Director of Information Security

Posted on 4/16/2024



501-1,000 employees

Cloud-based home health care software solution

Data & Analytics


Montreal, QC, Canada

Required Skills
  • 10+ years of experience in information security, including at least 3 years at a managerial level
  • Excellent communication skills for both customer and executive levels
  • Deep understanding of the Secure Software Development Life Cycle (S-SDLC), vulnerabilities management, and infrastructure security in mobile, web, and cloud environments
  • Experience in driving security compliance certifications such as SOC or ISO and understanding common frameworks like NIST
  • Skilled in recruiting, developing, and leading people
  • Strong project management skills with a high sense of urgency
  • Experience with Vanta is a plus
  • Experience in fast-growing SaaS start-ups
  • Demonstrable growth mindset
  • Motivated to make a difference in the world by helping vulnerable individuals
  • Lead the development and execution of AlayaCare's information security vision
  • Work in partnership with the Information Technology department to bolster corporate security measures
  • Oversee the security awareness program
  • Take charge of existing compliance with SOC1, SOC2, HIPAA, and future certifications
  • Engage in responding to RFPs, RFIs, and customer questionnaires regarding information security
  • Foster the growth of a pragmatic security team
  • Collaborate with the Developer Experience team to establish and maintain a Secure Software Development Lifecycle (SSDLC)
  • Design and oversee penetration testing programs
  • Manage vulnerabilities within the AlayaCare Cloud Platform
  • Lead initiatives to increase the security of AWS infrastructure
  • Enhance the Business Continuity Plan (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP)
  • Spearhead the development and operation of the Security Operation Center
  • Define and manage the information security budget

AlayaCare offers a comprehensive cloud-based home health care software solution, incorporating clinical documentation, back office functionality, client and family portals, and mobile care worker features, focusing on enabling the delivery of quality care in the home environment through innovative technology.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding



Montréal, Canada



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth