Role Value Proposition: The IT Risk and Security Specialist will be a critical member of IT Risk supporting the Investments line of business. The ideal candidate will have experience within investment management and a passion for IT Risk and Information Security (ITRS). The incumbent will be the liaison between investments IT and the global ITRS function. The successful candidate will be a self-starter with a strong sense of customer service.
Key Responsibilities: •Be the liaison between the global IT Risk & Security (ITRS) and Investments Technology •Build out an IT risk playbook for third party client proposals and RFPs •Partner with key internal parties to ensure (potential) client inquiries are updated with information security content in timely manner •Assess impact of risk and security control breaks/deficiencies on Investment platforms and client interactions •Coordinate operational activity including risk assessments, risk findings, disaster recovery compliance, and associated lines of business reporting •Respond to client requests for related security and audit related information, inclusive of SSAE18 and external client specific needs •Coordinate the status of issues and deliverables and drive open items to timely resolution •Stay informed of industry security/control requirements and global regulatory changes affecting Investments IT •Ensure key supplier policies are consistent with MetLife Information Security standards
Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:
Required: •Ability to liaise with senior management including excellent verbal and written communication •5+ Years of experience working in an IT Risk function within a financial services firm or similar (consulting, audit, etc.) •Excellent interpersonal skills and adept at establishing credibility & building relationships •Essential that the candidate be accountable, highly organized and constantly looking for improvement opportunities •Proven ability to meet deadlines, while maintaining accuracy
Preferred: •Experience responding to external clients •Knowledge of software tools such as Qvidian and Archer (or similar) •Bachelor’s degree
Internal Number: 102046
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