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MUFG Union Bank Cyber Threat and Risk Management Specialist, AVP - Hybrid in Irving, Texas

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Join MUFG, where being inspired is expected and making a meaningful impact is rewarded.

This is a hybrid position. There are flexible work from home options available. A member of our recruitment team will discuss the options with you in more detail.

Job Summary

Reporting to the Information Risk Assessment - Infrastructure Director, the Infrastructure -the Assistant Vice President is responsible for assisting with defining detailed information risk scenarios based on knowledge of industry intelligence and the enterprise internal environment. Additionally, the Risk Scenarios & Threat Analysis Associate works with the risk assessment teams within Information Risk Management to determine potential risks associated with new threats and assists with partnering with the first line units to develop and test playbooks for selected scenarios both internally and externally with the industry. The position also supports management in consolidating and reporting on results and driving the first line units to address issues found through the testing, identifying, assessing, and monitoring information risk associated with cloud and internal technology infrastructure and assessing compliance with policy / standard / procedure-related to technology infrastructure.

Major Responsibilities:


  • Stakeholder management and working across various parts of the organization

  • Communicates information risk matters to management

  • Supports maintaining and updating the Risk, Threats, and Scenarios Library


  • Assists with defining information risk/threat scenarios based on industry intelligence and the enterprise internal environment

  • Assists with partnering with the first line units to develop playbooks to address key information risk/threat scenarios

  • Participates in tabletop exercises and playbook rehearsals to assess enterprise readiness to deal with key information risk scenarios

  • Assists other members of the Information Risk Management organization on the planning of assessments and testing activities based on the critical information risk themes

  • Defines criteria, tools, and methodologies for identifying, assessing, and monitoring the information risk associated with technology infrastructure residing both internally and in public clouds, with focus on the following processes:

  • Enterprise Architecture

  • Data Encryption & Protection

  • Security Incident response

  • Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)

  • Threat and Vulnerability Mgmt

  • Capacity Management

  • Network Security

  • Service Level Management

  • Assesses compliance to cloud and internal information risk policies and standards related to technology infrastructure

  • Defines testing processes for information risks associated with cloud and internal technology infrastructure

  • Conducts targeted and advisory information risk assessments on cloud and internal technology infrastructure

  • Performs independent review and challenge of the front line unit cloud information risk assessments and remediation plans on technology infrastructure

  • Maintains oversight of the front line unit remediation efforts for cloud and internal information risk exposures, gaps, and deficiencies on technology infrastructure

  • Performs independent review and challenge of front line unit RCSA outputs for cloud and internal technology infrastructure

  • Manages and conducts independent risk assessments, vulnerability scans, and penetration testing results conducted on technology infrastructure

  • Stakeholder management and working across various parts of the organization

  • Communicates information risk matters to senior management


Education : Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience required

Certifications: At least one security certification is preferred, such as Certified Information Security Management (CISM), Certified Risk Information Security Control (CRISC), or Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), AWS Architecture or Information Security certifications


  • 2 + years of related experience

  • Subject matter expertise in conducting and designing cyber and cloud information risk assessments for technology infrastructure

  • Prior experience of management of cloud based and/or internal technology infrastructure is preferred

  • Experienced with vulnerability scanning and penetration testing tools and technologies

  • Understanding of ITIL Service Management processes

  • Knowledge of the financial services industry and its regulations / laws

  • Understanding of control and risk management concepts and knowledge of the operational aspects of the information risk business

  • Understanding of respective industry best practices (e.g., NIST, CSA, ISO, COBIT, OWASP, ITIL)

  • Knowledge of risk management policies, methods, standards, processes, governance models, and industry standard risk analysis approaches

  • Knowledge of current industry trends in information risk management

  • Experience with public cloud infrastructure or information security management (especially AWS or O365)"

  • Strong MS Office skills along with strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Able to collaborate well with internal and external stakeholders

  • Able to be a subject matter expert on assessing general technology processes relating to infrastructure


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

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