Job Description: CorporateTitle: Vice President (VP) Location: Camberley LineofBusiness: Global Information Security (GIS)
Are you ready to take the next step in your career? Want to join a dedicated, dynamic information security environment? We are seeking a talented Senior Specialist Information Security Engineer to join our team in Camberley. You will be a functional member of our Business Engagement and Consultancy team and will develop deep knowledge of the business, giving you the ability have specialised information security risk-based discussions.
This relationship will ensure a focus on the right risk priorities. You will also act as the day-to-day point of contact providing mentorship on information security topics, policies, and controls and also on aspects which are regulators and central banks.
You will collaborate with the GIS Business Engagement Manager in EMEA and will serves as a domain authority on the development, implementation and maintenance of information security.
You will advise business partners on risk issues related to information security and recommends actions in support of the bank's wider risk management and compliance programs.
You will monitor information security trends internal and external to the bank and keeps leadership informed about information security-related issues and activities affecting the organisation.
As a Senior Specialist Information Security Engineer what will your main responsibilities involve?
Developing a keen understanding of the EMEA risks in order to resolve emerging information security requirements
Providing advisory and oversight for changes within their environment related to security using the regional information security consultants and global operational response teams as needed
Working in collaboration with the Risk teams, supporting them in their activities and helping them continue to develop processes and solutions
Working with the global BISO organisation to ensure that GIS requirements and initiatives are communicated, discussed and tracked in an effective, consistent and timely way
Building and maintaining a network of senior partners
Conducting routine liaison and coordination across the risk partners and technology groups to remediate GIS issues showing red or amber on the vulnerability remediation dashboard
Coordinating and remediating ad hoc GIS issues and assisting partners to reach a resolution in line with GIS baselines and standards
As a Senior Specialist Information Security Engineer what skills and qualifications will you ideally possess? Skills:
Experience within a technology and financial organisation at a senior level with deep knowledge of Application Security controls and risks
Experience within an information security technology operational, engineering or consulting team with solid grasp of the security controls and processes required within systems and networks
Vulnerability management knowledge and associated monitoring solutions and practices
Experience of formal security risk assessment methodologies
In depth technical level of understanding of Technology Infrastructure operations, showing a solid grasp of subject matters
Solid interpersonal skills to be able to communicate, influence and negotiate with senior partners to obtain or use necessary resources
Ability to initiate own work priorities and handle a portfolio independently
Good communicator able to deliver difficult messages and resolve issues with partners
Show ability to work as part of integral team in EMEA GIS
Excellent oral and written briefing skills with the ability to produce and present management progress and status reports
About Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Bank of America is one of the world's leading financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small- and middle-market businesses, large corporations and governments with a full range of financial and risk management products and services. Bank of America Merrill Lynch is the marketing name for the global banking and markets businesses. The company has had a presence in EMEA since 1922. With offices in 23 countries on three continents, it offers an integrated and comprehensive set of products and services across Global Corporate and Investment Banking, Global Markets and Consumer Card, serving the needs of individual, corporate, institutional and government clients, combining the best of local knowledge and global expertise. Developing solutions for social and environmental challenges is at the core of Bank of America Merrill Lynch's responsibility platform. In more than 90 countries around the world, we partner with employees, clients and stakeholders to help make financial lives better.
If you're interested in this opportunity please send your details to us by applying online. Good conduct and sound judgment is crucial to our long term success. It's important that all employees in the organisation understand the expected standards of conduct and how we manage conduct risk. Individual accountability and an ownership mindset are the cornerstones of our Code of Conduct and are at the heart of managing risk well. We are an equal opportunities employer, and ensure that no applicant is subject to less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, gender identity, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, age, sexual orientation, socio-economic background, responsibilities for dependants, physical or mental disability. The Bank selects candidates for interview based on their skills, qualifications and experience. As part of our standard hiring process to manage risk, please note background screening checks will be conducted on all hires before commencing employment.