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Information & Cyber Security Associate

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Job ID 61833BR

About Wells Fargo


Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a leading global financial services company headquartered in San Francisco (United States). Wells Fargo has offices in over 20 countries and territories. Our business outside of the U.S. mostly focuses on providing banking services for large corporate, government and financial institution clients. We have worldwide expertise and services to help our customers improve earnings, manage risk, and develop opportunities in the global marketplace. Our global reach offers many opportunities for you to develop a career with Wells Fargo. Join our diverse and inclusive team where you will feel valued and inspired to contribute your unique skills and experience. We are looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. Help us build a better Wells Fargo. It all begins with outstanding talent. It all begins with you.

Market Job Description


Department Overview


Information & Cyber Security (ICS) is part of Wells Fargo Technology organization. Wells Fargo views information security as enabling lines of business to mitigate information security risk in accordance with our risk appetite. Through a framework that addresses policy, process, operations, people, and technology, ICS protects our infrastructure, corporate data, and customer assets, and ensures alignment with applicable regulations and laws. Our vision is to provide Wells Fargo with world-leading cyber security risk management.

About the Role


This position could be based in either Hong Kong or Singapore


Responsible for providing information security expertise and proactive risk-based solutions to aligned business and/or applicable teams that report to aligned Group Information Security Leader (ISL) so that information security risks are addressed in a timely manner.

Responsibilities

  • Works closely with the Regional Risk Officer teams to proactively identify needed security practices within the business.
  • Provides technical understanding of existing and emerging information security risks.
  • Assists with the monitoring, reporting and tracking of ICS programs within the business.
  • Provides regional and business views to aligned Information Security Leaders (ISL).
  • Evaluates the appropriateness of policy exceptions and risk acceptances.
  • Assists the aligned Group ISL with providing strategic-level consultation to managers and stakeholders regarding long and short range information security risk/requirements.
  • Recommends innovations that anticipate future directions of both the business, Information Technology and Information Security.
  • Understand the regional local regulatory requirements and how these regulations impact Information Security risk within the region.
  • Provide coverage / support for other regions in different time zones (i.e. US timezone).
  • Coordinate vulnerability assessments and provide oversight in LOBs 3rd party IS assessments for the region.


Market Skills and Certifications


Requirements

  • BS/BA degree or higher in science or technology
  • 6+ years of experience in compliance, operational risk management (includes audit, legal, credit risk, market risk, or the management of a process or business with accountability for compliance or operational risk), or a combination of both;
  • Or 6+ years of IT systems security, business process management or financial services industry experience, of which 3+ years must include direct experience in compliance, operational risk management, or a combination of both
  • 5+ years of information security experience
  • 6+ years of Information Security Frameworks and standards (FFIEC, NIST, ISO) experience
  • Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to interact with all levels of an organization
  • Ability to influence and build relationships with LOB stakeholders, technology CIO leadership, external service providers, and architecture teams
  • Knowledge and understanding of information security risk assessment procedures, risk mitigation or remediation
  • Ability to articulate issues, risks, and proposed solutions to various levels of staff and management
  • Virtual leadership experience with ability to effectively drive results, provide feedback/direction, and manage and build relationships with leaders and team members in a geographically dispersed team environment
  • Ability to travel if require





We Value Diversity


At Wells Fargo, we believe in diversity and inclusion in the workplace; accordingly, we welcome applications for employment from all qualified candidates, regardless of race, color, gender, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status protected by applicable law. We comply with all applicable laws in every jurisdiction in which we operate.

Team members support our focus on building strong customer relationships balanced with a strong risk mitigating and compliance-driven culture which firmly establishes those disciplines as critical to the success of our customers and company. They are accountable for execution of all applicable risk programs (Credit, Market, Financial Crimes, Operational, Regulatory Compliance), which includes effectively following and adhering to applicable Wells Fargo policies and procedures, appropriately fulfilling risk and compliance obligations, timely and effective escalation and remediation of issues, and making sound risk decisions. There is emphasis on proactive monitoring, governance, risk identification and escalation, as well as making sound risk decisions commensurate with the business unit’s risk appetite and all risk and compliance program requirements.
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