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Full-Time

Director – Security Risk and Resilience

Updated on 7/2/2024

Robinhood

Robinhood

1,001-5,000 employees

Commission-free trading for stocks, crypto

Fintech

Expert

Washington, DC, USA + 2 more

Category
Cybersecurity
IT & Security
Required Skills
Communications
Management
JIRA
Requirements
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in a senior security role with a strong focus on risk management, policy development, and enterprise resilience.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience directly engaging with financial regulatory organizations
  • Demonstrated leadership experience with the ability to lead and inspire a team.
  • Consistent track record in developing and implementing comprehensive security risk management and governance programs.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, capable of working with executive-level stakeholders and board members.
  • Deep understanding of global security regulations, compliance frameworks, and industry standards.
  • Professional certifications such as CISSP, CISM, CRISC, or similar.
  • Experience in a highly regulated environment and/or public companies.
  • Experience with off-the-shelf GRC and program management tools (e.g., Jira)
Responsibilities
  • Establish and maintain a comprehensive risk management framework, leading risk assessment activities and mitigation strategy development.
  • Handle high-stakes risk mitigation efforts, ensuring alignment with business objectives.
  • Elevate critical risks to the board and senior management, preparing detailed reports and strategic recommendations.
  • Lead the development and continuous improvement of business continuity and disaster recovery plans.
  • Create an environment of shared knowledge and mutual support within the team.
  • Develop high-impact security presentations for the board and serve as the primary liaison for security matters with internal and external partners.

Robinhood is at the forefront of democratizing financial services, providing accessible, commission-free trading through a user-friendly app. This company leads in integrating traditional financial instruments with burgeoning digital markets, including cryptocurrencies and NFTs. The supportive work environment fosters innovation and a customer-focused approach, making it an exceptional place for employees who are passionate about making a positive impact in finance and technology.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$7.4B

Headquarters

West Menlo Park, California

Founded

2013

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

2%

2 year growth

-18%

Benefits

Well-being - Premium medical, dental, and vision insurance

Family & home life - Parental leave, personal prosperity benefits

Comfort & care - Flexible work from home / office balance, health & wellness stipend

Office life - Catered meals and fully stocked kitchen, commuter benefits

Growth - Education and training, community events, career mentorships