VP – Security
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

51-200 employees

Debit card and app for family financial education.
Company Overview
Greenlight offers a unique platform that empowers families to manage and educate about finances, providing tools for earning, saving, wise spending, and investing. The company's culture is diverse and inclusive, with team members from various backgrounds and interests, fostering a dynamic work environment. With backing from major financial institutions and recognition from CB Insights' Fintech 250, Greenlight demonstrates industry leadership and a competitive edge in the financial technology sector.
Consumer Software

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding





Atlanta, Georgia

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Experience Level
Desired Skills
IT & Security
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field (Master's degree preferred)
  • 10+ years of relevant experience in Information Security
  • Proven experience in the fintech industry is highly desirable
  • Industry certifications such as CISSP, CISM, or CISA are a plus
  • Strong knowledge of security frameworks and standards (e.g., NIST, ISO 27001)
  • Demonstrated ability to stay current with evolving security threats and best practices and translate them into engineering solutions
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate across engineering teams and communicate security concepts effectively
  • Proven managerial track record. You have experience hiring, developing and managing high performing teams
  • Provide strong technical leadership to the security engineering team, setting the vision, strategy, and direction for security initiatives
  • Design and oversee the development of secure systems, applications, and infrastructure, incorporating security by design principles
  • Establish and enforce security policies and procedures, ensuring they are consistently followed throughout the engineering organization
  • Lead vulnerability assessments and penetration testing efforts, and ensure timely resolution of identified security issues through collaboration with engineering teams and PDLC
  • Evaluate, select, and implement security tools and technologies to enhance the organization's security posture, with a focus on automation and engineering integration
  • Develop and manage an incident response plan, and lead investigations and responses to security incidents or breaches, collaborating closely with engineering teams
  • Ensure the organization complies with relevant security regulations and standards, including key security audits such as SOC 2, SOX, and others applicable to the fintech industry, by embedding compliance into engineering processes
  • Establish key performance indicators (KPIs) and regularly report on security metrics and the overall state of security to executive leadership, highlighting engineering contributions
  • Promote a culture of security awareness throughout the engineering organization, providing guidance and training on secure coding practices
  • Evaluate and manage the security posture of third-party vendors and partners, ensuring they meet the standards required by key security audits
  • Develop and manage the security engineering budget, allocating resources effectively to meet security objectives