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IT Risk and Governance (Assistant Manager)

Keywords / Skills

IT Risk, TRM,Control & Compliance,IT Governance, IT Risk Management, MAS TRM

Job Description

Job Summary:
We have an excellent career opportunity to expand your technical expertise in Information Technology Governance, Risk and Compliance with an established company within the Financial Sector.

Mandatory Skill-set:
  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Information System; 
  • At least 5 years of experience in Information Technology Governance, Compliance and Risk Management; 
  • Strong knowledge of technology technology systems and infrastructure components - applications, operating systems, networks , cloud, DevOps; 
  • Proficient in IT risk related industry standards such as ISO 27001, NIST, OWASP, Cloud Security; 
  • Good understanding of MAS Technology Risk Management (TRM) regulatory requirements; 
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and advisory skills; 
  • Ability to work independently, manage stress and multi-task in a fast-paced environment; 
  • Proactive, motivated and independent. 
Desired Skill-set:
  • CISSP, CISM, CRISC, CGEIT and/or CISA certified; 
  • Prior work experience in the financial services industry. 
  • Act as a Subject Matter Expert on IT Governance, Risk management and Compliance (GRC) and related policies and procedures; 
  • Contribute to the formulation and implementation of company wide IT governance standards and procedures in compliance with regulatory requirements; 
  • Design and implement IT risk assessment checklists and operational IT Risk Controls; 
  • Establish the IT Risk Management process and conduct RCSA in accordance with MAS Technology Risk Management (MAS TRM) guidelines; 
  • Continuously identify GRC Key risk indicators (KRI) and maintain IT Risk Register; 
  • Collaborate with stakeholders for risk management, mitigation and remediation measures; 
  • Liaise with internal and external parties for IT GRC related audits and facilitate timely remediation of issues; 
  • Keep abreast of the dynamic cyber threat landscape and identify opportunities for enhancement of IT risk processes; 
  • Work with key stakeholders in building a strong company wide risk-aware culture.
Should you be interested in this opportunity, please send your updated resume to at the earliest. Confidentiality is assured, and only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Company Name

Sciente International Pte Ltd


Banking/Accounting/Financial Services




Security Analyst

Ref Code

Posted On

31st Dec 2018

About Sciente International
Established in early 2007, we are a multi-award winning ISO 9001:2008 certified Technology Recruitment & Talent Search Specialist.

Our team is self-driven with dreams, uncompromising values and a purpose.

We are led by diverse, passionate, professional & ethical leaders from IT industry with deep technology & industry domain knowledge. Every member of our team has an excellent track record in making a difference in the industry within a high performance environment. Our laser-like focus in technology within chosen industries, coupled with our consultative approach through client alignment methodology adds immense value to our clients and makes us very unique in the market place.

For us, partnership with clients, accuracy in the right match and quick turn-around time are everything. Professionally, we strive to be the largest firm in “Technology Talent Search & Recruitment”.

Our passion is to create a high performance venture with a difference and in doing the right things based on our core values. We are absolutely committed to deliver beyond satisfaction to make a real impact to our Clients’ business and to make a difference in the Community we live in.

At Sciente International, in brief, we make our clients’ lives easier in the area of Technology Talent Acquisition and IT Talent management solutions.

Lastly, being a member of a hybrid Sciente organisation, our successful & profit making business sponsors the social innovations and community services to achieve an objective and a purpose, which are much larger than business.

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