IT Risk Management

Confidential Company  •  Chicago, IL

5 - 7 years experience  •  Financial Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/22/17
Chicago, IL
5 - 7 years experience
Financial Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/22/17

How You’ll Contribute:

  • Information Security Assessments: Lead and execute complex information security assessments that require both analytical and technical skills across a broad range of information technology topics (e.g., identity and access management, securityarchitecture, physical and environmental, etc.). Consistently test controls, applyrisk assessment methodologies and evaluate risks.
  • Third Party Monitoring: Assist in continuous monitoring of third party key risk indicators and key performance indicators.
  • Collaboration: Build relationships cross functionally and globally with risk stewards, internal stakeholders, and third parties. Promote a risk-aware culture, with effective risk and compliance management practices.
  • Communication: Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills. Ability to effectively communicate to all levels of the organization, including senior management, business stakeholders and third parties. Ensure that risks are promptly and clearly articulated, and escalated appropriately.
  • Process Improvement: Support projects that help improve the assessment process and support our overall third party risk strategy. Communicate with management regarding project obstacles and take ownership of their resolution to continue progress towards deliverables and timelines.

What You’ll Bring:

As an Advisor, you should have 5-8years' of information technologyexperience, preferably with information securityresponsibilities. 

Other criteria include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, management systems or related field
  • Familiarity with current information securitytechnologies and past experience in multiple of the following domain areas: identity and access management, application security, infrastructuresecurity, system & data security, physical and environmental security, business continuity/disaster recover, and regulatory/standard compliance
  • Familiarity with industry frameworks and standards such as NIST 800-53, SSAE16/SSAE18, PCI-DSS, and ISO27001/27002
  • Strong attention to detail, problem-solving skills, time management and prioritization skills with the ability to multitask in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Information security certification preferred (CISSP, CISA, CISA, Security+)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (especially Excel). Archer experience a plus
  • Ability to travel up to 20% of time

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