Incident Response Lead, Information Security - Hong Kong - 44915


Job #: 44915
Title: Incident Response Lead, Information Security
Job Location: , - Hong Kong
Employment Type:
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Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: NO


A licensed virtual bank in Hong Kong


Report to Chief Information Security Officer

Job Summary

• Work with a team of cybersecurity enthusiast.

• Hands-on experience with market leading security solutions.

• Fast moving fintech environment.

• To help driving and improving the Bank’s cyber incident response & security monitoring capabilities.


Anomalies activity and cyber incident detection

• Manage the anomalies activity detecting process.

• Assess the monitoring needs and define the monitoring scope and approach.

• Work closely with Security Operation Center to ensure that the monitoring process are effective.

• Oversight and monitor on the activities performed by the Security Operation Center.

• Monitor security events reported to ensure that all events are properly handled.

• Response to security events escalated from the Security Operation Center and work with the relevant parties to investigate and response when needed.

• Develop relevant information security metrics to monitor the bank’s information.

• security posture and translate it into meaningful insights for the senior management.

Cyber incident response and management

• Manage security incident and develop response plan and playbooks for various attacks and security events.

• Oversight and monitor security incidents to ensure that all incidents identified are managed according to the incident management procedure and response plans.

• Ensure escalation and reporting process are in place and followed.

• Perform analysis to assess incident impact and determine whether the involvement of external investigators or forensic analysis are required to support incident investigation.

• Work with external investigators on forensic analysis during cyber and information security incidents.

• Drive the bank’s regular incident response drills exercise in responding to cyber and information security incidents.

Threat monitoring and analysis

• Monitor threat intelligence from various sources to discover emerging cyber threats affecting the bank and customers.

• Perform threat analysis and to identify potential security controls or remediation and other security improvement in response to the threats.

• Perform threat hunting, leveraging available indicators of compromise, to identify potential threats that are lurking undetected.

• Threat intelligence sharing and to collaborate with 3rd parties and industry peers.

• Manage the threat and vulnerability management program.



• At least 8 years of experience in information & cyber security from either the banking and finance industry or security consulting with primary focus on Incident Response or Intrusion Detection.

• Solid understanding of incident response, threat modeling and common attack vectors, adversary tactics, techniques & procedure, MITRE ATT&CK framework.

• Hands on experience in: Using Splunk Enterprise Security, Analyzing security log & network traffic, Identifying and investigating security incidents.

• Prior experience in malware analysis, virus exploitation and mitigation techniques, and digital forensic.

• Understanding of network, desktop and server technologies, network intrusion methods, network containment, segregation techniques, IDS and IPS.

• Degree holder major in Computer Science or related field.

• Relevant certification in information security (e.g., CISSP, CISA or CISM etc.)

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree


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