Full-Time

Director of Information Security

Posted on 5/29/2024

CarGurus

CarGurus

1,001-5,000 employees

Online marketplace for buying and selling cars

Consumer Goods
Data & Analytics

Senior

Cambridge, MA, USA

Required Skills
Microsoft Azure
AWS
Google Cloud Platform
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Security or Computer Science
  • Prior experience at a Director level
  • Industry certifications such as GIAC, CISM, CISA, CRISC
  • Deep understanding of cybersecurity and privacy principles
  • Experience with system audits and IT reporting for SOX and SOC compliance
  • Experience with cloud security (GCP, AWS, Azure)
  • Knowledge of RBAC models, SSO solutions, identity stores, directory services
  • Proven track record of authoring and maintaining security policies
Responsibilities
  • Manage, lead, mentor, and develop a high-performing security team
  • Build collaborative relationships with peers and key partners
  • Maintain oversight of technical regulatory and compliance requirements
  • Embed security culture in all employees
  • Manage vendor relationships
  • Set forth long-term Information Security strategic plans
  • Supervise security controls and the evolution of information security maturity
  • Report on security metrics, risks, and mitigation strategies

CarGurus operates a specialized online marketplace for automobiles, enhancing the buying and selling experience with advanced data analytics and personalized financing options. The company's emphasis on deploying sophisticated marketplace tools and algorithms makes it a pioneer in streamlining automotive transactions. Employees at CarGurus enjoy a culture centered on technological proficiency and industry leadership, offering a dynamic and forward-thinking work environment.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$1.8M

Headquarters

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Founded

2006

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

6%

2 year growth

18%