Security Architecture

  • CNY550000 - CNY650000 per annum + bonus
  • Shanghai, Shanghai Shi, China
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Robert Walters China
  • 02 Sep 16

The Global Leading Investment Bank has great reputation all over the world and established one of the largest innovation centre in China. They are known to be part of a Global technologist group that support the entire back / middle / front office suite of systems for the their global business. With incredible business booming recently, it aims to grow multiple folds over short and long term period. They are considering a senior security architecture in their Shanghai Office.

Job description:

The IT Security Architecture (SecArch) team is part of the Technology Infrastructure Risk (TIR) organization. The mission of the SecArch team is to provide security assessments of technology systems and processes to identify business risks and recommend remedial action based on established security standards or security best practices. The IT Security Generalist (Integrator) is an internal consultant that is working on multiple security architecture and design assessments. The Integrator works with team members (IT, Business, Suppliers, Stakeholders and Partners) globally to perform SecArch assessments. To be successful as an Integrator the candidate must have broad technology experience coupled with strong communication, influencing and time management skills

Key responsibilities:

  • lead SecArch deep dives with the requestor of the assessment
  • conduct assessment and provide technology risk/requirements to the requestor. Areas covered:
  • AAA - Authentication, Authorization, Auditing
  • application security - Session Security, Vulnerability/Pen Testing items, Input Validation
  • secure data transport and storage
  • periodically review security reference architecture (security blueprints) and conduct updates/enhancements
  • participate in various Operational and Technology Risk governance processes
  • assist in identifying new areas and opportunities of technology investment for the firm


Key requirements:

  • excellent communication skills: written, oral, presentation, listening
  • ability to influence through factual reasoning
  • time management: ability to handle multiple concurrent assessments, plan based deliverable management, strong follow up and tracking
  • strong focus on delivery when presented with short timelines and increased involvement from senior management
  • ability to adjust communication of technology risks vs business risks based on the audience

About the organisation:

The Global Leading Investment Bank has great reputation all over the world and established one of the largest innovation centre in China. They are known to be part of a Global technologist group that support the entire back / middle / front office suite of systems for the their global business.

With incredible business booming recently, it aims to grow multiple folds over short and long term period. They are considering a senior security architecture in their Shanghai Office.


If you would like to apply for this role, please contact Kido Huang at kido.huang@robertwalters.com.cn quoting job reference SIA0/UML/494080.