EY Technology Risk Senior Associate (Financial Services), Advisory, Singapore in Singapore

Technology Risk Senior Associate (Financial Services), Advisory, Singapore


Requisition # SIN00490

Post Date Jan 21, 2019

The Opportunity

In Technology Risk, the way we contribute to building a better working world, our purpose, is to translate uncertainty into confidence so that performance is accelerated. We do this for our clients, our people and ourselves. Confidence accelerates performance. Simply put, when people work better, business works better. When business works better, the world works better.

We are part of FSO Advisory providing technology risks solutions to our clients through delivering services on the design, implementation, rationalization of controls and remediation for the purpose of mitigating and preventing risks in our client’s applications, infrastructure and data. A transversal area of specialization in the area of information technology, information security and third-party risk management.

Using our proprietary methodology, our professionals help clients conduct internal controls diagnostics, perform internal controls transformations and risk remediation, and deliver internal controls testing outsourcing or co-sourcing services.

Your Key Responsibilities

As a Senior Associate in the Technology Risk team, you will be expected to deliver assignments of high level client satisfaction, work independently, discuss and articulate your deliverables with our clients and within the team, lead your team members to succeed in their assigned tasks including providing on-the-job coaching, share knowledge and be able to draw on subject matter specialist accordingly. You will contribute to help our clients enhance their IT riskstrategy, embed an enterprise approach to risk management, optimize risk management functions and improve controls and processes.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Practical experience and understanding of information technology risks, processes and controls.

  • Possess strong interpersonal, communication and teaming skills.

  • Leverage technology to continually learn, improve service delivery and maintain our leading edge best practices.

  • Strong presentation skills and proficiency in the use of PowerPoint, Word and Excel.

To qualify for the role you must have:

  • A recognized university degree in accounting, business, information technology, engineering or other relevant discipline.

  • At least 3 - 5 years of relevant experience in the Big 4 Accounting firm, consulting or industry experience in IT risks including information technology and information security working on areas such as IT audit, risks, regulatory compliance and/or IT-related implementation.

  • Have at least an understanding of MAS regulations around IT risk management such as Technology Risk Management, Outsourcing and PDPA.

  • Candidates who possess professional certifications such as Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) are highly encouraged to apply, but not necessary to have to apply for this role.

What we look for

  • Highly driven and motivated individual seeking opportunities to grow his/her career in the financial services industry.

  • Ability to work independently, prioritize shifting workloads and resourceful to achieve target outcomes.

  • Dynamic and proactive individual who enjoys problem-solving and have the best interest for our clients to add-value.

  • A leader and a team player who enjoys collaborating with various stakeholders and teams across FSO Advisory.

What working at EY offers

  • A multicultural working environment of various background, expertise and focus on topics across the financial services industry.

  • Exposure to work with a variety of financial institutions (banks, insurance, wealth and asset management, etc.) as well as service providers to the financial institutions including FinTechs.

  • On-the-job coaching, learning and development programs to obtain new and/or strengthen your skillsets in information technology, information security, cybersecurity, digitalization, etc.

  • Opportunities to cross-collaborate with various teams in EY and grow your network.

  • Flexible working environment that is performance-based and an enabler for you to drive your career in a way that’s in line with your goals and objectives.

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world. Apply now.