Head of Technology Risk Management (Virtual Bank)

Posted 11 August 2019
LocationHong Kong
Job type Permanent
DisciplineBanking & Insurance

Job Description

  • Virtual Bank
  • Technology Risk Management
  • Fast- paced technology banking environment

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

Key Responsibilities

  • As a specialist in the governance of Technology Risk Management, build a strong risk control framework within a fast-paced technology banking environment
  • Define, manage, and implement a Regulatory Approval workstream to ensure that the Virtual Bank meets pre-requisite requirements before products and systems are offered to customers
  • 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
  • Experience in managing, building, or adapting a risk management framework
  • Experience in governance, risk management, or operational risk
  • Experience in the three lines of defence risk model
  • Ability to understand and overcome the differences in the technology risk governance of an agile bank compared to a traditional bank
  • A respectful and balanced attitude towards both risk management and business development
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

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