Technology - Business Technology Risk Officer, Vice President

Senior (6-10 years)


Technical Skills

  • Audit
  • Information Security
  • Internal Audit
  • Investment Management
  • Operational Risk
  • Process Improvement
  • Risk Management
  • Wealth Management

Job Description

Technology - Business Technology Risk Officer, Vice President

Location: Non-Japan Asia-Hong Kong-Hong Kong-Hong Kong

Company Profile

Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from 747 offices in 42 countries.

Asia Business Technology Risk Officer

The Business Technology Risk officer team ensures technology and information risks are effectively identified, assessed, controlled, managed and reported. They provide risk management awareness through effective communication, consultation and service to the client. This opportunity will provide the individual with a chance to liaise with senior members of the firm to lead top initiatives and directly engage with regulatory bodies and teams across multiple markets in the Asia region.

Key Roles and Responsibilities:

- Coordinate regional Technology audit/regulatory activities and reporting, negotiations, and responses.
- Perform an advisory role related to local market regulations, firm policy & procedures, system dependencies and best practices.
- Incident and stability management as it relates to regulatory engagement.
- Build strong relationships with senior Technology, Business and Compliance stakeholders across the region to drive continuous improvement of Technology Risk governance and processes.
- Manage and deliver region specific and firm-wide Technology Risk change programs.
- Promote risk education and awareness and provide senior management summaries as appropriate.


Skills Required:

- Technology Professional with 8+ years of experience in Technology Development, Technology Risk, Information Security or similar subject-matter
- Proven track record in the financial services industry; in an investment bank with sales and trading, finance, operations, technology or internal audit background.
- Knowledge of software development lifecycle and change management either through project management or developer/quality assurance experience.
- Strong analytic and problem solving/process improvement skills; ability to learn quickly and solve poorly defined problems
- Excellent verbal and written skill with ability to create high quality written products that are comprehensive, accurate, and tailored to the audience
- Outstanding interpersonal, influencing and negotiation skills with the ability to work effectively with all levels of the organization.
- Strong organizational skills and an ability to manage multiple demands and changing priorities.
- Experience of regulatory engagements and internal audits.

Skills Desired:

- Experience of electronic trading products and systems.
- Knowledge of the Knowledge and experience of the regulatory environments within Asia specifically related to the securities business.
- Understanding of operational risk and associated regulations (e.g., Basel, SOX, HK SFC Code of Conduct, MAS TRMG), and the associated application to a technology division within Financial Services.
- Hands-on technical background (eg. system developer, integrator, QA and /or support)



Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelSenior (6-10 years)
Education LevelNon-specified
Morgan StanleyInvestment Banking and Brokerage

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