Capital One Sr. Manager - Operational Risk Management - Business Continuity in Richmond, Virginia

West Creek 3 (12073), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

At Capital One, we’re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

Sr. Manager - Operational Risk Management - Business Continuity

Senior Manager, Business Continuity Program

As a Sr. Risk Manager in the second line of defense’s enterprise Business Continuity Program you will be responsible for working with business and technology partners to identify and consult on potential risks to Capital One. You will be a team leader that inspires and empowers your team through openness and inclusion to broadly think about risk.

Sr. Risk Managers at Capital One are highly motivated Risk Management professionals with excellent analytical, organizational, and communication skills. These skills allow the Sr. Risk Manager to gain insights, and act as a change agent to influence their business partners. As Capital One evolves to meet the ever-changing technology landscape, so does our Risk Managers. A successful Risk Manager operates from a foundation of knowledge about the Line of Business with whom they are working, laws / regulations and good Risk Management practices. They are forward thinking, quick to adapt, and technologically adept.

Sr. Risk Managers have a high level of exposure across lines of business and have the opportunity to work with Executives to create and implement innovative solutions to appropriately manage risks within the enterprise Business Continuity Program.

The successful candidate will be distinguished by excellent communications skills, a passion for delivering exceptional results, and a commitment to thought leadership.

Responsibilities to include:

  • Effectively challenge the first line of defense and business partners on technology risk-taking and risk assessments

  • Stay current on the changing regulatory environment and understanding of effective disaster recovery strategies to establish and maintain the Business Continuity Control Program technology requirements and framework

  • Provide oversight and guidance on technology controls including policies, standards, and processes to minimize risks

  • Proactively engage technology partners and team members to ensure risk management practices and controls are applied effectively

  • Provide oversight and guidance to technology partners on effective disaster recovery testing strategies

  • Proactively lead analysis to identify technology risks and trends for the lines of business (LOBs)

  • Excellent communication skills to influence executives of key technology risks and actions needed

  • Quickly understand new applications and technologies

  • Set direction, manage expectations and lead cross-functional teams

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Military experience

  • At least 5 years of experience in Risk Management

  • At least 5 years of experience working with internal business customers

  • At least 3 years of experience in Business Continuity or Disaster Recovery

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Business Management or Information Technology

  • At least 5 years of experience in Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

  • At least 6 years of experience in Risk Management, Accounting, Finance or Assurance within the financial industry

  • At least 6 years of Project Management experience leading cross functional programs in Risk

  • Familiarity with AWS and Cloud controls

  • Industry technology certification - AWS certification

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.