Technology Risk and Compliance Manager - SG Technology Risk and Compliance Manager - SG …

Amber Group
in Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 17 Jan 22
Amber Group
in Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 17 Jan 22
Posted by:
Rebecca Yao • Recruiter
Amber Group
Posted by:
Rebecca Yao

We are the market leader in pricing, trading and hedging complex digital assets. On an average day, we trade between $500mm to $3bn in cash, futures, swaps, options and other derivatives. We are an active liquidity provider on all major electronic exchanges and blockchain protocols, and have traded over $500bn across all products and categories in the past 36 months.

Our core value is building strong relationships with our clients; helping them buy and sell digital assets, earn yield, manage risk and access liquidity. We are a team of 300+ dynamic, entrepreneurial technologists, quantitative researchers, traders and engineers on a mission to enable frictionless markets. We operate around the clock and around the globe, with 7 global offices across Asia, Europe and North America.

Our firm offers world-class technology infrastructure and research capabilities, but we are still unconstrained and nimble enough to remain deeply entrepreneurial. We are always interested in people who have an appetite for taking calculated risk, demonstrate a high level of original thinking and intellectual curiosity.


Location: Hong Kong SAR/Singapore

Job Responsibilities

Work as second line of defines to ensure the compliance of technology risk and cybersecurity, including:

Support in developing and enhancing technology risk and cybersecurity management framework.

Formulate and manage information security policies, standards and procedures.

Plan and conduct information security assessment and IT risk evaluation in area covering IT general controls, information asset management, access controls and endpoint security review. Support the implementation of security initiatives to ensure the compliance with corporate information security policies and compliance standards.

Establish and enforces standard of process related to Technology Risk Management.

Continuously exploring the technology risk and cybersecurity regulation regionally to ensure the compliance with the technology risk and cybersecurity regulation regionally, including APAC, EU, US, etc.

Providing security compliance support for organization’s new product/service launch.

Acting as contact point for external IT and security related audit projects, such as regional compliance assessment, security certification, licensing support in relation to security domains. To assist business units and cross-functional teams in identifying and mitigating information security risks.

Create and manage information security awareness training programs for all employees, contractors and approved system users.

Job Requirements

Minimum of 5 years’ experience in cybersecurity, technology risk, risk management, system development management, compliance or IT audit function, gained from other sizable financial institutions.

Bachelor/Master degree from an accredited college / university in Computer Science, Information Security, or related discipline.

Privacy and data protection certifications preferred, such as CISA, CISSP, CRISC, ISO 27001 LA etc.

Profound knowledge of technology risk and compliance across on-premise, cloud, and hybrid architecture.

Experience with usage or implementation of privacy and data loss prevention tools preferred.

Knowledge of the practices and standards commonly adopted by the fintech industry related to the combination of technology risk management and cybersecurity sectors such as Singapore MAS Technology Risk Management Framework, HKMA C-RAF, NIST framework, PCIDSS, FFIEC, etc.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Chinese (Mandarin or Cantonese).

A positive team spirit and cooperative mindset.

Strong analytical skills and problem solving capabilities.

Company Overview

Amber is a leading digital asset service company founded in Asia (2017) and operating in over 100 countries. Amber has achieved significant team, revenue, and valuation growth in 4 years. Our team is building the future of digital wealth through sharp execution of our global strategy.
Amber is a 500-person digital-native firm with an inspiring culture and a sharp focus on execution. We have three business lines which correspond to the three explosive growing fields:
• An Institutional business serving the investing needs of asset managers, hedge funds, trading firms, family offices, and corporates.
• A Consumer business serving individual investors with a three-tier user experience, from a small digital newbie to huge, sophisticated digital native.
• A Creator business serving emerging digital culture communities: token gaming, digital art/music/collectibles, and social tokens.
Our valuation suggests we’re a mature FinTech unicorn, but our culture remains nimble, entrepreneurial, and fun. We are structured, but not bureaucratic. Our team is building the future of digital wealth towards metaverse through sharp execution of our global strategy. If Amber sounds like the kind of company you’d like to help grow, get in touch.

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