Senior Information Security Manager (CHI-380)
Region
East Asia
Country / Territory
China
Location
Flexible Location
Department
English & Exams
Job Category
Exams
Pay Band
Pay Band 7
Vacancy Description
Contract: 2 years fixed term contract | Salary: PB 7/F – Competitive | Location: Beijing/Shanghai | Deadline for Applications: 21 March 2019 (23:59 UK Time)
 
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ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT/TEAM

 

The Exams IT team is a key part of the China Exams team. It provides IT solutions, digitalization service, and technical support to exams operations in China.

 

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING AND WHY

 

This is interesting role for those who are looking to embark on a career with us; you will manage the information security strategy and related activities: e.g. security hardening, privacy management, internal security audit, operation process review.  You will also work closely with Global Information Governance and Risk Management team to ensure the operation and systems management in China is compliance and following the global guideline.  

 

WHAT IS INTERESTING ABOUT IT

 

You can take pride in the fact that you will be part of a team that enables the British Council to meet its objectives and gives all our customers an exceptional experience. You will also be able to join regular professional development, training and skills programmes to develop your experience and skills.

 

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

 

To be able to qualify for this position, you will need language proficiency in English B2 (Aptis, IELTS 6 or equivalent), Chinese C1 (HSK 5 or equivalent) and to have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent with ISO27001 certifications, CISP or CISM or equivalent.

 

You will require minimum 5 years of IS related work experience, familiar with common web vulnerabilities and OWASP Top10 to understand principles, evaluate test methods and solutions and overall information security system architecture. You will also be able to implement/configure/maintain mainstream information security products and technologies, including: PKI/CA identity authentication, firewall, VPN, IPS, IDS, Gateway, vulnerability scanning, Fortress machine, security audit, terminal security management, etc.

 

It will be advantageous if you are holding CISSP or equivalent and is familiar with ISO27001 series standards, ITIL and the CIS Top 20 Critical Controls and are experienced in IS audit.

 

NEXT STEPS

 

For more information please see Role profile and British Council Generic Behaviours 

 

ABOUT THE BRITISH COUNCIL


The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust. Valuing diversity is essential to the British Council’s work. We aim to abide by and promote equality legislation by following both the letter and the spirit of it to try and avoid unjustified discrimination, recognizing discrimination as a barrier to equality of opportunity, inclusion and human rights. All staff worldwide is required to ensure their behavior is consistent with our policies. The British Council is a full member of Keeping Children Safe (KCS) and has achieved level 1 child safe certification. We believe that all children have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse as set out in article 19, UNCRC, 1989 and that every child matters - everywhere in the world. In line with the British Council's Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks including criminal record checks, in line with legal requirements.