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We drive the transformation of the financial markets. That’s why we invest in bright minds, in their ideas, knowledge and development. We do that by combining our best sides.


If you would like to find out why stability makes us so agile, why experience makes us so curious and why empathy makes us so impactful, apply now for the position of



 Senior Risk Manager

Zurich | 80-100 % | Reference 3469



Are you passionate about finance and modern technology? Do you have good organizational skills? If yes, this is the right place for you. You coordinate the entire operational risk management process of our Business Units to ensure their success. You also implement the risk framework of SIX and develop it together with our diverse and motivated team.



What You Will Do

  • support our Business Units /Corporate Functions in identifying, assessing and reporting operational risks and controls
  • monitor the risk situation in the related Business Units/Corporate Functions independently and challenge the assessment of the identified risks
  • review and improve risk management measures, concepts, processes and documentation
  • perform independent Project Assessments by challenging and evaluating the risk assessment of defined measures and demand additional measures if necessary
  • define and further develop our operational risks management and control approach and process to extend and strengthen the SIX Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) Tool
  • support the business in definition and realisation of new requirements in the ERM Tool and to discuss this with the ERM Competence Center

What You Bring

  • 5-7 years of experience in Operational Risk Management in the financial industries
  • responsible and communicative personality with a precise way of working and the willingness to learn new things and to develop constantly
  • ability to identify problems and operational risks and to solve them systematically
  • customer-oriented team player to work across teams and with different cultures and experts
  • very good written and spoken English, German is an advantage

If you have any questions, please call Roman Gantenbein at +41 58 399 2527.


For this vacancy we only accept direct applications.


Diversity is important to us. Therefore, we are looking to receiving applications regardless of any personal background. 

What We Offer

Flexible Work Models
We trust our employees and offer a work environment that is well-balanced, productive and fosters success. 

Personal Development
You will benefit from a culture of continuous learning and feedback. Your personal growth is supported through an extensive learning offering.

Agile Working Methods 
Whether through scrum or design thinking,
we solve exciting tasks together in teams.