it senior manager - information security/grc & cyber security in Singapore

hoon teck tan, randstad
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  • Decision Making/Designing of Security roadmap
  • Potential to grow into a CISO role

About the company
Our client is a multi-billion end-user who is a market leader (within their area of specialization. As part of their plan to invest in technology, they are now hiring a new IT Senior Manager - Information Security/GRC & Cyber Security to be based here in their global Headquarters.

About the job

Reporting directly to the global Head of IT, your responsibility includes:

  • Designing and leading the cyber security strategy. This includes Prevention (Firewall, DLP and etc) ,Detection (internal sensors in place such as IDS, SIEM and etc) and response (Incidence response).
  • Planning and implementation Information Security, IT Risk Management, IT Audit and IT policy to improve the overall security posture for the organization across Asia. This includes reviewing and maintaining information security polices.
  • Leading initiatives to assess the adequacy and effectiveness of IT controls and policies, ensuring that business users are compliant to the IS standards (ISO 27001, PDPA and etc).
  • Providing advisory and solutioning on new security threats and vulnerabilities. This includes vulnerability assessments and conducting security reviews of IT systems, network and core applications.
  • Enhancing early detection capability – This is through leveraging internal security data (Performing analysis of forensic evidence, log data, compromised hosts, and network traffic) and external sources (Industry portals and etc) to identify existing gaps in security control and close the gaps.
  • Overseeing the development and execution of corporate security awareness and training programs
  • Reviewing the security roadmap, ensuring that the strategy is in line with the current cyber security landscape
  • Leading a lean IT security team to manage end-to-end process across Cyber Security, IT Governance and IT Risk
  • Designing processes to identify, improve and optimize IT risk management policies/practices. (Company is undergoing major IT implementation and system upgrades which will create new potential IT risk to the company)
  • Overseeing the development and execution of corporate security awareness and training programs to business stakeholders to prevent and limit the impact of a potential cybersecurity event

Skills and experience required

As a successful applicant, You should have at least 8 years of experience in Cyber Security across Prevention (Firewall, DLP and etc) ,Detection (internal sensors in place such as IDS, SIEM and etc) and response (Incidence response). Proven track record in Governance, risk management, and compliance (GRC) - ISO 27001, COBIT or RCSA. Proven track record of managing a lean team with a large base of external vendors. Proven track record of engagement with C-level business stakeholder is required.

You should be open to overseas travel of 20% to ensure the smooth implementation of information security across the group.

Candidates with Security certification such as CISM, CEH, CISSP, CISA and etc will be highly preferred

Whats on offer
This position is a great opportunity to advance your IT Governance and Cyber security skills set in a leadership role.

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact Hoon Teck at 6510 3633. (EA: 94C3609/ R1219669)


information security, DLP, iso 27000, incident response, Vulnerability Assessment, siem, splunk, cobit


no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma