Octopus Holdings Limited

Senior Security Engineer

Octopus Holdings Limited
Posted on 19-Apr-21

Senior Security Engineer

Octopus Holdings Limited

Job Highlights

  • Perform security control tests
  • Support the implementation of security initiatives
  • A minimum of 2 years of work experience

Job Description

Job Responsibilities:
  • Support the implementation of security initiatives to ensure the compliance with corporate information security policies and compliance standards
  • Be a key member in performing implementation of IT security infrastructures to fulfill corporate information security policies and compliance standards
  • Perform daily security operation tasks, such as reviewing security events and logs, perform diagnosis and respond to security incidents, investigate phishing emails and websites
  • Perform security control tests and follow up on remediation/enhancement
  • Participate in the design and implementation of new IT security projects/initiatives and provide advices on security configurations to other system development and infrastructure projects, in various areas including network perimeter, OS platforms, identity and privileged access management
  • Keep abreast of the latest technologies such as cloud computing and mobile devices, and the corresponding security challenges as well as controls
  • University degree holder in Information Security, IT, Computer or related subjects
  • A minimum of 2 years of work experience in IT security or equivalent
  • Holder of security certificates such as GIAC, CEH, OSCP, CISSP, CISM, CISA is preferred
  • Knowledgeable in TCP/IP, Linux/UNIX System Administration, and Windows System Administration
  • Hands-on experience in deploying and supporting IT security infrastructures, such as firewall, IDS/IPS, web proxy security, email security, endpoint protection, vulnerability scanning, penetration test, SIEM, identity management, privileged access management and data encryption technologies
  • Experience in Security Operation Centre (SOC) is preferred
  • Knowledge of Database Administration, WIFI Security, Mobile Technology, Cloud Security and Virtualization Technology is preferred
  • Good problem solving and trouble shooting skills
  • Good communication skills and good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese
  • Self-motivated and a good team player, able to work under pressure
  • Candidates with more experience will be considered as Assistant Manager
We offer successful candidate an attractive remuneration package and excellent career prospects. Interested parties please send your resume, present and expected salary, contact details and quoting the reference number by clicking "Apply Now"

Visit our web site: http://www.octopus.com.hk/

The personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only. If you are not contacted by us within six weeks, you may consider your application unsuccessful. Personal data with an unsuccessful applicant will be destroyed 12 months after rejection of the application. During this retention period, you have the right to request for correction or destruction of your personal data at any time. Any request for the correction or destruction of personal data should be addressed in writing to our Human Resources & Administration Department.

Octopus is an equal opportunity employer and all employment decisions and Human Resources policies are administered; especially those relating to recruitment & selection, compensation & benefits, promotion & transfer, training & development and termination & redundancy; without discrimination on the basis of age, race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy, physical and mental disability and family status but on genuine occupational qualification, job performance, employees’ ability and internal/ external relativities.

Additional Information

Career Level
Entry Level
Years of Experience
2 years
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

We operate one of the world's leading and most extensively accepted contactless smartcard payment systems, providing both offline and online payment services.

We have more than 18,000 service providers at some 25,000 retail outlets in the market across different businesses using Octopus payment platform. We have over 36 million Octopus cards in circulation. We handle 15 million transactions a day with transaction value exceeding HK$220 million.

Our Vision

To become the company most recognized for making Hong Kong a cashless society.

Our Mission

To make everyday life easier for our customers by applying innovative ideas through secure and robust technology.

Our Company

Our people are our most important asset. We respect each other, embrace collaboration, innovation and partnership. Come join us and make an impact to the future payment society!

Additional Company Information

Financial Services
Benefits & Others
Housing allowance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus, Transportation allowance, Five-day work week