Information Security Director

New York, United States Full-time

Do you believe the role of Information Security requires you to wear “many hats”? Are you forward-thinking, technically savvy, and a problem solver by nature? Does building a foundation of IT structure, practices, and process for a scaling tech company sound exciting? If you answered yes to any of these questions, keep reading.

Celtra is seeking an Information Security Director who can not only analytically assess a situation and react appropriately, but assess broader security plans for existing vulnerabilities. This includes prioritizing security strategies to best cover strategically important data and run testing where anticipated issues might pop up as a means to understand and plan our future infosec needs.

This role will have global responsibility, work closely with our CTO and Product Development team, and build an information security practice that will allow the company to scale with limited security and data issues.

Responsibilities:

  • Computer emergency and security response, analysis, resolution and communications
  • Disaster recovery and business continuity management
  • Information privacy, including Identity and access management
  • Information regulatory compliance (e.g., US PCI DSS, FISMA, GLBA, HIPAA; UK Data Protection Act 1998; Canada PIPEDA, Europe GDPR)
  • Creating and managing security strategies
  • Oversee information security audits, whether performed by the company or third-party personnel
  • Manage technology controls for financial, human resources, and other systems
  • Assess current technology architecture for vulnerabilities, weaknesses and for possible upgrades or improvement
  • Implement and oversee technological upgrades, improvements and major changes to the information security environment
  • Serve as a focal point of contact for the information security team and the customer or organization
  • Communicate information security goals and new programs effectively with other department managers within the organization
  • Manage security team members and all other information security personnel when necessary
  • Support Sales and Customer Success teams in responding to customer RFPs/RFIs and IT Questionnaires
  • Participate in investigation, remediation, and internal and external communication concerning security incidents
  • Assist Legal team with data privacy impact assessments, vendor management, and regulatory matters

Qualifications

  • At least 8 - 12 years of experience required in one or more of the following areas: IS/IT Governance, Audit, Compliance, IS/IT Security and Continuity Management, or System and Network Management
  • At least 6 years of experience required in developing and executing quality control compliance programs within information security areas with experience and solid knowledge of IT-related processes such as system and information security, system development and change management, computer operations, and data protection
  • Demonstrated understanding of IT compliance and audit management principles and risk-based information technology and security governance software for identifying critical risks, adhering with compliance requirements, and objectively prioritizing which concerns require increased attention and allocation of resources
  • Ability to effectively manage projects and complete multiple tasks simultaneously and efficiently while maintaining a sense of urgency and attention to detail
  • Skilled in the development or re-engineering of systems and processes
  • Experience working with and presenting technical issues to senior leadership
  • Experience with security compliance testing
  • Strong global acumen (experienced in working with international teams)
  • Skilled at creative problem solving and breaking problems into achievable parts
  • Bachelor’s in computer science, computer engineering, IS/IT management, or a related field or equivalent experience

About Celtra

Celtra helps brands make smarter creative and media investments through its cloud-based management platform that produces, manages, tests, and optimizes digital advertising. Celtra’s Creative Management Platform (CMP) is able to connect the marketer’s content creation with its media buying side of the marketing stack. This consolidation of services establishes new levels of transparency, control, speed, and agility. Enterprises use Celtra to scale big ideas across markets, channels, and screens--with enhanced creative liberty and insight into performance.


If you have an interest in a company who’s interested in both your wellness and your wallet (medical, dental, vision, parental leave, education, fitness, commuter, 401k... you get the picture), you should apply. Celtra is headquartered in Boston (MA), with offices in New York City, San Francisco, London (UK), Singapore, and Ljubljana (SI). For more information, visit Celtra at http://www.celtra.com or @CeltraMobile on Twitter.