Information Risk Analyst in Jersey City, NJ at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 1/24/2020

Job Snapshot

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Job Description

A global financial firm is seeking an Information Risk Analyst to join their team in Jersey City.  This candidate will perform third party risk assessments for Information Security controls, and identify significant risks to the organization, identify potential solutions, and drive stakeholders to implement the solutions. He/She will be responsible for following documented processes, working with internal stakeholders for enhancing existing process, tracking remediation of findings and reporting. 


  • Participate in and influence third party risk assessment process improvement and documenting the overall process and improvements 
  • Perform Third party risk assessments to identify Technology risks 
  • Partner with the business and technology to agree cybersecurity risk findings identified through the Third Party risk assessment 
  • Provide risk finding recommendations that the business and Third Party Suppliers may implement to mitigate identified finding gaps 
  • Partner with Third Party Risk team to ensure that risks findings are clearly articulated in a manner that is understood by business and The Third Party Suppliers 
  • Evaluate vendor responses to ensure that remediation plans and tasks adequately address identified control gaps 
  • Build all needed Documentation for the Third Party risk assessment and remediation processes 
  • Assist with the assessing internal non compliance to policies 
  • Participate in and influence process improvements 
  • Develop and operationalize reports to meet stakeholder requirements (e.g. Senior management reports, detailed reports etc.)


  • 4 years of experience in Information security risk assessments 
  • 4 years of risk assessment experience in Third party risk management area 
  • Proficiency with Information Risk Management best practices Knowledge and Skills Required: 
  • Proven ability to execute vendor Third party risk assessment programs 
  • Experience interfacing with other internal or external organizations regarding risk and compliance findings 
  • Proven knowledge of security methodologies, policies, standards and best practices 
  • Proven knowledge of information technology systems, infrastructure and operations and how they affect an organization’s cybersecurity risk 
Job category:
  • Information Technology
Job keywords:
  • Information Security
  • Risk
  • Analyst