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Senior Security Risk Analyst

Posted on 6/27/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

API building and collaboration platform

Compensation Overview

$153.3k - $207.4kAnnually

+ Equity Package


San Francisco, CA, USA

IT & Security
Required Skills
  • Minimum of ten years of experience in cybersecurity governance, risk management, and compliance, with a focus on risk assessments/management.
  • Relevant certifications such as CRISC, CISSP, CISM, or CISA is a plus
  • Knowledge and experience with risk management frameworks, including NIST RMF, FAIR, and ISO.
  • Experience with GRC programs, including ISO 27001, HIPAA, and FedRAMP, preferably in a Cloud/SaaS environment.
  • Proficient in technical knowledge related to management information systems, audits, and internal controls.
  • Self-motivated and organized, with a proven ability to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships across departments and cultures.
  • Conduct comprehensive risk assessments to identify information security risks, potential threats, and vulnerabilities resulting from business operations.
  • Develop and implement risk management strategies and frameworks to mitigate identified risks.
  • Continuously monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of risk mitigation measures.
  • Collaborate with IT, legal, compliance, and other departments to ensure cohesive and comprehensive risk management practices.
  • Communicate risk findings, mitigation strategies, and security requirements to stakeholders, including senior management.
  • Develop and present detailed reports on risk assessments, including identified threats, vulnerabilities, and the effectiveness of implemented mitigation measures. Ensure these reports are understandable to technical and non-technical stakeholders, including senior management.
  • Regularly review and update Postman's policy and procedural documentation to reflect current industry best practices and compliance standards, ensuring the Security Assurance team's activities are aligned with organizational goals.
  • Take an active role and work in concert with IT Procurement and Legal in the design, management, and maturation of Third-Party Risk Management and vendor management
  • Contribute to significant compliance projects to integrate and uphold standards such as ISO 27001/27701, HIPAA, NIST, FedRAMP, GDPR, CCPA, and SOC 2, ensuring Postman's alignment with regulatory and contractual obligations.
  • Foster collaboration with business leaders and technical teams to identify, evaluate, and manage security risks and controls, recommending strategies for mitigation and improvement to support Postman's growth and sales enablement.
  • Serve as a mentor and key point of escalation within the team, providing expert guidance, resolving complex issues, and promoting a culture of security awareness and risk management across the organization.
  • Leverage extensive technical knowledge and communication skills to effectively interact with engineers and technologists, providing clear guidance and recommendations on security and compliance best practices.
  • Demonstrate a process-oriented, results-driven approach to compliance engineering, employing effective problem-solving and communication skills to serve as a subject matter expert and trusted advisor within Postman.

Postman offers a widely used API platform for efficient API building and collaboration, serving millions of developers and organizations globally. Its technologies include streamlined API building and collaboration tools, catering to over 30 million developers and 500,000 organizations worldwide.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



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Disability Insurance.

Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Health Savings Account (HSA)

Life Insurance.

Mental Health Care.

Occupational Accident Insurance.