Founded in 1908, CIT (NYSE: CIT) is a financial holding company with approximately $50 billion in assets as of Dec. 31, 2017. Its principal bank subsidiary, CIT Bank, N.A., (Member FDIC, Equal Housing Lender) has approximately $30 billion of deposits and more than $40 billion of assets. CIT provides financing, leasing, and advisory services principally to middle-market companies and small businesses across a wide variety of industries. It also offers products and services to consumers through its Internet bank franchise and a network of retail branches in Southern California, operating as OneWest Bank, a division of CIT Bank, N.A. For more information, visit cit.com.
The Information Risk team sits within CIT’s Risk Management organization and serves as the 2nd line of defense to front line technology, operations, and business units for Information and Cyber Security. The team is responsible for governance, oversight, and providing credible challenge to ensure Cyber and Information Security Risks are properly managed and governed within CIT’s Information and Cybersecurity Program.
As Vice President, your primary responsibility will be designing, managing, and/or performing scenario based assessments to determine the effectiveness of CIT’s program. These activities include coordinating independent penetration tests, leading tabletop exercises, and coordinating cyber war games. Strong Communication skills will be essential as you will need to be able to speak to both technical and non-technical audiences; often translating technical issues to demonstrate risk.
Responsibilities will include: