Senior Technology Risk Manager

Gdynia, PL, 81-537 Oslo, NO, 0368 Helsinki, FI, 500 Stockholm, SE, 111 44

Job ID: 13859 


Would you like to help the bank manage technology risks and controls? We are now looking for a Senior Technology Risk Manager to coordinate and drive prudent risk management through technology control governance, design and testing.


At Nordea, we’re committed in being a partner, our customers and society, can count on. Compliance and integrity go hand in hand.


Joining us means you’ll have an impact on how we do banking – today and tomorrow. So, bring your ideas, skills and unique background.


With us, you’ll be in good company with plenty of opportunities to collaborate, grow and make your mark on something bigger. 

About this opportunity


Welcome to the Technology Risk Management unit.


Technology Risk Management`s ambition is to take on complex tasks and bring them from idea phase to realisation. In parallel, we increase risk awareness and continuously build structures and procedures that give Nordea Technology management an excellent quality support.


As Senior Technology Risk Manager supporting Technology Control Management in Nordea, you will work in the 1st Line of Defence and help driving initiatives to increase technology control awareness, and ensure prudent risk management through technology control governance, design and assessment. 


What you will be doing:

  • Drive the design, continuous improvement and assessment of Nordea’s technology controls with business units to achieve accuracy, consistency and aggregation of technology risks. 
  • Understand standard technology risks and issues of varied complexity within business units and partner with them to design and evaluate the test effectiveness of controls.
  • Perform control testing and interpret results to identify trends and issues related to technology controls across business units.
  • Support in project management and governance of technology control management.


You’ll join an integrated Nordic and Polish team, passionate about providing risk and compliance services through business and technological insight. The role is based in Oslo, Helsinki, Stockholm, Tricity or Warsaw in Poland.


Who you are

Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the values that guide us in being at our best – and that we imagine you share with us.  

To succeed in this role, we believe that you:

  • Work well with stakeholders.
  • Are passionate, honest, dependable and are willing to speak up even when it’s difficult.
  • Have methodical approach with strong attention to detail.
  • Love learning and trying new things and you’re excited about bringing your ideas to the table.
  • We expect you to have strong interest in being coordinator for activities and initiatives and play a central role in driving change as well as support the creation of a great customer experience.

Your experience and background: 

  • Ability to deliver quality solutions on time.
  • Strong collaboration with multidisciplinary teams and finds it interesting and rewarding to work in a cross-border Nordics & Poland organisation.
  • Be self-motivated, quality-driven and able to work autonomously.
  • Have a positive attitude, take on responsibilities and be an engaged and committed team player.



  • Bachelor's in Information Technology (or business): Master's degree would be a plus.
  • 10 – 18 years of experience in Information Technology, Cybersecurity or Technology Risk Management.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English.
  • Knowledge or practical experience with any of the following would be a plus: ISO 27001/2, ITGC, COBIT, CISM (or similar).

If this sounds like you, get in touch!


Next steps


Submit your application no later than 13/06/2023. For more information, you’re welcome to contact Ajay Banwari at

At Nordea, we know that an inclusive workplace is a sustainable workplace. We deeply believe that our diverse backgrounds, experiences, characteristics and traits make us better at serving customers and communities. So please come as you are.


Please be aware that any applications or CVs coming through email or direct messages will not be accepted or considered.


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Department:  IT/Technology

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