IT Risk Analyst

Job Description

We are looking for an IT Risk Analyst to join our client’s Jinius team, based out of the Sporting Club Latsia in Nicosia. They have a vibrant and inclusive culture of a start-up, backed by Cyprus’ most trusted financial institution. We are in the process of building a team of talented people to help them reach their vision and we’d like you to join that team!


You will develop the IT risk management strategy and management-related activities, including performing assessments, managing identified risks, and providing advice and support to internal teams. Working closely with product, delivery, architecture, and data teams you will have a key role in ensuring the quality, reliability, and performance of Jinius. You will be part of a team that has full autonomy to deliver impactful projects.

Key responsibilities

  • Monitors, tracks, and reports mitigation and resolution of IT risks
  • Serves as liaison and point of contact for new issues and vetting
  • Performs process-level walkthroughs, control testing, etc. for the identification and assessment of IT risks and controls
  • Effectively communicate key risks, findings, and recommendations for improvement with key stakeholders
  • Responsible for conducting deep dives on IT security-related processes and systems
  • Verifies that IT risks are appropriately mitigated and leads multiple stakeholders in agreement on appropriate solutions/controls
  • Provides expertise for resolution and risk mitigation
  • Works closely with product, delivery, and architecture teams
  • Executes any other activities assigned to them, that fall within and are relevant to their area of responsibility
  • Technical skills are important but we’re treading start-up territory which means unknowns are a part of life, so a team player with a positive attitude looking for a challenge is the perfect fit! We adhere to best practices and the latest, proven technologies. We’re always making continuous changes to improve, and your ideas will be welcome.


  • 1-3 years of experience in IT risk (or information security) related projects
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related field
  • Experience with security (e.g., ISO27001, SOC2) and risk management methodologies
  • Related professional certifications (e.g., CISA, CISP) are preferred
  • Continually be open to learning, sharing knowledge, and taking on new challenges
  • Fluent in English


  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible work from home policy
  • Friday half days
  • Bi-weekly sprint reviews with drinks and snacks
  • Monthly knowledge-sharing sessions
  • Latest technologies and learning opportunities