Senior Director - Global Head of Technology Risk

New York, New York Permanent USD250,000 - USD300,000 per year Hybrid working
  • Exposure to C-Level Executives, the Board and Regulators Globally
  • Opportunity to join a growing organization and build out IT Risk group

About Our Client

Our client is a global technology company with employees / offices scattered across the US.

Job Description

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Identify, assess, and prioritize technology risks affecting the organization and provide key technology risk insights to Chief Risk & Compliance Officer, CISO, CIO, CTOs and General Counsels.
  • Oversee, drive and lead the Technology Risk Management Framework
  • Report and advise on technology risk related matters to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Oversee, drive and lead the Data Governance Framework. Establish and enforce data governance policies and procedures.
  • Analyze the design of controls around the underlying system architecture in the context of information technology controls such as security, availability and performance and their impact on business-aligned technology groups.
  • Analyze the business and technology processes to evaluate the effectiveness of the relevant technology controls.
  • Promote development of educational guidance & resources for use by Technology Risk & Controls and Technology personnel
  • Ensure quality standards are achieved in development and maintenance of program documentation.
  • Develop and implement risk mitigation strategies and controls.
  • Conduct regular risk assessments and ensure compliance with industry standards.
  • Collaborate with legal and compliance teams to address regulatory requirements.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's or advanced degree in a relevant field (e.g., Information Security, Risk Management, Business Administration).
  • Technology Risk professional with in-depth knowledge of IT risk, Cybersecurity, Network risk, operational risk, 3rd party risk and other risks.
  • Proven experience in technology risk management and data governance.
  • Strong knowledge of relevant regulations and industry standards.
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Industry certifications (e.g., CISSP, CISM, CRISC) are a plus.

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base salary
  • Annual bonus potential
  • Equity
  • Flexible work location
  • 401K
  • Health, Dental, Vision, PTO and other lucrative benefits

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Job summary

Banking & Financial Services
Sub Sector
Risk Management
Financial Services
New York
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Hybrid working