IT Risk and Security

About Us: SynOption Pte. Ltd.  is a financial technology firm headquartered in Singapore, that plays a role in bringing more transparency and easing the way business is done in FX and Crypto options. It is a new institutional platform that allows clients to analyze and trade on FX Option instruments and strategies in a fair and transparent manner. Synoption is recognized as a Recognized / Licensed Market Operator by Monetary Authority of Singapore

Job Description

Managing Information Security (InfoSec), Information Technology (IT) Risk &Operations, Digital Risk.

Analyzing technology risk and designing security frameworks to minimize risk

managing the Info-Sec and IT Risk portfolio.

Digital Risk Officer responsible for securing digital transformation initiatives ensuring that digital risk is properly recognized, assessed and mitigated.

Establish uniform policies and procedures in order to protect all data stored across various types of devices.

Perform technology independent audit against MAS(TRM) Technology Risk Management regulatory checklist.

Designed security framework/lifecycle to gauge the automation security through development phase to production and maintenance ensuring mitigation of IT –Risk, Operational Risk, Regulatory, Reputation Risk and Financial Risk.

Perform Risk analysis and approve new technology to production –FX Options

Key responsibilities

  • Working across the technology department to analyse and better understand their risk profile
  • Identifying and assessing the impact of technology risk on projects and develop mitigation strategies
  • Defining a risk and control methodology and framework to use in conducting risk assessments
  • Proactively managing risks so that there are no major incidents, breaches or examples of non-compliance
  • Establishing and running risk committees and working groups
  • Delivering technology risk insight for the Board & Executive Committees, including data-driven risk reports
  • Regularly engaging with internal & external stakeholders on the group’s IT and cyber risk posture
  • Driving effective implementation & communication of operational risk management policies & guidelines
  • Providing IT and cyber risk management consulting to the business, technical & operations groups