IT Risk Manager

San Diego, CA, USA | Qualcomm Incorporated

  • Industry:
    Information Technologies
    Telecommunications & Wireless
  • Position Type:
  • Functions:
    IT / Information Technology
    Risk Management
  • Experience:
    7-10 years
Job Description:
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Qualcomm is a company of inventors that unlocked 5G ushering in an age of rapid acceleration in connectivity and new possibilities that will transform industries, create jobs, and enrich lives. But this is just the beginning. It takes inventive minds with diverse skills, backgrounds, and cultures to transform 5Gs potential into world-changing technologies and products. This is the Invention Age and this is where you come in. The Office of the CIO (OCIO) at Qualcomm is seeking a talented individual to join our IT Governance Risk and Compliance (GRC) team. This team focuses on implementation and operations of IT Operational Risk Management, IT Compliance Management, IT Service Continuity and IT Policy Management programs within the IT organization. The IT GRC team enhances the ability for Qualcomm to achieve business objectives by working with IT to reduce adverse impacts to information technology. This individual will also partner with various internal and external stakeholders to ensure alignment and quality execution. Qualified candidates should be comfortable working with technical and non-technical teams alike. This role will be primarily aligned to the IT Operational Risk Management focus area. The IT Project Manager in this role will: Support the further development and maintenance of IT Operational Risk Management framework, including the maturity of the IT Control library and the performance of IT risk assessments. Contribute to the maturation of the IT GRC tool and its alignment with the needs of the IT GRC team. Work with IT and Business Leadership and IT Service Owners to assist with the identification, assessment, treatment and management of IT Operational risks. Collaborate closely with our Information Security Risk Management organization to perform integrated IT Risk assessments (IT Operational and Cyber Risk) across the IT organization. Assist IT teams engaging with Internal Audit initiatives, ensuring adherence to scope, providing visibility, consistency and alignment across the IT organization, and assisting IT teams in responding to audit findings. Provide consultative risk management services to partners within the IT organization and business. Act as an advisor to team leads in the IT Policy and IT Service Continuity domains. Produce reports allowing the IT Leadership visibility to the program accomplishments, challenges, upcoming activities, key risks and remediation plans. Although this role is primarily focused around IT Operational Risk, there will be opportunities to work with and support other areas, including IT Compliance Management, IT Service Continuity, IT Policy Management and Cyber Risk programs.

All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

Minimum Qualifications Bachelors degree and 7+ years Project Management-relevant work experience OR 9+ years Project Management-relevant work experience without a bachelors degree.

Preferred Qualifications 5-7 years of relevant experience with IT risk assessments, SOX management, IT audit/internal audit, managing IT, business and technology projects. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Proficient in MS Office, including strong Excel and PowerPoint skills, and knowledge of MS Project, Visio, SharePoint. At least 3 years of IT risk management experience in a Fortune 500 company preferred. Industry Certifications, such as CRISC, CISM, CISA. Experience with GRC Tools and IT frameworks such as COBIT, COSO, ISO 31000, ITIL.

Education Requirements Required: Bachelor's, Business Administration and/or Computer Science and/or Information Technology and/or Other fields

Preferred: Master's, Business Administration and/or Information Technology