Global Head - Security Engineering

Global Head - Security Engineering

Job Title: Global Head - Security Engineering
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gurgaon
Reference: 4_1618
Contact Name: Annpurna Bist
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 01, 2018 17:01

Job Description

Our client, a leading international financial firm is looking for a   global head of security engineering. The successful candidate will work closely with the Chief information security officer for executing the clients cyber security strategy.


  • Working with the Chief Information Security Officer to manage third-party audits and compliance reviews
  • Managing a global team of security engineers
  • Identifying gaps reported in audits and suggesting process improvements
  • Resersing and refining Security Incident Response frameworks
  • Designing and implementing Identity and Access Management (IAM) security architectures for Tower’s hybrid cloud
  • Working closely with IT infrastructure teams to install and manage firewalls, log collectors, endpoint protection and intrusion detection systems 
  • Collaborating with developers to ensure that code is secure
  • Providing security advice and technical support for development teams
  • Being informed about the latest security technologies and trends
  • Testing security solutions using industry standard analysis criteria
  • Delivering technical reports and formal papers on test findings


  • Minimum of 5 years experience in management
  • Minimum of 7 years experience in the security field
  • Strong understanding of networks and operating systems as well as preventive, detective and offensive security solutions
  • Excellent understanding of information security concepts, protocols, tools, industry best practices, and strategies
  • Strong analytical skills to analyze security requirements and relate them to appropriate security controls
  • Experience conceptualizing and delivering non-trivial development projects
  • Ability to communicate effectively with multiple stakeholders
  • Experience with security automation using scripting languages such as Python and Go