Head of Technology Risk Management

Job Title: Head of Technology Risk Management
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Salary: Bonus
REF: 04022019_1549267846
Contact Name: Rita Yu
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

A leading international bank is looking for a Head of Technology Risk Management to join their professional virtual banking team.

Job Responsbilities

  • Working within the Technology organisation of a new virtual bank, the Head of Technology Risk Management helps to ensure a firm foundation in the governance and management of technology risk within a fast-paced technology banking environment.
  • The successful candidate will help to oversee and manage technology risk within a fast-paced FinTech environment, ensuring that the Virtual Bank manages risks appropriately, and with agility.
  • 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


  • 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

If you are interested in this position, please feel free to send your CV to my email: