about the companyFounded in 1979, my client is the world's leading specialist in the Luxury Retail industry with over 50 boutiques across APAC. Reporting to the Head of Digital Technology Services (DTS), the incumbent will ensure the smooth running of the IT team, working with both internal and external stakeholders to provide solutions that deliver to the business needs by providing a strong technical leadership. about the jobManagementDesign, develop and implement IT policies and proceduresMonitor performance of IT systems to determine cost and productivity levels, and to make recommendations for improving the IT infrastructureManaging IT roadmap, budget, vendors, compliance and audit coordinationHardware & software acquistion, support and maintenance Manage acquisition and inventory control of hardware and software licensesEvaluating performance of all devices and make necessary recommendations on future purchasesIT operations, infrastructure & networkEnd user supportManage IT infrastructure development and upgradesInstallation and setting up of office broadband, firewall, servers, routers, workstationsManage firewall and VPN acessManage renovations and relocation of offices and storesManage and provide technical support for network and security products/ solutionMonitor network performance and establish plans for technology refresh and expansion requirementsMaintain an understanding of current vulnerabilities, response and mitigation methodology used to support network security operationsCloud computing & server managementCloud Computing SolutionsOn premise server managementSecurity patch updates and migration to cloud servicesData Protection and RetentionCybersecurityConduct employee training to drive data security awarenessPerform risk assessments, implement controls and incident managementStrengthen cyber defense capabilities to protect the group’s assets, brand reputation and customers’ trustskills and experience requiredMinimally Diploma/ Degree in Computer Science or equivalent. Minimally 5 years of working experience as a IT Manager, with experience in operations, projects, security and other aspects of technology. Strong understanding of cybersecurity frameworks and standards such as ISO, NIST, SOX, COBIT. Experienced in IT security compliance, operations, security patching, incident management and security reviews with enterprise architecture and IT governance.Professional security certifications e.g. CISA, CISM and CISSP are highly preferred.Hands on working experience with network administration, network installation, data centre management and data governance.Experienced in the design, plan and management of critical network infrastructure.Strong interpersonal, communication and stakeholder management skills.Independent, reliable and a team player. To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact Joey at joey.lam(at)randstad.com.sg / https://www.linkedin.com/in/joeyiqi (EA: 94C3609/ R1879086) Applicants must be fully vaccinated or have a valid exemption in accordance with MOM’s regulations to allow them to enter the workplace. Applicants may be required to share verifiable COVID-19 vaccination documents or proof of a valid exemption at the point of offer. Randstad Pte. Limited and/or the Client reserves the right to withdraw an offer if the applicant fails to provide verifiable COVID-19 vaccination and/or proof of exemption documents.