Technology Risk Control Manager

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • UBS AG
  • 2018-06-20
Hong Kong, Singapore

Hong Kong, Singapore

Job Type
Full Time

Your role
Do you have a strong knowledge of the regulations that govern the banking technology industry? Are you capable of effective collaboration with (and where required, challenge to) Senior Management on Risk Control matters? We are looking for someone like that to:

– support senior Risk Controllers with the management and coordination of key operational risk framework activities to ensure appropriate technology risk management is effective

– build relationships with IT & Business stakeholders to proactively identify issues and ensure the APAC Technology teams are effectively driving remediation activities and to continuously improve the effectiveness of Technology Risk activities.
– support Risk Controllers with the management of operational risk events; facilitate in assessing possible risks through Incident and Problem Management procedures.
- understand / manage the Operational Risk Assessment Process for IT including identification, evaluation, monitoring and reporting of risks.
– provide control commentary into C&ORC Technology Risk reporting on key services, audit, risk and regulatory issues and attend any appropriate IT and Business Risk committees. Ensure that the IT Operational Risk metrics, assessments and reporting are in line with the expectations of the UBS Group and that they are supplied with the correct data and that effective risk.
– undertake proactive thematic risk reviews in order to proactively identify risk issues and act as an SME reviewer of technical risk assessments covering the functional areas.
– act as the country-specific regulatory SME and manages the regulatory engagements in the Technology Risk space.
– work on regulatory engagements, supporting inspection activities and regulatory questionnaires, providing interpretations technology regulations

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?

Your team
Compliance and Operational Risk Control (C&ORC) is the 2nd line of defence function with the mission to ensure that all compliance, conduct and operational risks are understood, owned and managed to the firm's risk appetite. APAC Corporate Centre Risk Control (CCRC) Technology Risk Control sits within this function and is the controller for Technology and Cyber risk in the bank.
This is an opportunity to be part of a global team of Technology Risk professionals executing oversight and control of the bank's key technology risk management controls and functions.
The selected candidate will report to the Head of Technology Risk – APAC and be based in Singapore or Hong Kong

Your experience and skills
You Have:

– a degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or relevant discipline
– 5+ years of experience within Information Technology, ideally in the financial industry, with a particular focus and practical experience on risk management, information security, project management, or production support
– solid understanding of Risk Management Frameworks
– exposure to technology regulations (HKMA, MAS, APRA, CBRC)
- strong communication skills in English and Mandarin

You Are:
– analytic, with the ability to provide practical solutions for minimizing risk
– result-oriented and assertive (you don't shy away from challenging situations)
– a team player with the ability to work independently to organize, manage and complete projects within tight deadlines

What we offer
Together. That's how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step
Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.
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