Internal Audit - Tech Risk & Cyber Security - Vice President - Bengaluru

Goldman Sachs (Bengaluru, KA, India) 3 days ago


In Internal Audit, we ensure that Goldman Sachs maintains effective controls by assessing the reliability of financial reports, monitoring the firm’s compliance with laws and regulations, and advising management on developing smart control solutions. Our group has unique insight on the financial industry and its products and operations. We’re looking for detail-oriented team players who have an interest in financial markets and want to gain insight into the firm’s operations and control processes.


• Participation in planning and scoping reviews, meeting with key people within the area being reviewed to understand the underlying system architecture in the context of information technology controls and their impact on the business and identify the key risks and controls to be assessed.
• Preparation of the audit testing program and assessment of the adequacy of the design and operation of the controls associated with the key risks identified, which may require data analysis, code inspection/review and re-performance of system processes.
• Assessment of the risk and impact of the issues identified on reviews and production of the report to management.
• Follow up with stakeholders on remediation of actions coming out of issues identified during audits.
• Ad hoc work on firmwide projects around new processes or activities and investigation of incidents.
• Ongoing liaison with colleagues globally and internal and external stakeholders including regulators and external auditors.
• Maintenance of internal stakeholder relationships and regular interaction with the business during the year to assess changes in the control environment and other matters arising in the business.


5+ years of relevant technology audit experience or experience in using a combination of the following technologies:
Experience in Cyber and Information Security risk assessments
In-depth Application Security knowledge, strong fundamental understanding of web application technology and network protocol stack
Proven experience in auditing web, android and mobile based applications, firm grasp on application security standards and methodologies (OWASP, SANS PCI, NIST, CSA)
Development background with experience in secure code-review would be an advantage
Experience with Splunk and/or other SIEM platforms would be useful
Strong working knowledge of Linux and Windows operating systems
Experience of bash scripting and executing standard commands would be useful
Understanding of Networks infrastructure design, installation and support of network devices and firewalls
Hands-on experience in conducting architecture and design reviews in the following areas:-
Cloud computing technologies, risks and mitigating controls
Database design, setup and administration (DBA) in SQL and NoSQL Database Environment
System hardening and configuration of servers and desktops (UNIX, Windows, Directory Services etc.)
Technology operations (Backups, Change Management, System monitoring, Incident/Problem Management)
Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery design and implementation
Vulnerability assessment and penetration testing experience across varied technologies
Identity and Access Management
Relevant technology standards and regulations – ISO 27001, EU GDPR, GLBA, NIST Cyber Security framework, FFIEC IT handbooks etc.
Data and Log Analysis (using SQL and Splunk) and visualisation (using Spotfire, Tableau, QlikView or other) would be useful but not required
Relevant Certification or industry accreditation (CISA, CISSP, CISM, etc.) useful but not required
Experience in managing audit engagements or technology projects
Team-oriented with a strong sense of ownership and accountability
Highly motivated with the ability to multi-task and remain organized in a fast-paced environment


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Internal Audit - Tech Risk & Cyber Security - Vice President - Bengaluru

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