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​​Our client, a leading financial institution with a large presence in the region, is looking for a Director, Technology Risk Manager to join their team here in Singapore and lead their efforts in managing technology-related risks effectively. As the Director of Technology Risk Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing the identification, assessment, mitigation, and monitoring of technology-related risks within the organization. You will play a pivotal role in ensuring that our technology infrastructure remains secure, compliant, and resilient to emerging threats and vulnerabilities. The successful candidate will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including IT, security, compliance, and business units, to develop and implement robust risk management strategies and frameworks.


  • Conduct comprehensive assessments of technology risks associated with the organization's systems, applications, networks, and infrastructure.

  • Analyze internal and external risk factors, including emerging threats, regulatory requirements, industry trends, and best practices.

  • Develop risk models, metrics, and frameworks to quantify and prioritize technology risks effectively.

  • Develop and implement technology risk policies, standards, and procedures in alignment with regulatory requirements and industry standards.

  • Ensure compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and guidelines governing technology risk management and information security.

  • Monitor regulatory developments and emerging trends to update policies and procedures accordingly.

  • Collaborate with IT and security teams to identify and implement effective controls and safeguards to mitigate technology risks.

  • Evaluate the effectiveness of existing controls and recommend enhancements or modifications as needed.

  • Facilitate risk mitigation efforts through the implementation of technical solutions, process improvements, and employee training programs.

  • Serve as a trusted advisor to senior management and business stakeholders on technology risk matters, providing timely updates and recommendations.

  • Communicate risk assessment findings, trends, and recommendations through comprehensive reports, presentations, and dashboards.

  • Foster a culture of risk awareness and accountability across the organization through training, awareness campaigns, and knowledge-sharing initiatives.


  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Risk Management, or a related field; advanced degree or professional certification (e.g., CISA, CISSP, CRISC) preferred.

  • Minimum of 8-10 years of experience in technology risk management, cybersecurity, or information security roles within the banking or financial services industry.

  • Proven expertise in conducting technology risk assessments, developing risk management frameworks, and implementing controls and mitigation strategies.

  • In-depth knowledge of regulatory requirements, industry standards, and best practices related to technology risk management and information security (e.g., FFIEC, NIST, ISO, GDPR).

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills with the ability to evaluate complex issues and develop practical solutions.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively engage and influence stakeholders at all levels of the organization.

  • Demonstrated leadership abilities with a track record of driving results, managing projects, and leading cross-functional teams in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

Join a dynamic team and be part of a forward-thinking organization dedicated to excellence, integrity, and innovation in technology risk management within the banking sector.