Regional Technology Risk Manager (VP/SVP)

  • SGD200000 - SGD250000 per annum
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan McKinley Singapore , EA Licence No: 11C5502
  • 19 Aug 16

A world's leading financial services is hiring for Regional Technology Risk Manager. The primary responsibility of the role is to drive the Technology Risk Management initiatives within the bank, including making recommendations and solutions to improve and enhance the security environment according to the Bank's standards and guidelines.

Job Description:

  • Identify and drive technology risk management initiatives in partnership with various technology units through the analysis of emerging risks and key risk trends across IT.
  • Build relationships and engage technology stakeholders to pro-actively identify issues and ensure appropriate risk remediation activities are in-place.
  • Design and implement IT risk measures as part of the bank's technology risk monitoring process.
  • Provide thought leadership for technology risks and challenge the status-quo by raising relevant questions to stakeholders to ensure that risks are adequately identified, assessed and mitigated.
  • Build relationships with IT & Business stakeholders to pro-actively identify issues, ensure IT is effectively driving remediation activities and to continuously improve IT Risk services.
  • Good technical competencies and exposure to IT application or infrastructure development, support and management
  • Good technical competencies and exposure to IT application or infrastructure development, support and management
  • Assess regulatory (e.g. MAS, HKMA, CBRC, OJK, RBI, etc) changes impacting technology and drive related risk mitigation program with technology stakeholders.


  • At least Bachelor graduate in Computer Science/Information Technology or equivalent work experience with minimum 10 years of experience in Technology.
  • Demonstrated experience in Identifying, assessing and advising on technology risks
  • Experience in banking environment preferred.
  • Strong communication skills at all levels able to effectively communicate with IT management and as well line staff to drive IT risk mitigation initiatives and other IT risk management services.
  • Knowledge of Information Security, System Resiliency & Availability & Software development practices and frameworks.
  • Strong Information Security Domain knowledge.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent problem solving skills and analytical skills.

Registration No: R1106192

EA Licence No: 11C5502