IT Compliance officer (f/m/d)

Clearstream Banking S.A. • Luxembourg

Learn. Develop. Grow. But always: Share value

Join our international team that drives positive change, united by a spirit of openness and curiosity. We empower you to have an impact and to grow – personally and professionally. With us, you work at the heart of financial systems and evolve the way markets operate. We’re excited about the future because we are the ones shaping it. Let´s do this together by sharing value!

Who we are

Who we are

Tracing its origins to 1585, Deutsche Börse Group has become one of the world’s leading exchange organisations and an innovative market infrastructure provider. In this role, we provide investors, financial institutions and companies access to global capital markets. What’s your part in all this? With your commitment you contribute to the success of our unique business model: offering a wide range of products, services and technologies for security, transparency and integrity on the markets. By creating trust in the markets of today and tomorrow we foster growth and contribute to the prosperity of future generations.


Your career at Deutsche Börse Group

Your area of work:

The Compliance Function works closely with the individual business units and group control functions to ensure compliance with national and international laws and regulations applicable to the various units of the Deutsche Börse Group and its business activities. The compliance function has a proactive role in the identification of possible compliance or reputational risks, including those that may arise in connection with new activities and products. Clearstream Compliance works in partnership with Group Compliance which is responsible in defining group-wide compliance policies, supports their uniform application within the group entities, and provides centralised services to prevent money laundering and terrorist financing, international financial sanctions, anti-corruption, data protection, and the prevention of conflicts of interest and related securities law requirements.


Compliance established a control function in the context of IT compliance, with a special emphasis on the relevant banking regulatory requirements (CSSF, MAS, MaRisk/BAIT) as well as relevant requirements from European Institutions (EBA, EU-CSDR) in the area of Information Technology. The position is responsible for IT compliance regarding Clearstream Banking S.A. and will be in Luxembourg.

Your responsibilities:


  • Support the monitoring of regulatory obligations and requirements, and emerging market practices in IT governance / IT compliance

  • Advise IT/Product units on compliance-relevant issues, ensuring the proper implementation of IT-relevant standards and regulations (including CSSF Circulars/MAS notices) as well as relevant local or European requirements.

  • Develop and apply compliance policies relevant to IT business units and control their implementation.

  • Support the establishment of a group-wide control framework in terms of control requirements and control activities in the sense of a "2nd Line of Defense" and coordinate their local application

  • Conceptually develop and prepare relevant risk analyses

  • Carry out independent controls on the appropriateness and effectiveness of the technical and organizational set-up of IT

  • Prepare reports to board / management and other relevant bodies

  • Conduct and support Compliance Assessments on relevant/material IT initiatives, including the Cloud infrastructure

  • Provide support on the communication with regulators, associations, and IT compliance officers from other institutions

  • Interface and contact person for the currently established projects for the sustainable termination of findings in relation to IT compliance

  • Inform and train employees regarding IT compliance issues



Your profile:


  • University degree in computer science or business informatics, economics, finance, law or comparable qualification with a focus on IT

  • Knowledge of the legal and regulatory requirements relevant to Clearstream Banking S.A. would be an asset

  • Experience working as an internal or external auditor with the focus on IT reviews and controls

  • Alternatively, several years’ experience in the IT area of a financial services company, ideally functionally entrusted with the control of IT processes and IT organization

  • In-depth knowledge of IT standards applicable to IT management (e.g., COBIT or similar reference models)

  • Attention to details and organizational skills

  • Ability to communicate and negotiate, including the ability to understand complex issues in a way that makes it comprehensible to third parties

  • High level of initiative, dedication, and motivation

  • Proficent in MS Office 

  • Very good spoken and written English (French and/or German is a plus)



Why Deutsche Börse Group?

We are committed to providing a work environment which makes our employees both feel at each other and reach their full potential. Our standards go far beyond simply matching candidate with the suitable position.

Exciting, cutting-edge projects

“Boredom” is a concept unknown to us. With us you are part of a growing company that is shaping the future and where you can make a difference and actively participate – by supporting companies and start-ups going public, developing trading technologies or designing the cloud infrastructure for a highly regulated environment.

International environment

Our market infrastructures are connected globally: whether in Singapore, London, Chicago, Luxembourg or Dubai – working with us means collaborating with like-minded colleagues and teams across over 60 locations from more than 100 nations.

Security and growth

Our company is experiencing healthy growth, not least due to our diversified business model. As a globally active exchange organiser, we provide market participants with consistently safe infrastructures that stimulate growth along the entire value chain. For you this means: a secure and promising workplace!

Complementary health insurance

Your well-being and that of your family is important to us! We offer an optional supplementary healthcare scheme that complements your health insurance with the possibility to enrole family members, as well.

Diversity & Inclusion

We embrace diversity. As the cornerstone of our success, your contribution counts – irrespective of gender, nationality, ethnic or social background, religion or worldview, disability, age, sexual preference and identity.

Our values

We at Deutsche Börse create trust in the markets of today and tomorrow. We want to achieve this common goal with performance, reliability, integrity, openness and responsibility. Mutual respect and appreciation are of particular importance. Our values shape our culture and behaviour – both within our organisation and externally.

Team spirit

Our employees work in great teams that drive positive change – and therefore they enjoy working with us. This is reflected in our annual employee surveys. No matter how great the challenges posed by the markets might be – we support each other, work together closely to successfully complete projects and face change with a positive, collaborative approach.

Work-life balance

We offer a work environment, in which professional and private life can interact individually. Flexible working time models, allowance for childcare, working remotely, studying alongside your job or part-time models – we give you the opportunity to adapt your job to your life situation.

Careers with a future

Whether you are an apprentice, a trainee, a young or experienced professional – with us your career is off to a good start that holds many different paths to develop and reach the next level. Your professional future is in your hands – as a manager, expert or project manager. You can count on our support as well as further education and training measures.

Interest subsidy

Benefit from tax optimisation: we offer you an interest subsidy on mortgage loans to optimise the tax on your premiums.

Our hybrid work model

Our hybrid working model: personal exchange and the collaborative atmosphere at our offices are an important part of our corporate culture. At the same time, we offer our employees the flexibility to work remotely several days per week in line with business needs and local regulation.

Sports allowance​

We support you in staying fit! We subsidise 6-month or annual memberships for the fitness or sports club of your choice.

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