Technology Risk Manager

Location Malta
Discipline: Technology, IT Infrastructure
Job type: Full-time
Contact name: Daniel Genuis

Contact email: [email protected]
Job ref: 15982
Published: 11 months ago
Our client, a leading financial institution, is currently on the lookout for a Technology Risk Manager. The ideal candidate will have a strong vision and a desire to stay on top of trends in the Cybersecurity Risk industry. If you have a genuine passion for helping businesses achieve their full potential, this role is for you!

  • Leads cyber transformations to enhance the organization's security posture
  • Identifies opportunities to improve organizational Cybersecurity strategy, policy and governance
  • Performs current state security assessments and supports target operating model definition
  • Manages discussions and proposes approaches in aligning cybersecurity initiatives to strategic business objectives
  • Provides security assessments related to network, infrastructure and application risks and vulnerabilities
  • Audits, assesses and advises on privacy frameworks, security policies, processes and governance for conformance against security standards such as ISO 27001, NIST, industry practices, and regulatory obligations
  • Conducts information risk assessments (e.g. Crown Jewel identification and Risk Classification) and proposes appropriate mitigation strategies
  • A bachelor's or master's degree in Cybersecurity, Computer science, Information systems, Network engineering, or a related discipline
  • A minimum of 4 years of experience working in the Cybersecurity field or IT risk adviser for a public accounting firm, a professional services firm, or within industry
  • Bring your significant experience in applying relevant technical knowledge in at least one of the following engagements: (a) internal or operational audits; (b) Service Organization Controls Reporting engagements; and/or (c)  Application security and control reviews /and or Security Architecture reviews
  • We would expect for you to be available to travel outside of your assigned office location at least 50% of the time. 
  • Successful Candidate must be able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Any of the following Certification is desired: CPA, CA, CISA, CISSP, CISM, CBCP, CIA, CIPP, CGEIT, ISO 27001 Lead Auditor, CASP+, CRTSA, OSCP, eCPPT 
  • Responsible for the effective management and delivery of complex processes, solutions and/or projects, maintaining focus on quality and risk management, while navigating operational and organizational dynamics
  • Be accountable for the budget, delivery and performance of complex processes, solutions and/or projects to achieve performance objectives
  • May be responsible for building and managing client relationships, revenue generation and/or managing commercial relationships
  • Provides leadership and direction up to and including Managers across multiple activities Leads teams with broad visibility to achieve performance objectives
  • Provides deep insight in a function or specialism through analysis and knowledge of best practices to solve complex problems, drive thought leadership and innovation
  • Meets performance objectives and metrics set locally through individual and/or team performance (client service, quality and risk management, sales and business growth, solution development and teaming etc.)
  • Responsible for the effective management and delivery of one or more processes, solutions and/or projects, ensuring a focus on quality and effective risk management
  • Responsible for continuous process improvement, the identification of innovative Cybersecurity solutions through research and analysis, insight and experience of best practices
  • Manage professional employees or supervise others to deliver complex technical initiatives, with accountability for performance and results
  • Applies depth of expertise to guide others and interprets internal / external issues to recommend quality Cybersecurity solutions
  • Meets performance objectives and metrics set locally (client service, quality and risk management, sales and business growth, solution development and teaming etc).