Chief Information Security Officer

Allianz Asia Pacific
  • Job Purpose/ Role

    Responsible for the development and maintaining of a robust information security ensuring information assets and technologies are adequately protected. Key areas include identification, assessment, and mitigating information security risks.

  • Key Responsibilities

    •~crlf~Ensure information security strategy, risk appetite, policies and action plans are formulated/ implemented based on Allianz Group and relevant MAS information security requirements which includes the Cyber Risk Framework and Technology Risk Management Framework~crlf~•~crlf~Identify and analyze risks and recommend appropriate mitigation options~crlf~•~crlf~Maintain an understanding of emerging technology, technology trends and related risks. Assess the impact on the business environment and align appropriate mitigation actions or the prioritization of projects and investments~crlf~•~crlf~Escalate the need to redirect investment or change practices to mitigate critical risks and ensure legal and regulatory compliance~crlf~•~crlf~Propose continuous improvement processes and activities to ensure quality and relevance of information security practices~crlf~•~crlf~Monitor and maintain system confidentiality, integrity and availability and manage information security crisis/incidents~crlf~•~crlf~Promote appropriate culture, awareness and organizational change for a more sustainable information security practices~crlf~•~crlf~Oversee the execution of information security projects in collaboration with IT, Risk and Compliance~crlf~•~crlf~Regular reporting to COO and Senior Management

  • Key Requirements/ Skills

    KEY REQUIREMENTS/SKILLS/EXPERIENCE ~crlf~•~crlf~Academic qualifications~crlf~o~crlf~A bachelor’s degree in computer science, management information systems/security or related field~crlf~o~crlf~CISM, CRISC, CISA or other information security related certifications ~crlf~•~crlf~Experience~crlf~o~crlf~At least 5 years of experience in cyber security related field with at least 3 years working experience in the field of Information and IT risk governance, auditing and/or information security practices with experience in financial/insurance industry~crlf~o~crlf~Experience in analyzing and responding to advanced cyber threats, technology risk and the motivation/attack vectors of each threat~crlf~o~crlf~Ability to articulate, plan and execute projects~crlf~•~crlf~Others~crlf~o~crlf~Able to work independently with good initiative and willingness to take on responsibility~crlf~o~crlf~Act as entrepreneur with strong managerial skills~crlf~o~crlf~Good presentation, communication and interpersonal skills~crlf~o~crlf~Good verbal and written communication skills in English~crlf~o~crlf~Strong knowledge in regulations and standards on technology security practices and frameworks

  • Additional Information

    Note to Recruitment Agencies ~crlf~~crlf~In sourcing for candidates, Allianz works only with selected recruitment agencies expressly engaged under written agreements and specifically mandated for particular roles by the Allianz HR team. ~crlf~~crlf~Allianz shall not pay or be obliged or liable to pay any recruitment fees of any kind to any recruitment agency where candidate CVs are submitted to Allianz by such recruitment agency on an unsolicited or speculative basis. Notwithstanding the above, in the event that any recruitment agency submits any candidate CVs on an unsolicited or speculative basis, Allianz reserves all rights to directly contact any candidate to which such CVs relate without any obligation or liability whatsoever to the recruitment agency concerned (including without limitation any obligation or liability to pay any recruitment fees of any kind).

  • About Allianz

    Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

    Allianz Insurance Management Asia Pacific Pte Ltd seeks a talented and highly-motivated individual to join our organization as:

    Submit your application at: http://www.allianz.com/careers~crlf~~crlf~

Job Purpose/ Role

Responsible for the development and maintaining of a robust information security ensuring information assets and technologies are adequately protected. Key areas include identification, assessment, and mitigating information security risks.

Key Responsibilities

•~crlf~Ensure information security strategy, risk appetite, policies and action plans are formulated/ implemented based on Allianz Group and relevant MAS information security requirements which includes the Cyber Risk Framework and Technology Risk Management Framework~crlf~•~crlf~Identify and analyze risks and recommend appropriate mitigation options~crlf~•~crlf~Maintain an understanding of emerging technology, technology trends and related risks. Assess the impact on the business environment and align appropriate mitigation actions or the prioritization of projects and investments~crlf~•~crlf~Escalate the need to redirect investment or change practices to mitigate critical risks and ensure legal and regulatory compliance~crlf~•~crlf~Propose continuous improvement processes and activities to ensure quality and relevance of information security practices~crlf~•~crlf~Monitor and maintain system confidentiality, integrity and availability and manage information security crisis/incidents~crlf~•~crlf~Promote appropriate culture, awareness and organizational change for a more sustainable information security practices~crlf~•~crlf~Oversee the execution of information security projects in collaboration with IT, Risk and Compliance~crlf~•~crlf~Regular reporting to COO and Senior Management

Key Requirements/ Skills

KEY REQUIREMENTS/SKILLS/EXPERIENCE ~crlf~•~crlf~Academic qualifications~crlf~o~crlf~A bachelor’s degree in computer science, management information systems/security or related field~crlf~o~crlf~CISM, CRISC, CISA or other information security related certifications ~crlf~•~crlf~Experience~crlf~o~crlf~At least 5 years of experience in cyber security related field with at least 3 years working experience in the field of Information and IT risk governance, auditing and/or information security practices with experience in financial/insurance industry~crlf~o~crlf~Experience in analyzing and responding to advanced cyber threats, technology risk and the motivation/attack vectors of each threat~crlf~o~crlf~Ability to articulate, plan and execute projects~crlf~•~crlf~Others~crlf~o~crlf~Able to work independently with good initiative and willingness to take on responsibility~crlf~o~crlf~Act as entrepreneur with strong managerial skills~crlf~o~crlf~Good presentation, communication and interpersonal skills~crlf~o~crlf~Good verbal and written communication skills in English~crlf~o~crlf~Strong knowledge in regulations and standards on technology security practices and frameworks

Additional Information

Note to Recruitment Agencies ~crlf~~crlf~In sourcing for candidates, Allianz works only with selected recruitment agencies expressly engaged under written agreements and specifically mandated for particular roles by the Allianz HR team. ~crlf~~crlf~Allianz shall not pay or be obliged or liable to pay any recruitment fees of any kind to any recruitment agency where candidate CVs are submitted to Allianz by such recruitment agency on an unsolicited or speculative basis. Notwithstanding the above, in the event that any recruitment agency submits any candidate CVs on an unsolicited or speculative basis, Allianz reserves all rights to directly contact any candidate to which such CVs relate without any obligation or liability whatsoever to the recruitment agency concerned (including without limitation any obligation or liability to pay any recruitment fees of any kind).

About Allianz

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

Allianz Insurance Management Asia Pacific Pte Ltd seeks a talented and highly-motivated individual to join our organization as:

Submit your application at: http://www.allianz.com/careers~crlf~~crlf~


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Also known as Allianz Asia Pacific, we are the regional head office overseeing the Life and Health and General Insurance entities in Asia.