hong Kong
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent