Director Technology Governance Virtual Bank

Job Title: Director Technology Governance Virtual Bank
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Reference: AF/DTGVB/007
Contact Name: Aily Foo
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 12, 2019 01:31

Job Description

  • Virtual Bank
  • Technology Governance
  • Risk Control Framework

Our client, a virtual bank is looking for a Director of Technology Governance to join their company. Candidate who come with FinTech background are highly preferable.

Key Responsibilities

  • Able to build a strong risk control framework within a fast-paced technology banking environment
  • Design, implement, and monitor healthy first line controls for technology whilst upholding the integrity of technology and operational risk within the Bank’s risk appetite
  • Support the Head of Technology Risk Governance in providing a focal point of managing technology risk in the virtual bank, including the design of effective controls and the systematic monitoring of risks
  • Ensure risks of processing failure are actively monitored and managed

Key Requirements

  • Solid experience in technology and/or risk management
  • Ability to articulate the challenges of performing effective risk management in a rapid FinTech environment
  • Ability to understand and overcome the differences in the technology risk governance of an agile bank compared to a traditional bank
  • Experience in governance, risk management, or operational risk
  • Experience in the three lines of defence risk model
  • Experience in the risk management of FinTech or Agile environments is highly desirable
  • A respectful and balanced attitude towards both risk management and business development
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

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