Director Information Risk Governance & Controls

Discover

Location: Nashville, Tennessee

Job Type: Not Specified

Posted


Discover. A brighter future.

With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine.

Come build your future, while being the reason millions of people find a brighter financial future with Discover.

Job Description

Responsible for the governance and oversight of the enterprise-wide Internal Fraud Program, External Fraud Program, Data Governance Program, and Information Security Compliance Program. Responsible for the implementation of these programs' governance frameworks, risk methodologies, and compliance assessments. Directs the actions of the Robotic Process Automation team supporting all Corporate Risk functions. Also provides consultation on these risk areas to the business.

  • Sets strategic direction and priority for Internal Fraud Risk Oversight programs'

    initiatives/projects with a a focus on operational risk oversight, development of a sustainable

    risk management framework and lifecycle, and ensuring compliance with relevant laws,

    regulations, and guidance

  • Sets strategic direction and priority for all External Fraud Risk Oversight activities across the

    enterprise with a focus on operational risk oversight, development of a sustainable risk

    management framework and lifecycle, and ensuring compliance with relevant laws,

    regulations, and guidance

  • Sets strategic direction and priority for Data Risk Oversight activities, across the enterprise,

    a focus on operational risk oversight, development of a sustainable risk management

    framework and lifecycle, and ensuring compliance with relevant laws, regulations, and

    guidance

  • Develops strategic partnerships with internal and external stakeholders, to include vendors,

    customers, and regulators to manage Information Security, Fraud, and Data Governance

    related risk management efforts and program enhancements that support the overall

    enterprise-wide mission

  • Oversees legal and regulatory compliance programs for information security, fraud, and data

    governance across the enterprise, to include testing and attestation. Develops policies,

    standards and promotes risk management

  • Sets direction and priority for Corporate Risk Management Robot Process Automation team,

    including ensuring alignment with CRM strategy and goals, quality assurance, and service

    delivery

Minimum Qualifications

At a minimum, here’s what we need from you:

  • Bachelors- Information Security/ Computer Science/ Data Management

  • 8+ years Intelligence, Risk Management, Business Resilience, Financial Industry, Security

Preferred Qualifications

If we had our say, we’d also look for:

  • Masters-Business, Information Security

  • 15+ years Intelligence, Risk Management, Business Resilience, Financial Industry, Security

  • In lieu of education experience: 10+ years Intelligence, Risk Management, Business Resilience, Financial Industry, Security and 15+ years leading large teams with enterprise responsibilities, certifications in business resilience, threat intelligence and incident response background

What are you waiting for? Apply today!

The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants – with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity & inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover.

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