• Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • HSBC
  • 2019-03-23

Cybersecurity Specialist - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

  • Vollzeit
  • Hong Kong
  • 23 Mär 19

Cybersecurity Specialist - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

Some careers grow faster than others.

If you're looking for a career that will give you plenty of opportunities to develop, join HSBC and your future will be rich with potential.

HSBC Operations, Services and Technology is a pivotal part of the Group, providing essential operational and technical support to our global businesses and helping improve customer service and efficiency. HOST combines global expertise and technology to help keep us ahead of the competition.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Cybersecurity Specialist .

Principal responsibilities

  • Responsible for undertaking application security risk assessments as part of development projects. This entails using a threat modeling methodology to identifying threats which could affect the Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability of the data and components in scope.
  • Working with project managers and development teams to address vulnerabilities identified as early as possible in the project lifecycle.
  • Provide consultancy services to project teams and business owners to identify appropriate information security controls.
  • Work as a Global team and collaborate with Cyber Security colleagues in other regions when undertaking security risk assessments.
  • Manage regular security risk assessment and deliverables complying with global processes.
  • Drive security issues and provide guidance for remediation.
  • Collaborate with IT development teams closely and support secure coding practices adhering to industrial standards and best-practices.
  • Integrate into the development processes, attend project meetings and deliver initial assessment and advices.
  • Provide support for automated application security tooling and ongoing improvement in processes.
  • Oversee effectiveness of controls to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and internal security policies and standards.
  • Keep abreast of latest security threats and vulnerabilities in market and analyze the impact to the IT systems and projects.



  • Degree holder with proven technical expertise in IT ADM, ITID, IT Audit or IT Security.
  • Advanced level of working experiences and exposure to SDLC, Agile and DevOps.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build and maintain relationships.
  • Self motivated, flexible and eager to learn.
  • Fluent in English and Cantonese. Mandarin speaker is an advantage.
  • Professional certifications in CISSP or CISA are preferable.

You'll achieve more when you join HSBC.

Candidate with less relevant experience or skills may be offered a lower Global Career Band than stated above.

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