Global Head, Application Security

Location: Singapore River, Singapore
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH231141_1564638973

Our client is a leading financial services firm with strong presence across the APAC region. They have a long- standing history within the industry and is well- known for providing market intelligence and financial analysis being used by major banking clients.

Due to headcount expansion, they are currently looking for a Director, Application Security to join their Cyber Security team. Reporting to the Global CISO, you will be responsible for building a new global team of Application Security experts from scratch. You will be expected to develop the business strategy and vision for application security that is aligned with the company's goals. You will also play a pivotal role in managing all spectrum of Application Security, including penetration testing, vulnerability assessment, DDOS, source code review, developing strategy to adopt a Secure SDLC etc.

To qualify, you must have the following:

  • Holds at least a bachelor's degree in Computer Engineer or other related fields of study
  • Has at least 15 years of relevant working experience within the Cyber Security space, including at least 6 years of Application Security experience
  • Proven people leader with experience in building an Application Security team from scratch
  • Past hands - on experience and sound in- depth knowledge in various areas of Application Security such as VAPT, DDOS, source code review, threat modelling etc.
  • Good experience in managing projects across all areas of Application Security
  • Great communications skills with the ability to engage with top management up to C- level stakeholders

If you have what it takes, please contact Daniel Ong on (65) 6854 5607 or click APPLY NOW. For more information, please visit

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