Electronic and Algorithmic Trading Technology Risk Controller Electronic and Algorithmic Trading Technology Risk  …

in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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Job Reference #201574BR

Your role

Do you have a good understanding of the electronic and algorithmic trading technology? Are you an experienced Risk Controller?

We are looking for someone like this to:

- support senior Risk Controllers working as part of a team oversee the risk management of technology across the Bank
- oversee and challenge the implementation of the Bank’s Operational Risk Framework processes in across Group Technology and within the Business
- work with peers in GCRG to ensure that technology related activities are understood, owned, managed and properly reflected in Business Risk Appetite Statements and Risk and Control Self Assessments
- provide management with sound advice and support across the full range of risk management lifecycle activities, including risk identification, assessment, and oversight of remediation planning and execution; participate and challenge IT risk activities, and actively participate in senior management Technology Risk Committees
- attend function/regional operational risk forums, understand and challenge technology related plans and risk management
- understand key regulatory and external audit requirements and ensure appropriate treatment and attention is provided by Risk Owners
- build strong relationships with Senior GCRG, IT and Business stakeholders (including Legal, Compliance, HR, Technology, Group Information Security Office, BCM and Audit functions) to proactively identify risk issues, drive remediation activities and continuously improve IT Risk services.
- provide second line oversight and challenge related to technology and cyber risks resulting from electronic and algorithmic trading activities within the Investment Bank
- analyze and review IT control deficiencies, risks and issues and conduct thematic reviews & ad-hoc risk assessments
- continuously improve awareness about global risk and security management frameworks, policies and processes with C&ORC, Group Technology and the wider UBS organization

Your team

You will be reporting into the IT Risk Controller for the Investment Bank but working to support other Functional Risk Controllers and Taxonomy Owners.

You will be located in London.

We are part of Corporate Center Risk Control, (Technology Risk) Team within the Group Compliance and Regulatory Governance function and provide oversight of technology, information / cyber security, outsourcing, Business Continuity Management and program management risks across the UBS Group.

The mandate of our team is to ensure that all compliance, conduct and operational risks related to the introduction and management of information technology used across the firm are understood, owned and managed to the firm’s risk appetite.

Your expertise

- an experienced Technology Risk Manager with ideally 5+ years of experience in IT Risk/IT Audit or a similar subject-matter area in the financial sector with some experience of Investment Banking
- knowledge and experience of electronic and algorithmic trading
- hold an industry certification or similar in Information security, risk management and/or project management
or a degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or relevant discipline
- team player with an ability to work independently and proactively
- ability to take ownership of tasks and assignments end-to-end
- analytic, with the ability to provide practical solutions for minimizing risk;

About us

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Join us

We're a truly global, collaborative and friendly group of people. Having a diverse, inclusive and respectful workplace is important to us. And we support your career development, internal mobility and work-life balance. If this sounds interesting, apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.