Risk Management Specialist in Milwaukee, WI at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 9/7/2019

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Job #:  997091
Our Great Fortune 500 Client in Downtown Milwaukee has an immediate opening for a Risk Management Specialist. If you are interested please apply with resume to jpolley@apexsystems.com.
The Information Protection Program is looking for a Risk Management Specialist to be a part of the Policy and Standards Portfolio Management team. This team is a part of the Information Risk Management (IRM) department.


• Assess regulations against information protection program policies and standards to identify gaps and needed updates 

• Assess security and privacy related industry references and recommend which policies and standards align to these references 

• Partner with others in the organization to address gaps found in policies and standards and review recommended industry reference mappings 

• Process changes needed in policies and standards 


• Three or more years of experience in an auditing, compliance, security, or privacy 

• Demonstrated knowledge in information technology general controls 

• Proven analytical and problem solving abilities, comfort and experience with business decision making 

• Comfort and willingness to work in detail oriented environment 

• Proven ability to manage multiple priorities 

• Ability to deal with ambiguity 

• Understanding of organizational communication, savvy and diplomacy 

• Ability to communicate to both business and technical terminology audiences 

• Ability to work independently as well as collaborate among team members 


• An understanding of regulatory environments and experience in interpretation of various cybersecurity and privacy regulations in finance or healthcare 

• Strong understanding of information and technology risks 

• Strong understanding of risk management frameworks 

• Experience working in a highly regulated industry 

• Experience with Lean-Agile methodologies such as Scrum or Scaled Agile Framework 

• Prior experience with RSA’s Archer eGRC product 

• Security-based certification(s) such as Certified Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
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