Information Security Officer

Location:Glasgow City
Job Type:Full Time

Business Overview:

J.P. Morgan is a global leader in asset management services. As the Asset & Wealth Management line of business in JPMorgan Chase & Co., we serve four distinct client groups through three businesses: institutional and retail clients through Investment Management, ultra high net worth clients through the Private Bank, and high net worth clients through Private Wealth Management.

J.P. Morgan Asset & Wealth Management is a leading asset manager of choice for institutions, financial intermediaries and individual investors, worldwide. With a heritage of more than two centuries, a broad range of core and alternative strategies, and investment professionals operating in every major world market, we offer investment experience and insight that few other firms can match. With clear focus on managing client assets and delivering strong risk-adjusted returns, more than 650 investment professionals provides over 200 different strategies spanning the full spectrum of asset classes, including equity, fixed income, cash liquidity, currency, real estate, hedge funds and private equity and take leadership positions in America, U.K., Continental Europe, Asia, and Japan.

Job Description:

The AWM Technology Risk and Control team is in place to support in the identification, assessment, and management of technology and data risk across Asset & Wealth Management.

Our Technology Risk and Control Officers work with our AWM technology teams to design, implement, and assess controls designed to protect the Firm's information and supporting technology platforms. We aim to balance sound control with efficiency, through smart process and automation. Key deliverables and responsibilities supported by our global TCO team that would be extended to this role include but are not limited to the following;

  • Managing risk assessment processes to help our technology teams, control partners, and business stakeholders understand the state of our technology and data control suite, and from there, work together to prioritize and remediate identified gaps

  • Spearheading key initiatives across the whole of Asset & Wealth Management to strengthen key controls

  • Overseeing key operational controls to ensure ongoing operating effectiveness

  • Providing advisory services in shaping next generation controls, and engaging with Internal Audit, Legal and Compliance, and other groups as necessary to support reviews of our control environment

  • Assisting technology teams to drive accelerated development throughout AWM Tech and in particular offer guidance and support in relation to SDLC and Cloud adoption

  • Offer support in data governance and data protection including key regulatory programs

Experience/Education/soft skills;

  • Experience in technology or technology risk management, preferably for financial institution or strong background in risk advisory
  • Demonstrated capability of designing and implementing data and/or access management programs
  • Track record of implementing successful risk or technology management solutions
  • Track record of developing and maintaining senior-level stakeholder relationships
  • Must be a self-starter and self-motivated and be able to prioritize accordingly depending on demands from technology teams, business and regulatory
  • Be comfortable talking to development teams and offering risk opinions