Job description

At HSBC, the health and well-being of our employees remains of utmost importance.  Many of our roles are permitted to work from home (in states in which HSBC is licensed to operate) until further notice. Upon resumption of normal operations, this role may be performed at our Arlington Heights, Illinois office.


If you’re passionate about information and technology-enabled business agility, resilience, and digital innovation, while anticipating and overcoming associated risk, this is the role for you. As part of a diverse and seasoned team, the Data Resilience Senior Risk Manager will be part of HSBC's second line of defense, Operational and Resilience Risk organization as trusted specialist. You’ll have the opportunity to utilize your expertise in Data operations and risk & controls to provide impactful oversight, credible and insightful challenge to first line of defense operations, Data Architecture Office (DAO organization).


About Us

HSBC is one of the largest banking and financial services organizations in the world, with operations in 64 countries and territories. We aim to be where the growth is, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper, and, ultimately, helping people to fulfill their hopes and realize their ambitions.

You will be responsible for:

The key accountabilities of the US ORR Data Resilience Senior Manager role include:

  • Risk Management Expert: Experienced risk management specialist in information technology for data security and/or data quality, data simplification, data analytics, commercialization of data.
  • Risk Taxonomy: Leads the design, socialization, and implementation of the data-related elements of HSBC’s Information Technology risk and control taxonomy. Ensure robust oversight and credible challenge with clear expectations set with IT and business data Control Owners. Works closely with the Business (including USA Chief Data Officer their respective teams) to agree required outcomes and remediation priorities.
  • Influencer: Build and maintain relationships with key business and operational stakeholders, serving as a credible challenger regarding HSBC's Information Technology and Data Risk treatment.
  • Subject matter expertise in one or more resilience technology risk categories (i.e. data security), including understanding of industry best practices, frameworks, and regulatory guidelines
  • Fluid understanding of risk management principles, including experience with policy development, control definition, and application of controls in a business content
  • 6-10 years’ experience in related technology role(s)
  • Bachelor’s degree and/or professional certificate in related discipline


As an HSBC employee, you will have access to tailored professional development opportunities to ensure you have the right skills for today and tomorrow. We offer a competitive pay and benefits package including a robust Wellness Hub, all in a welcoming, diverse and inclusive work environment.  You will be empowered to drive HSBC’s engagement with the communities we serve through an industry-leading volunteerism policy, a generous matching gift program, and a comprehensive program of immersive Sustainability and Climate Change Initiatives. You’ll want to join our Employee Resource Groups as they play a central part in life at HSBC, including the development of our employees and networking inside and outside of HSBC.  We value difference. We succeed together. We take responsibility. We get it done. And we want you to help us build the bank of the future!


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.