IT Compliance - Assurance Testing

Location NEW YORK, United States
Experience level Experienced Hire
Job details sector Information Technology
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Lead Assurance Testing team 
Manage individuals and contribute to other risk, security, compliance initiatives and services as appropriate. 
Oversee and manage remediation of related risks, deficiencies, gaps or issues. 
Coordination of all activities related to assurance testing
Organizes and prepares responses to testing results and findings.
Plan all testing and validation activities for team
Track remediation progress for all identified compliance violations, observations and threats identified by assurance testing team.
Perform technical testing of controls as required.
Organize technical interchange meetings with IT and Business stakeholders
Prepare responses to audit requests including control design/execution and strategic risk mitigation program points
Liaise with External/Internal Audit and CTO on identification of risk and remediation plans. 
Assist in remediation of related risks, deficiencies, gaps or issues. 
Partner with Operational Risk management, AXA Group, Internal/External Audits, IT and Business area leaders. .
Performs additional responsibilities as requested to meet overall business objectives

Required Skills:
Expert level competency in information security designs and best practices 
Strong knowledge and or experience of cyber security engineering, network architecture and application security
Strong background in IT Risk analysis, auditing and/or information security practices 
Excellent problem solving skills
Ability to plan and execute on project plans
Knowledge of risks and risk mitigation strategies
Ability to execute and think with a strong control and process mindset
Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks with shifting deadlines and priorities under limited supervision
Direct experience working with regulators, internal & external auditors, third party vendors and IT on IT control management and remediation preferred
Demonstrated ability to interact effectively, internally and externally with all levels across the company
Strong verbal and written communication skills
A bachelor’s degree in Information Security or Information Technology  
CISSP certification preferred

NOTE: AXA participates in the E-Verify program.
In addition to competitive compensation and an outstanding benefits package including 401 (k) and medical programs, we offer the opportunity for continued professional development in a congenial corporate environment.
AXA is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to our employees, applicants and candidates based on individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disabilities, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information or any other class protected by federal, state and local laws.

AXA is a leading financial protection company, committed to fostering and maintaining a diverse, multicultural and inclusive environment, and one of the nation’s premier providers of life insurance and annuity products. The organization was established in 1859 and we are committed now more than ever to helping clients meet financial goals in all stages of their lives. One of the hallmarks of our proud heritage is providing world-class customer service.

We're always looking for smart and talented people to help us develop new and innovative ways to expand our product portfolio, reach new customers and serve well the clients already a part of the AXA family.