The Cybersecurity and ICT risk function provides specialist services and support to Authorisation and Supervision teams at the Authority across all financial sectors as part of the overall supervisory framework.
It is responsible for the assessment of fit and proper Cybersecurity posture, ICT strategic alignment to Business strategy, ICT governance, and general ICT risk profile, exposures and controls of Licenced Holders and applicants seeking Authorisation based on established regulatory frameworks, technical standards and guidelines.
The function therefore provides the necessary technical risk assessments and guidance as part of the Authority’s holistic risk-based supervision model. It also supports the development of policy and supervisory work related to cybersecurity and ICT risk. Furthermore, the function provides technical support and coordination in terms of cybersecurity forensics, supervisory investigations or enforcement actions as required.
Reporting to the Senior Manager (ICT Risk), you will carry out reviews on ICT governance and general ICT risk exposures and controls of Licence Holders or applicants seeking Authorisation as part of regulatory compliance supervision work.
You will also review IT policies and procedures, service level agreements and IT system or service outsourcing.
The selected candidate will also review the adequacy of business continuity and Disaster Recovery provisions.
We are looking for candidates with solid academic background in Business and Computing at MQF Level 6, and/or a degree in a financial service-related subject. The selected candidate will be in possession of CISA or similar certification. Candidates in the process of obtaining such certification will also be considered.
You will also possess a minimum of three years working experience in the area related to the role.
Candidates with longer working experience will be preferred.
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