Full-time
Technical Director – Cloud Risk Management - Charles Schwab - Westlake, TX

Description: Westlake - TX, TX2050R, 2050 Roanoke Road, 76262-9616
Cameron Ellsworth
20181220-7807
We believe that, when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. We are driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity. We respect and appreciate the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. We challenge conventions strategically to create value for our clients, our firm and the world. We live and bring to life the concept of ‘own your tomorrow’ every day. We champion our employee strengths, guide their development, and invest in their long-term success. We hire optimistic, results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with the desire to help our clients and one another succeed. As a company, we were established by Chuck over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future. Our Opportunity: The Schwab Technical Director of Cloud Risk Management is responsible for providing leadership in the identification, assessment, treatment and continuous monitoring of cloud information security risks resulting from Schwab’s use of cloud computing services and technologies. This is a key role in assuring that cloud risks are effectively managed, Schwab client information is protected and our client’s trust is maintained. Success in this role will require ability to lead collaborative efforts among internal and external stakeholders across multiple functions combined with strong expertise in risk management discipline and technology controls best practices. This is an individual contributor role. What you’ll do: The Technical Director of Cloud Risk Management will be responsible for the following duties: Lead improvement projects to facilitate innovation, team productivity, and enhanced cloud risk management capabilities Execute risk assessments against cloud service providers and provide expert input into and review of assessments conducted by other Cloud Risk Management (CLRM) team members Oversee first line of defense execution of controls within cloud environments and establish practices to measure and monitor control effectiveness on an on-going basis Perform high quality analysis of aggregate cloud risk assessment data, identify cloud security risk trends, and work with IT teams to document remediation action plans Develop and deliver executive-level reporting and presentations outlining cloud risks and status of defined action plans Lead and manage team continuous improvements including automation of risk assessment, leadership reporting activities, development and maintenance of online information portals, and audit and/or regulatory projects Contribute to the creation and ongoing development of cloud security key risk indicators metrics Define requirements and support design of online, automated executive level dashboards for cloud metrics Participate in the planning and execution of cloud reporting automation including data source identification, risk metric calculations, and data quality testing Improve and maintain cloud risk assessment maturity through the development of standard processes, procedures, and work instructions Advocate and promote awareness of cloud security risks among business and technical partners Perform proactive management of findings by working with appropriate teams to develop remediation action plans, track progress, and facilitate risk treatment actions (exception or risk acceptance) Mentor Cloud Risk Management (CLRM) team members in developing their knowledge and command of cloud technology best practices and risk management discipline Support the development of risk assessments for existing or potential cloud applications supporting Schwab business and technology partners Other duties include: Build strong relationships and partner closely with business and technology partners across Charles Schwab Corporation and its affiliates Develop internal processes and tools to increase team efficiencies and continually mature operations May travel minimally as part of training and ongoing program developments and improvements What you have: 8+ years in Information Security, Risk Management, or Information Technology disciplines Superior attention to detail and focus on quality work delivery Expertise in information security best practices and technology risk management discipline Strong knowledge of and experience with cloud computing technologies and best practices Working knowledge of software development practices and technologies, DevOps and CI/CD. Experience in developing performance or risk metrics, and executive dashboards Excellent analytical & technical skills, able to research problems, diving deeply when necessary, to determine root causes and solutions Must be a self-starter and able to work independently, as part of a team, and lead working groups as required Work ethic based on a strong desire to exceed expectations. Ability to work successfully in a very fast-paced, results-oriented environment. Requires excellent time management skills, ability to appropriately prioritize multiple, competing demands. Ability to translate business needs into business requirements, and then implement Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related discipline Master’s degree preferred Previous experience in development of processes and procedures; Six Sigma Greenbelt or Blackbelt certification preferred Industry certifications such as CISSP, CCSP, CISM, CISA, or CRISC What you’ll get: Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life
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Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law. Schwab also does not discriminate against applicants or employees because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. At Schwab, we believe that every employee, through their diverse abilities and experiences, can contribute to our growth, innovation and client loyalty. We embrace diversity and are committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants. If you have a disability, and require reasonable accommodations in the application process, call Human Resources at 800-725-3535. We will be happy to assist you. Schwab will only share your accommodation request with those individuals who have a specific need to know. The request for an accommodation will not affect Schwab's hiring decisions. All other submissions should be performed online.

Job Specifications Relocation Offered?: No
Work Schedule: Days
Languages: English - spoken
Current Licenses / Certifications: None
Relevant Work Experience: IT-Communications/Networking-6+ yrs, IT-Management/Technical Project Mgmt-6+ yrs
Position Located In: TX - Westlake
Education: BA/BS
Job Type: Full Time

Category:Risk Management
Activation Date: Sunday, January 6, 2019
Expiration Date: Friday, February 1, 2019
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