ABOUT THE ROLEWe are looking for a Head of Technology for Revolut Australia. As a financial technology business, Revolut Australia has a primary risk exposure to any failures, errors or omissions in information technology ("IT") systems, network security, access control, business continuity and disaster recovery. These risks shall be owned by the Head of Technology. Accordingly, the main responsibilities of the Head of Technology shall be information security and system availability. The Head of Technology shall be responsible for oversight of the technology infrastructure and banking systems, including business continuity, information, data security and disaster recovery. The Head of Technology will oversee the relationship with significant 3rd party vendors and implement a local IT strategy consistent with Revolut Group’s overarching IT strategy.
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING• Defining and implementing an IT strategy that underpins the entity's overall business strategy• Ensuring proper functioning of the information systems ("IS"), computers, other networks of technical measures as well as computer programs used by Revolut Australia• Creating and maintaining local IT amp; IS policies consistent with Group policies, as well as be responsible for preparation of the ITnbsp;systems'nbsp;continuity plan of the entity• Setting up, managing and enhancing thenbsp;entity'snbsp;IT procedures and controls• Working closely with other employees of Revolut to design and implement all aspects of thenbsp;entity'snbsp;IT architecture as it applies to the local market• Ensuring security and privacy of thenbsp;entity'snbsp;electronic information and continuity of the systems• Ensuring quality of the electronic services provided by the entity, be responsible for the timely elimination of electronic services disturbances• Ensuring that conduct risk policies are adhered to during product build• Ensuring proper operation and security of programs, systems and hardware being used in thenbsp;entity'snbsp;activities, including selection of the outside service provider for the maintenance and servicing of thenbsp;entity'snbsp;programs, systems and hardware, when and to the extent necessary• Providing oversight and management reporting with respect to the systems on which Revolut Australia relies (proprietary or third party)• Providing responses to key regulators on all enquiries relating to Revolut Australia's IT strategy and architecture, systems and processes
WHAT YOU’LL NEEDnbsp;• Bachelor’snbsp;degree, with a relevantnbsp;master’snbsp;degree preferred• A technology background and 7+ years working experience in the financial sector• Experience in setting up, managing and enhancing IT amp; IS controls in large organisations• Experience in partnering with an executive team, as well as excellent team player with ability to work closely with others to deliver results• Knowledge and experience in retail banking products and knowledge of relevant regulations• An exceptional level of written and oral communication amp; presentation skillsnbsp;• Strong project management skills, ability to think and reason logically• Problem-solving and decision-making skills, with the ability to analyse complex information to identify the key issue/action and drive resolutionA LITTLE ABOUT USWhen Revolut was founded in 2015, we had a vision to build a sustainable, digital alternative to traditional big banks. Our mission now is to help our customers improve their financial health, empower them to have more control, and promote financial cohesion across the communities in which we operate. Launching into 2020 with 12 million Personal customers and over a quarter of a million Business customers only reinforced our belief in the vast need across the world for better financial services. As our customer base has boomed in the last year, we’ve expanded our team to match that growth. We started 2019 with several hundred employees; we closed it out with 2000.
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FORRevolut is being scaled up by people all around the world who share our vision. We’re looking for people who align with our five core values: we build a Dream Team, we Never Settle, we Get It Done because we Think Deeper, and we Deliver WOW.nbsp;nbsp;You’re the kind of person who wants to join a community of forward-thinking people, all personally and professionally invested in Revolut’s mission. You thrive in a collaborative space where everyone’s learning from each other, and learning fast. We believe in empowering our Revoluters in their work, giving them autonomy and ownership of what they do. We want everyone at Revolut to own their story and their successes - working with us means you’re not just another cog in the machine.
THE BENEFITS• Competitive salary• Biannual equity bonuses• All the latest tech you need• Roll with a free Revolut Metal subscription• Superannuation• Rest up with 27 days’ paid holiday per year• 10 days' carer leave to look after your loved ones• Free taxis home if you’re working latenbsp;
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