Business Unit Overview
Led by the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Technology Risk secures Goldman Sachs against hackers and other cyber threats. We are responsible for detecting and preventing attempted cyber intrusions against the firm, helping the firm develop more secure applications and infrastructure, developing software in support of our efforts, measuring cybersecurity risk, and designing and driving implementation of cybersecurity controls. The team has a global presence with a footprint in the Americas, Asia Pacific region, India and Europe. Within Technology Risk, the Regulatory, Policy & Strategy team manages interactions with global cybersecurity regulators, continuously assesses the firm’s adherence to a changing technology and risk environment, develops policies and standards to manage the firm’s use of technology, and creates strategies to guide the future of Technology Risk. We are a team of policy professionals, regulatory experts, and communications specialists who work closely with technical teams to identify, document, and remediate information security risks based upon a common understanding of our legal and contractual obligations, of industry best practice, and of sound risk management principles.
In this role, you will advance the Engineering Division’s control framework and governance processes by assuring alignment with regulatory requirements, best practices, and industry trends. You will work as part of an expert team to understand subtle changes in the regulatory, technology, and risk environments, and ensure that the firm stays ahead of these changes. You will directly support the firm’s Chief Information Security Officer in continuously maturing policies, standards, and controls to meet expectations from regulators, auditors, clients, and counterparties. You will be called upon to interact with senior leaders and external stakeholders to effectively convey the firm’s cybersecurity posture in a manner that balances risk management with a commercial mindset.
The ideal candidate should be familiar with financial institutions and the regulatory landscape, have a general understanding of information security and cybersecurity topics and possess strong writing and analytical skills. A candidate will find success through the ability to work in a fast paced environment with a strong track record of gaining consensus, on a team spread across multiple global offices.
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.