Technology Risk Management Analyst

  • Foster City, CA, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Common Purpose, Uncommon Opportunity. Everyone at Visa works with one goal in mind - making sure that Visa is the best way to pay and be paid, for everyone everywhere . This is our global vision and the common purpose that unites the entire Visa team. As a global payments technology company, tech is at the heart of what we do: Our VisaNet network processes over 13,000 transactions per second for people and businesses around the world, enabling them to use digital currency instead of cash and checks. We are also global advocates for financial inclusion, working with partners around the world to help those who lack access to financial services join the global economy. Visa's sponsorships, including the Olympics and FIFA™ World Cup, celebrate teamwork, diversity, and excellence throughout the world. If you havea passion to make a difference in the lives of people around the world, Visa offers an uncommon opportunity to build a strong, thriving career. Visa is fueled by our team of talented employees who continuously raise the bar on delivering the convenience and security of digital currency to people all over the world. Join our team and find out how Visa is everywhere you want to be. 

Job Description

Visa is seeking an experienced technology risk management analyst that will work with our internal teams to assess and manage key technology risks.  Specifically, the candidate will be responsible for the evaluation of data security and availability risks, and will execute against other technology risk programs such as control effectiveness monitoring, and issue and event management.  The candidate will collaborate with key technology partners across the organization, and distill information into management and executive-level reporting.  The candidate must be have an understanding of technology risks and controls, and effectively collaborate with multiple stakeholders. The position reports to the VP of Technology Risk (within our Enterprise Risk Management organization).


  • Evaluate key technology risks, ensure they are evaluated, assessed, mitigated, monitored and reported

  • Assist with executive-level reporting through our corporate risk profile

  • Execute technology risk and control effectiveness validation and monitoring

  • Assist in the development and expansion of technology risk metrics, embed them into our business

  • Identify and implement additional controls where risks are not adequately mitigated

  • Support technology risk governance processes


At Visa, everyone is a leader. We have a core set of principles that we share amongst our employees. These Leadership Principles apply to everyone at Visa, regardless of role, title, level, function or location.  The successful candidate will possess the ability to lead by example, communicate openly, enable and inspire, excel with partners, act decisively, and collaborate.  


  • 2+ years of experience with technology controls

  • Knowledge of Cybersecurity (e.g. access management, data security, etc.), availability (e.g. incident and change management, capacity management), and business continuity risks and controls

  • Ability to prioritize deliverables and projects to meet timelines efficiently, to adapt to changes in priorities quickly

  • Analytical and problem solving skills

  • Ability to effectively communicate formally and informally

  • Ability to facilitate group discussions and debate across geographic, functional lines and levels

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Experience in regulated industries a plus, but not required

  • Experience in payments a plus, but not required

Additional Information

Visa will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of Article 49 of the San Francisco Police Code.  

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.


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