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IT Audit Senior Manager - Cyber Security

Macquarie Group

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity for a Technology Audit/Risk professional with cyber security auditing experience in a banking and finance context to join our Internal Audit team based in Sydney.

As a Senior Manager in our Corporate Operations audit team you will own key stakeholder relationships and lead audits over the quality and effectiveness of the technology risk and control environment. You will partner with the broader risk management team and executives from across the group in contributing to the continual improvement of the overarching technology risk management framework.

Your role will include:

  • ownership of the cybersecurity portfolio, including identity and access management, third party cyber risk management, asset classification, vulnerability management, and other cybersecurity capabilities. 
  • you will be responsible for defining the cybersecurity audit universe and engaging in continuous business monitoring activities and risk assessments to identify emerging risk themes and trends.
  • you will lead team members in cybersecurity and core technology audits, and proactively monitor key strategic initiatives and technology regulatory requirements impacting this area.
  • You will mentor and guide team members interested in cyber and infrastructure security with career objectives and development
  • you will have excellent stakeholder engagement skills, critical to maintaining ongoing partnerships with the internal audit team and senior technology management to provide valuable insights and drive positive change in this area.

While your primary focus will be the cybersecurity technology portfolio, you will also have the opportunity to lead and manage audits in other technology areas, including infrastructure audits (e.g. Cloud, operating systems, databases, etc), during the year.

Key to your success will be prior experience leading cybersecurity audits and/or infrastructure audits, with relevant experience in an Australian banking and financial services context. You will also have excellent communication skills, and the ability to liaise with and influence stakeholders at all levels.

Whilst the role is based in Sydney, you would be joining a global Internal Audit team. Travel may be required as our business units are also represented across the globe.

If you possess relevant experience with strong attention to detail and a commitment to delivering high quality outcomes, please apply now.

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The Risk Management Group (RMG) is an independent, centralised unit responsible for ensuring all risk across Macquarie are appropriately assessed and managed. Its divisions include Behavioural Risk, Compliance, Credit, Financial Crime Risk, Internal Audit, Market Risk, Operational Risk & Governance, Regulatory Affairs and Aggregate Risk, and RMG Enterprise Support.

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and in combination with our inclusive environment, it enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.