• Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HSBC
  • 2019-04-20

Network Security Engineering Specialist - Cybersecurity

  • Full time
  • Hong Kong
  • 20 Apr 19

Network Security Engineering Specialist - Cybersecurity

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IT Operations manages the IT infrastructure and supporting services that are critical for HSBC employees and customers, such as cost-efficient hardware, system software, middleware and databases, data centres, voice and data networks, ATMs, desktops and other devices. It employs around 8,500 employees globally and comprises five functions: Client Services, Enterprise Services and Architecture, Data Centre and Service Management, Relationship Management, Project Management and PMO, and Risk and Administration. Collectively, these areas define and deliver HSBC's technology strategy to support the Group's goals.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Network Security Engineering Specialist.

Principal responsibilities
  • Review, analyze and document the current baseline and develop the target technology posture
  • Perform gap analysis of the current baseline against the target architecture
  • Evaluate, develop and apply appropriate tools to capture, analyze and model various viewpoints of the domain architecture
  • Define metrics and methodologies to measure domain performance of applying new technologies
  • Review, design and reengineer domain processes with new technologies to improve domain performance
  • Defining Cyber Security control requirements for the Network technologies
  • Operating a first line of defense to ensure compliance with IT requirements
  • Providing consultation and subject matter expertise to the organization on Cybersecurity issues
  • Implementing and maintaining an effective engagement model across all regions, global businesses, and global functions.
  • Researching, engaging, and managing third party vendors where relevant to support functional objectives
  • Working with security startups, as well as more established companies, to support design partnerships and shape product or service offerings to meet the requirements of the bank
  • Provide thought leadership to the function and broader Cybersecurity organization, driving transformational change and capability uplift across the bank
  • Collaborate with various layers of management across Cybersecurity and other IT teams to develop solutions that protect the organization
  • Design and drive the implementation of service offerings, capability uplifts, and process improvements to protect the bank for a continuously changing threat landscape

  • Strong experience focused on networking and network security
  • Detailed understanding of Data Network design
  • Detailed knowledge of data network security controls and best practices, including network segmentation and network access control
  • Knowledge of, and experience in, data network services like NTP, DNS, DHCP and associated security controls and best practices
  • Knowledge of, and experience in, Network Management Systems is desirable
  • Understanding of Software Defined Networking and associated experience in relevant technologies like Contrail, ACI, NSX
  • Experience and knowledge of SD WAN and SD Perimeter desirable
  • Understanding of firewall, IDP, content management, load balancing, DDoS technologies is desirable
  • Formal education in Information Security, Cybersecurity, Computer Science or similar and commensurate demonstrated work experience in the same
  • Industry qualifications like CISSP, CISA, CISM considered a plus
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with demonstrated experience in interacting with technical leaders and various layers of management
  • Scripting ability in python, perl, or alternative language is desirable
  • Ability to build connections and work collaboratively across boundaries
  • Willingness to continuously learn and share learnings with others

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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