First Republic is an ultra-high-touch bank that provides extraordinary client service. We believe that one-on-one interactions build lasting relationships. We move quickly to serve our clients’ needs so that their financial transactions are handled with ease and efficiency. Client trust and security are paramount in our line of business. Ultimately, our goal is unsurpassed client satisfaction which will lead to personal referrals – our number one source of new business. We recognize that our competitive advantage starts with our people and our culture. At First Republic, we work hard and move quickly as a very coordinated team. If you are looking for an opportunity to grow and contribute in a fun, fast-paced environment, First Republic is the place for you. We have exceptional people focused on providing extraordinary service.
The Security Risk and Compliance Specialist will support the Information Security risk management process within the Company. The primary responsibilities of the position are to assess the adequacy of security and business continuity/disaster recovery controls of First Republic's 's vendors and recommend mitigating controls. In addition, the position will be responsible for compliance reviews against information technology policy and procedures, tracking of remediation items, security risk reporting and tracking, and Information Technology audit preparation and response.
The ideal candidate will be a self-starter and have an inquisitive, analytical mind that constantly looks for solutions to difficult problems. The Specialist must have the ability to convey technology and security concepts to management and ideally has technical knowledge and/or experience in security with a proficiency in a risk management framework with the ability to assess administrative and technical controls.
The Security Risk and Compliance Specialist will possess excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to understand business requirements. To succeed in this position, they must be able to develop risk management strategies that align with business goals and protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of information systems and our data.
A successful candidate must be driven and goal-oriented with the ability to complete tasks with limited supervision within an evolving and entrepreneurial environment. The Security and Risk Compliance Specialist will work with other departments throughout the Bank and must be detail-oriented to successfully manage multiple projects at the same time.