The IT Security Manager oversees the operations of the enterprise’s security solutions, policy, and architecture. These include the selection of appropriate security solutions, and oversight of any vulnerability audits and assessments.
The IT Security Manager is expected to interface with peers in the Infrastructure team as well as with the leaders of the business units to both share the corporate security vision with those individuals and to solicit their involvement in achieving higher levels of enterprise security through information sharing and co-operation.
Work closely with all IT teams in Inchcape Asia Pacific locations and business units including New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Macau, Brunei, Guam, Saipan, Thailand, Indonesia.
Collaborate with Inchcape Global teams on IT Security projects, solutions and oversee the deployment process to APAC teams.
Strategy & Planning
Maintain the enterprise’s security architecture design, awareness training program, and security documents (policies, standards, baselines, guidelines and procedures).
Create and maintain the enterprise’s Business Continuity Plan and Disaster Recovery Plan, where appropriate.
Acquisition & Deployment
Maintain up-to-date knowledge of the IT security industry including awareness of new or revised security solutions, improved security processes and the development of new attacks and threat vectors.
Select and acquire additional security solutions or enhancements to existing security solutions to improve overall enterprise security as per the enterprise’s existing procurement processes.
Oversee the deployment, integration and initial configuration of all new security solutions and of any enhancements to existing security solutions in accordance with standard best operating procedures generically and the enterprise’s security documents specifically.
Ensure the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the data residing on or transmitted to / from / through enterprise workstations, servers and other systems and in databases and other data repositories.
Ensure the enforcement of enterprise security documents.
Supervise all investigations into problematic activity and provide on-going communication with senior management.
Supervise the design and execution of vulnerability assessments, penetration tests and security audits.
Perform regular security awareness training for all employees to ensure consistently high levels of compliance with enterprise security documents.
Engage in ongoing communications with peers in the Systems and Networking groups as well as the various business groups to ensure enterprise wide understanding of security goals, to solicit feedback and to foster co-operation.
Formal Education & Certification
College diploma or university degree in the field of Computer Science or Engineering and 5 years equivalent work experience.
One or more of the following certifications : GIAC Security Essentials CertificationGIAC Security Leadership CertificationISACA Certified Information Security ManagerMicrosoft Certified Systems Engineer : Security(ISC)2 SCCP(ISC)2 CISSP(ISC)2 ISSAP
Knowledge & Experience
Extensive experience in enterprise security architecture design.
Extensive experience in enterprise security document creation.
Experience in designing and delivering employee security awareness training.
Experience in developing Business Continuity Plans and Disaster Recovery Plans.
Experience in management and deployment of security tools such as AV, Endpoint Management, SIEM, Web Proxy, Vulnerability Scanner, etc.
Working technical knowledge of current infrastructure technologies.
Strong understanding of IP, TCP / IP, and other network administration protocols.
Familiarity with Windows, Linux Operating Systems and Networking.
Familiarity with ERP Systems.
Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Good written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.
Ability to conduct research into IT security issues and products as required.
Ability to present ideas in business-friendly and user-friendly language.
Highly self-motivated and directed.
Keen attention to detail.
Team-oriented and skilled in working within a collaborative environment.