Head of Technology Risk / Executive Manager Gulf Bank Posted on April 29, 2019 15 - 16 years Al Kuwait - Kuwait Bachelor of Technology/Engineering(Computers). Any Nationality Send Me Jobs Like This SEND Alert Set Successfully Opening 01 Job Description EMAIL JOB SEND Email sent successfully. SHARE JOB Job PurposeImplement the Bank wide Operational Risk framework for Technology Risk.Identify technology risks, ensure technology controls are working optimally and validate root cause and corrective action plans for any lapses in IT.Job Accountabilities Business SpecificStrategic1. Develop/Formulate Bank wide Operational Risk policy on Technology Risk as well as recommend bank wide risk appetite for all Technology Risk related indicators to ensure alignment with the bank s overall strategy and objectives.Operational1. Review and monitor the design and operational effectiveness of IT controls and processes. Recommend robust IT Risk related controls and monitor to ensure that controls are implemented, maintained and adhered to by all stakeholders.2. Perform technology risk assessments of existing IT systems, processes, implementation / upgrade of new systems and technology related change management to identify and assess technology risk from a 2nd line of defense / risk management perspective.3. Recommend appropriate risk mitigation measures to close gaps from technology risk assessments. Monitor progress in implementation of these remediation measures.4. Support Operational Risk team in reviewing technology related incidents and near misses by providing specialist review of root cause and proposed action plans to prevent recurrence.5. Advise the Bank s senior management and risk committees of technological trends and emerging IT risks that can affect the business objectives.6. Review adequacy of IT disaster Recovery plan and recommend enhancements to the same as required.7. Analyze technology risk trends / risk inter-relationships from risk assessments, incidents, control testing etc. and highlight key learnings and results along with recommended action plans to senior management and risk committees.8. Manage, maintain and continuously develop the Technology Risk management process including strategy, policy, procedures and metrics9. Report to internal and external stakeholders on risk issues. Company Industry Banking / Financial Services / Broking Department/Functional Area Finance / Treasury Desired Candidate Profile Education & QualificationDegree/Diploma Obtained Program of StudyBachelors Computer Science Engineering or related field CISSP/CISA/CISM/CRISC or other relevant professional certificationKnowledgeTechnical applied experience working in one or more of these domains Technology Risk Management, IT Audit, IT Security, IT Governance.Strong knowledge of IT risk assessment frameworks and IT standards (e.g. COBIT, NIST etc.)Good knowledge of systems development lifecycle, business continuity planning, IT Disaster recovery, information security principles and techniques, third party vendor management and IT General controls Extensive knowledge of IT security issues, threats and vulnerabilities.Strong ability to conceptualize, develop and implement IT risk management frameworks, including risk appetite, risk governance and risk policies and procedures.Excellent management and communication skills along with professional objectivity, firmness to hold stakeholders accountable and courage to deliver difficult messages.Experience15 years of progressive experience in Technology Risk and/or IT Audit and/or IT Information Security preferably in the banking or financial services industry. Keywords Information security Change management Cisa Disaster recovery Computer science Financial services Cism IT audit Risk assessment Cobit REPORT THIS JOB Disclaimer: Naukrigulf.com is only a platform to bring jobseekers & employers together. Applicants are advised to research the bonafides of the prospective employer independently. We do NOT endorse any requests for money payments and strictly advice against sharing personal or bank related information.We also recommend you visit Security Advice for more information. If you suspect any fraud or malpractice, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org People Looking for Manager Technology Jobs also searched Manager Technology Jobs Technical Manager Jobs Co Founder Jobs Banking Jobs Information Security Jobs Cism Jobs Cissp Jobs Gulf Bank View Contact Details Contact Name/ Designation: - Website https://gulfbank.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=16946&lang=en Additional Information Required Employer has requested some additional information along with your application for this job Cancel Login to Naukrigulf Continue using GOOGLE FACEBOOK All your activity will remain private or Forgot Password?