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Information Security Officer

Camberley, , United Kingdom;

Job Description:

Job Title: Information Security Officer

Corporate Title: Assistant Vice President

Location: Camberley

Bank of America:

Every day, across the globe, our employees bring a commitment to our purpose and to driving responsible growth by living our values: deliver together, act responsibly, realize the power of our people and trust the team. A key aspect of driving responsible growth is doing so in a sustainable manner, a critical pillar of which is being a great place to work for our teammates.

In line with these values, in EMEA we have 9 Employee Networks, a wide range of Sports & Social clubs, and other development and networking opportunities so that you can enjoy a range of experiences and connect with colleagues across the bank. We also offer exclusive discounts to some of the most iconic cultural experiences for you to enjoy in your spare time outside of work. Learn more about our benefits here.

Role Description:

The Information Security Officer will be a functional member of the Business Information Security Officer’s (BISO) organisation and work closely with the Global Banking and Markets (GBAM) Chief Information Officers (CIOs)/Chief Technology Officers (CTOs) teams to develop a strong understanding of the business in order to have specialised information security risk-based discussions. This relationship will ensure a focus on the right risk priorities. The Information Security Officer will also act as the day-to-day point of contact providing guidance on information security topics, policies, and controls.  Ultimately, the Information Security Officer will become a trusted advisor to our stakeholders.

Reports to the GIS BISO Management Team.
 

Serves as a subject matter expert on the development, implementation and maintenance of information security for the line of business (LOB).

Provides guidance and advocacy regarding the prioritisation of LOB investments and the impact on information security.

Advises LOB management on risk issues related to information security and recommends actions in support of the bank’s wider risk management and compliance programs.

Acts as a contact to the LOB for ad hoc enquiries.

The successful candidate will:
• Provide advisory and oversight for changes within GBAM environment where related to security leveraging the regional information security consultants and global operational response teams as needed
• Work in collaboration with the Risk teams supporting them in their activities and helping them continue to develop processes and solutions
• Work with the global BISO organisation to ensure that GIS requirements and initiatives are communicated, discussed and tracked in an effective, consistent and timely way
• Establish and maintain a network of stakeholders and partners
• Conduct routine liaison and coordination across the risk partners and technology groups to remediate GIS issues showing red or amber on the vulnerability remediation dashboard
• Coordinate and drive remediation of ad hoc GIS issues and assist partners to reach a resolution in line with GIS baselines and standards.

The Team:

The Information Security Officer will be a functional member of the Business Information Security Officer’s (BISO) organisation and work closely with the Global Banking and Markets (GBAM) Chief Information Officers (CIOs)/Chief Technology Officers (CTOs) teams to develop a strong understanding of the business in order to have specialised information security risk-based discussions.

Core Skills:

Required Skills:
• Experience within an information security technology operational, engineering or consulting team with good knowledge of the security controls and processes required within systems and networks
• Strong interpersonal skills to be able to communicate, influence and negotiate with senior stakeholders to obtain or leverage necessary resources
Desirable Skills
• Experience within a technology and financial organisation at a mid-level to senior level with good knowledge of Application Security controls and risks.
• Understanding of the concepts of vulnerability management 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 strong understanding of relevant subject matters
• Previous experience working within a financial institution
• Ability to initiate own work priorities and manage a portfolio independently
• Good communicator able to deliver difficult messages and resolve issues with stakeholders
• 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   

Bank of America:

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 mind-set 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.

We strive to ensure that our recruitment processes are accessible for all candidates and encourage any candidates to tell us about any adjustment requirements. As part of our standard hiring process to manage risk, please note background screening checks will be conducted on all hires before commencing employment.

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

Hours Per Week:

35

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

Job Title: Information Security Officer

Corporate Title: Assistant Vice President

Location: Camberley

Bank of America:

Every day, across the globe, our employees bring a commitment to our purpose and to driving responsible growth by living our values: deliver together, act responsibly, realize the power of our people and trust the team. A key aspect of driving responsible growth is doing so in a sustainable manner, a critical pillar of which is being a great place to work for our teammates.

In line with these values, in EMEA we have 9 Employee Networks, a wide range of Sports & Social clubs, and other development and networking opportunities so that you can enjoy a range of experiences and connect with colleagues across the bank. We also offer exclusive discounts to some of the most iconic cultural experiences for you to enjoy in your spare time outside of work. Learn more about our benefits here.

Role Description:

The Information Security Officer will be a functional member of the Business Information Security Officer’s (BISO) organisation and work closely with the Global Banking and Markets (GBAM) Chief Information Officers (CIOs)/Chief Technology Officers (CTOs) teams to develop a strong understanding of the business in order to have specialised information security risk-based discussions. This relationship will ensure a focus on the right risk priorities. The Information Security Officer will also act as the day-to-day point of contact providing guidance on information security topics, policies, and controls.  Ultimately, the Information Security Officer will become a trusted advisor to our stakeholders.

Reports to the GIS BISO Management Team.
 

Serves as a subject matter expert on the development, implementation and maintenance of information security for the line of business (LOB).

Provides guidance and advocacy regarding the prioritisation of LOB investments and the impact on information security.

Advises LOB management on risk issues related to information security and recommends actions in support of the bank’s wider risk management and compliance programs.

Acts as a contact to the LOB for ad hoc enquiries.

The successful candidate will:
• Provide advisory and oversight for changes within GBAM environment where related to security leveraging the regional information security consultants and global operational response teams as needed
• Work in collaboration with the Risk teams supporting them in their activities and helping them continue to develop processes and solutions
• Work with the global BISO organisation to ensure that GIS requirements and initiatives are communicated, discussed and tracked in an effective, consistent and timely way
• Establish and maintain a network of stakeholders and partners
• Conduct routine liaison and coordination across the risk partners and technology groups to remediate GIS issues showing red or amber on the vulnerability remediation dashboard
• Coordinate and drive remediation of ad hoc GIS issues and assist partners to reach a resolution in line with GIS baselines and standards.

The Team:

The Information Security Officer will be a functional member of the Business Information Security Officer’s (BISO) organisation and work closely with the Global Banking and Markets (GBAM) Chief Information Officers (CIOs)/Chief Technology Officers (CTOs) teams to develop a strong understanding of the business in order to have specialised information security risk-based discussions.

Core Skills:

Required Skills:
• Experience within an information security technology operational, engineering or consulting team with good knowledge of the security controls and processes required within systems and networks
• Strong interpersonal skills to be able to communicate, influence and negotiate with senior stakeholders to obtain or leverage necessary resources
Desirable Skills
• Experience within a technology and financial organisation at a mid-level to senior level with good knowledge of Application Security controls and risks.
• Understanding of the concepts of vulnerability management 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 strong understanding of relevant subject matters
• Previous experience working within a financial institution
• Ability to initiate own work priorities and manage a portfolio independently
• Good communicator able to deliver difficult messages and resolve issues with stakeholders
• 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   

Bank of America:

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 mind-set 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.

We strive to ensure that our recruitment processes are accessible for all candidates and encourage any candidates to tell us about any adjustment requirements. As part of our standard hiring process to manage risk, please note background screening checks will be conducted on all hires before commencing employment.

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Full time

JR-22046094

Band: H5

Manages People:

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

James Bannerman

Referral Bonus:

0