Cloud-Based Security Assessment Director - Leading Insurance Group Cloud-Based Security Assessment Director - Leading  …

Pinpoint Asia Limited
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 13 Aug 20
Excellent Remuneration
Pinpoint Asia Limited
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 13 Aug 20
Excellent Remuneration
Posted by:
Danny Kwan • Managing Consultant at Pinpoint Asia Limited
Posted by:
Danny Kwan
Managing Consultant at Pinpoint Asia Limited
Our client, a leading insurance group, is looking for a Security Assessment Director for their Cloud-based infrastructure and platform. The successful candidate will be the key person in driving the Security assessments, implementations, and reviews. Great exposure and opportunity to grow.


  • Accountable to design, implement, and monitor security controls for cloud-based infrastructure, platform, and services. 
  • Perform risk assessments to identify gaps in compliance with information security & BCP standards and policies 
  • Review regulatory assessments such as ISO 27001, PCI, SOC2, etc. 
  • Advise business & technology users on technology risk policies/standards to ensure that the security principles are understood; Ensure that security solutions are adopted by the users.
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of the regulatory requirements of the region in order to conduct internal self-assessments and gap analysis and ensure compliance.
  • Participate in regional risk/security initiatives 
  • Develop Infrastructure-as-code to automatically and continuously enforce security controls.
  • Plan and drive the IS audit plan across various scope, where it can focus on high-risk domains. 


  • Around 5 years of technology experience, in technology security, risk or audit.  
  • Strong knowledge of risk control frameworks, risk management practices, and regulatory requirements. 
  • Experience with security architectural design in DevOps environment. 
  • Experience in information security areas including network security, AAA, RBAC, encryption, security scanning, hardening, privilege ID management etc.
  • Background and certifications in Information Security (CISSP/ CISM / CRISC) and Auditing (CISA).
  • Experience with defining security guardrails in DevOps CI/CD pipelines.
  • Experience with microcontainer architecture and Docker containers based applications. Experience with container management tools such as Kubernetes.
  • Working experience in information security or IT Audit from a leading consulting firm is a great plus. 
  • Strong project management and stakeholder management skills. 
  • Strong understanding of technology across databases, networking, web/application, change management, SDLC, DR etc.
  • Excellent Communications Skills in English.

If this outstanding opportunity sounds like your next career move, please send your resume in Word format to Danny Kwan at and put Cloud-Based Security Assessment Director - Leading Insurance Group in the subject header.

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Headquartered in Hong Kong, Pinpoint Asia is the go-to Specialist Firm for Technology Recruitment

We are a team of specialist tech recruiters (many of our recruiters come from an IT background) and we serve a wide range of clients, all the way from tech startups (especially FinTech) to some of the top Financial Institutions on Wall Street and several other large scale enterprises in other industries.

Our significant market reputation and status as the leading search firm for many of our clients is a direct result of our strong industry relationships, intimate understanding of the marketplace and proven ability to deliver results. 

Our vision is to help companies hire smarter and help job seekers get closer to their career aspirations.

To see all our open jobs please reach out to us at (EA License # 62713) 

We are also seeking top-calibre candidates for the following exciting roles:
1) Network Engineer (Low Latency / Trading Infrastructure) - Top US Hedge Fund
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3) Windows Virtual Desktop Engineer (Top Buy Side Firm)

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