Head of IT Security

Job Type
up to 20,400,000 JPY per year
Japanese Level
Advanced (JLPT Level 1)
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date


Wonderful Opportunity! If you have the skills and experience required, you are encouraged to apply. You will enjoy working for a leading global insurance company and with a talented group of professionals in the Japan office.


Head of IT Security leads and manages the Information Security Team to ensure the enhancement and delivery of a comprehensive security and privacy program by achieving the followings:



‐Coordinate the development of information security policies, standards and procedures

‐Coordinate the development and delivery of an education and training program on information security and privacy matters for employees, other authorized users

‐Serve as compliance officer with respect to both head office and local security policies and regulations

‐Follow and improve existing Incident Reporting procedures, both for security incidents, and any alleged policy violations or potential complains from external parties

‐Maintain on-going risk assessment program targeting information security and privacy matters; recommend methods for improved vulnerability detection and remediation, and oversee and advise on vulnerability testing







‐ ITセキュリティのポリシー、基準および手順の開発を調整する

‐ 従業員、他の許可されたユーザーに対するITセキュリティとプライバシーに関する教育とトレーニングプログラムを開発、展開する

‐ 本社とローカルのセキュリティポリシー及び規制に関してコンプライアンスオフィサーとしての役割を果たす

‐ セキュリティインシデントと、外部のポリシー違反または潜在的な苦情について、既存のインシデントレポーティング手順に従い、改善も行う

‐ ITセキュリティとプライバシー問題を対象とした、進行中のリスクアセスメントプログラムを維持する。脆弱性の検出と修復の改善方法を推奨し、脆弱性テストの監視と助言を行う

Required Skills

‐Experience in information security, information technology or related field

‐Brief understanding of the financial and/or insurance business

‐Ability to understand critical factors or tradeoffs to make reasonable decisions and to mobilize relevant parties through convincing communication

‐Ability to derive appropriate conclusion based on given pieces of information

‐Experience in developing and administering an information security program

‐Working experience of and experience in the policy and regulatory environment of information security, especially in the insurance industry



‐ ITセキュリティ、ITまたは関連分野の経験

‐ 金融及び/又は保険ビジネスの理解

‐ 合理的な決定を下すために批判的要素やトレードオフを理解し、納得のいくコミュニケーションを通じて関係者を動かす能力

‐ 与えられた情報に基づいて適切な結論を導き出す能力

‐ ITセキュリティプログラムの開発と管理の経験

‐ 保険業界におけるITセキュリティのポリシー及び規制環境における実務経験