Technology & Cyber Risk Management Analyst Houston Office - Global Investment Bank

J Harlan Group, LLC - Houston, TX

Technology & Cyber Risk Management Analyst - Houston

Global Investment Bank

J Harlan Group is currently conducting a search for a Technology & Cyber Risk Management Analyst at a Global Investment Bank based in their Houston Office.

Based out of their Houston office join a team of experienced Technology Risk professionals and partner with the business to drive strong risk culture. This is a fantastic role to partner with their Identity & Cybersecurity (ICS) and Global Security (GS) teams to identify control issues through the Risk & Control Self-Assessment, proactive controls assurance deep-dives and through incident investigation.

An exciting opportunity to think outside of the box, problem solve and grasp abstract concepts and complex situations. Your excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with the capacity to initiate and lead conversations with business leaders and risk management colleagues regarding anticipated and emerging issues are essential. You will be highly motivated and comfortable working within a dynamic, fast paced, enterprise agile environment.

You will join an experienced team, working independently and collaboratively within a global matrixed organization to deliver results whilst showing the tenacity, agility, and a proven ability to sustain high levels of performance in a fast-paced, output focused environment.

Principal Responsibilities:

In this role, you will ensure Operational Risk is appropriately addressed and managed within Technology in line with the firm’s Global Operational Risk Management framework. You will provide insights and advice on the best practice for control design, measurement, analysis, evaluation, and reporting of technology operational risk.

The ideal candidate would have a background including:

  • Experience in Operational Risk, Technology, Internal and/or External Audit gained within an international financial institution and/or professional services firm
  • Bring a mindset that is focused on agile principles, champions an inclusive and diverse culture, understands the importance of continuous improvement, and a commercial focus.


  • A Bachelor’s or Advance Degree in Information Technology or a related area as well as professional qualifications (CISA, CISM, CCSP, CISSP) or relevant postgraduate degrees will be advantageous

An individual with a passion for Technology & Cyber Security, high level of intellectual curiosity, a commitment to excellence and an unparalleled drive to deliver world-class software.

They seek candidates who are high-energy self-starters who want to join an investment banking firm on the leading edge of the global markets. The management team needs individuals of the highest professional caliber who are leaders, problem solvers, analytic, detail-oriented, and entrepreneurial.

Everyone at the firm works in a highly collaborative and charged environment.

Successful candidates are:

  • Analytic and relentless in pursuit of the right answer
  • Strong communicators who excel at rapid synthesis
  • Able to demonstrate sound business judgment
  • Able to digest complexity while maintaining an understanding of the “big picture” of business needs
  • Team players who are energized by a collaborative enterprise

About the Client:

The firm is a major Global Investment Bank with expertise in banking, they operate in over 50 countries and employ over 15,000 people worldwide. They’re one of the largest financial services providers in the world, and are also engaged in retail banking, credit cards, corporate banking, and wealth and investment management. They provide large corporate, government and institutional clients with a full spectrum of solutions to their strategic advisory, financing and risk management needs.

The firm’s employees maintain the highest professional and ethical standards. The firm has earned a reputation for honesty, fair dealing, and transparency in a competitive industry. They believe that these standards are the foundation for superior investment performance and are critical to delivering performance to clients

Posted On: Friday, May 6, 2022

Position Contact
Jerry Goldberg
Manager Director
(212) 792-0099

After years as a Senior Financial Services Executive, I have decided to make a career change and leverage my vast knowledge of the financial services and technology industry as an executive recruiter and have opened an executive search and recruiting firm "J Harlan Group, LLC' specializing in technology and financial services talent search.

Financial Services Executive with expansive Private Equity, Hedge Fund, Investment Banking, Asset Management, Securities Brokerage, Commercial Banking and Insurance experience. With combined expertise as a Chief Information Officer, Chief Administrative Officer and Principal/Consultant, my responsibilities have expanded a broad cross-section of business disciplines – technology, strategic planning, operations management, HR, administration, outsourcing, business development, strategic partnering, product development, financial operations and reporting, client relationship management.

Specialties: • Leadership authority for building and managing the technological, operational, and administrative platforms for financial services organizations.

• Contributed significantly to starting, developing and building a privately-held organization into a $1 billion market cap publicly traded company on the NYSE within five years of inception.

• Recognized achievements in building top-performing, best-in-class organizations capable of supporting corporate objectives.

Contact: – 212-792-0099 – 

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