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Director of Information Security
Posted on 6/3/2022
Seattle, WA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • 7+ years of experience with application security and information security programs
  • 4+ years of experience leading, developing, and managing an information security team
  • Experience with information security in a cloud-based company
  • Experience generating metrics to measure and track goals
  • Demonstrated presentation and communication skills to C-levels
  • Strong information security risk-based prioritization
  • Proficient in application security, infrastructure security, business risk analysis and making sophisticated business/risk trade-off recommendations and decisions
  • Hands-on knowledge in developing security design review, threat modeling, risk analysis, and secure software testing
  • Excellent leadership, teamwork and collaboration skills while being results-oriented, high energy, self-motivated with top-notch attention to detail
  • Strong written communication skills, with a focus on translating technically complex issues into simple, easy to understand concepts
  • BA/BS in computer science, information security, cyber security or related field, or equivalent work experience
  • Champion information security to all levels of the business
  • Understand and implement controls as they relate to security and privacy regulations, specifically SOX, PCI and GDPR
  • Lead the creation, maintenance, implementation and enforcement of Information Security policies and procedures
  • Continue to build, lead and develop the information security team
  • Stay up to date on security, trends and potential impacts to the business
  • Challenge and understand potential security exceptions and partner with teams to develop controls and technical solutions to them
  • Represent the organization with respect to inquiries from customers, partners, law enforcement agencies and the general public regarding Rover's security strategy
  • Provide senior leadership and the board of directors with accurate assessments of our security posture and progress on the NIST framework on an ongoing basis
Desired Qualifications
  • CISM (Certified Information Security Manager)
  • CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional)
  • CompTIA Security+, CEH, CISA, CGEIT, or CRISC certifications
  • Experience working with GDPR and/or CCPA

201-500 employees

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