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Risk Manager, Operational Risk Management - Technology Risk Oversight

Silicon Valley Bank
New York, NY 10007
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When you work with the world's most innovative companies, you know you're making a difference.

Our clients are the game changers, leaders and investors who fuel the global innovation economy. They're the businesses behind the next medical breakthroughs. And the visionaries whose new technologies could transform the way people live and work.

They come to SVB for our expertise, deep network and nearly forty years of experience in the industries we serve, and to partner with diverse teams of passionate, enterprising SVBers, dedicated to an inclusive approach to helping them grow and succeed at every stage of their business.

Join us at SVB and be part of bringing our clients' world-changing ideas to life. At SVB, we have the opportunity to grow and collectively make an impact by supporting the innovative clients and communities SVB serves. We pride ourselves in having both a diverse client roster and an equally diverse and inclusive organization. And we work diligently to encourage all with different ways of thinking, different ways of working, and especially those traditionally underrepresented in technology and financial services, to apply.

Job Description

The Risk Manager, Operational Risk Management - Technology Risk Oversight will be responsible for supporting day-to-day execution of oversight and monitoring of 1st LOD Operational Risk management for systems and technology, cybersecurity, data management, and operational resiliency risks. The role will primarily be accountable for one of the key technology domains. The Risk Manager will be instrumental in helping with the build-out of the second line oversight and monitoring of the first line's adherence to the Enterprise Risk Management and Operational Risk Management Program and Policy to drive enhanced risk management for SVB.


  • In-depth knowledge of cyber security, information technology, fraud risk management, data risk management, identity and access management, physical security, and operational resiliency processes and controls
  • Preferred candidates will have demonstrated working knowledge/experience in at least two (2) of the following areas:

  • Application Development/SDLC (Agile & Waterfall)
  • Cloud & Virtualization Technologies (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS)
  • Networks and Network Security
  • Identity & Access Management
  • Data Management
  • Incident Management
  • Threat & Vulnerability Management
  • Encryption Technologies & Key Management
  • Operational Resilience, Business Continuity, and Disaster Recovery
  • Robotic Process Automation, Artificial Intelligence, and Machine Learning

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal and partnership skills and the ability to positively influence outcomes, particularly in difficult situations.
  • Willingness to continue learning and to research and interpret laws and regulations.
  • Strong sense of accountability and work ethic.
  • Effective project and time management skills.
  • Ability to multitask and work efficiently under tight deadlines

  • Team player who is comfortable working in a dynamic and fast-paced environment with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work independently and directly with business units, including all levels of management.
  • Proven problem solver with the ability to provide in-depth analysis to complex problems, manage risk and make quick decisions.

Education and Experience
  • BA /BS Degree preferred; or 7+ years of related experience
  • 5+ years' experience leading risk management activities in Information Technology, Cybersecurity, Data Management, or Operational Resilience; preferably in the financial services industry
  • 1st and/or 2nd LOD experience in IT risk management within a large financial institution focused on assessing information systems and technology risks and controls, with a demonstrated background in applying risk & controls, security and technology principles
  • Experience working with Risk, Security or Audit frameworks (CRI, FFIEC, ISO 27001/2, NIST 800-53, COBIT, COSO, SSAE16)
  • Previous technical domain experience to include Architecture, DevOps, Security, Application Development and/or Infrastructure/IT Ops, Data Analytics & Reporting, Data Protection, Operational Resiliency, etc.


Possess at least 1 related industry certifications such as, CCSP, CISSP, CISA, CRISC, CISM, CGEIT, CIA, CIPT, CIPP, or other Technical Certifications or Industry Training Certificates

2022 SVB Financial Group. All rights reserved. SVB, SVB FINANCIAL GROUP, SILICON VALLEY BANK, MAKE NEXT HAPPEN NOW and the chevron device are trademarks of SVB Financial Group, used under license. Silicon Valley Bank is a member of the FDIC and the Federal Reserve System. Silicon Valley Bank is the California bank subsidiary of SVB Financial Group (Nasdaq: SIVB).

Equal Employment Opportunity

Silicon Valley Bank is an equal opportunity employer and is dedicated to expanding its commitments and investments to create a more diverse, equitable and inclusive company culture and innovation ecosystem. We are strongly committed to the values and policy of equal employment opportunity across our employment practices.

Silicon Valley Bank UK Limited is registered in England and Wales at Alphabeta, 14-18 Finsbury Square, London EC2A 1BR, UK (Company Number 12546585). Silicon Valley Bank UK Limited is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and Prudential Regulation Authority (Firm Reference Number 543146). Details about the extent of our regulation by the Prudential Regulation Authority are available from us on request.

Posted: 2022-08-02 Expires: 2022-08-31
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