About PhonePe Group: 

PhonePe is India’s leading digital payments company with 50 crore (500 Million) registered users and 3.7 crore (37 Million) merchants covering over 99% of the postal codes across India. On the back of its leadership in digital payments, PhonePe has expanded into financial services (Insurance, Mutual Funds, Stock Broking, and Lending) as well as adjacent tech-enabled businesses such as Pincode for hyperlocal shopping and Indus App Store which is India's first localized App Store. The PhonePe Group is a portfolio of businesses aligned with the company's vision to offer every Indian an equal opportunity to accelerate their progress by unlocking the flow of money and access to services.


At PhonePe, we take extra care to make sure you give your best at work, Everyday! And creating the right  environment for you is just one of the things we do. We empower people and trust them to do the right  thing. Here, you own your work from start to finish, right from day one. Being enthusiastic about tech is a  big part of being at PhonePe. If you like building technology that impacts millions, ideating with some of  the best minds in the country and executing on your dreams with purpose and speed, join us!

Job Description

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Provides information security project management and leadership to staff and external resources in support of established goals and objectives, improved efficiencies, and problem resolution
  • Liaise with key stakeholders including business, compliance, SRE, IT, Dev, AppSec, Privacy, IA teams to deliver on security requirements timely and effectively
  • Maintain information security policies, procedures, standards, and guidelines 
  • Engage with compliance, internal and external auditors to acquire and retain InfoSec relevant certifications/ attestations
  • Support audits by timely response, escalation management, gap analysis, mitigation etc.
  • Evaluate and drive implementation of new information security processes, tools, and technologies 
  • Drive information security education and awareness activities 
  • Evaluates new cybersecurity threats and IT trends and develops effective security controls.
  • Evaluates potential security breaches, coordinates response, and recommend corrective actions
  • Measure and increase efficacy of information security initiatives, define and report on information security KPIs.


Skills and Qualifications

  • 7+ years’ experience in information security, with focus on compliance, attestation, and certification
  • Firsthand experience of interacting with India BFSI regulators and auditors
  • Experience in information security/IT compliance systems audit
  • Excellent English language communication skills, both verbal and written, 
  • Works autonomously within established procedures and practices
  • Good command on stakeholder management, judgment, conflict resolution, risk mitigations
  • Experienced at collating and preparing information security and compliance metrics for management consumption
  • Understanding of industry and regulatory governing bodies standards such as PCI-DSS, SOX, ISO 27001:2013 etc. and other relevant Regulatory guidelines, Data Privacy Laws etc.
  • Understanding of regulatory industry requirements in BFSI
  • Security Certifications such as CISSP, CISM, CISA etc.


PhonePe Full Time Employee Benefits (Not applicable for Intern or Contract Roles)

  • Insurance Benefits - Medical Insurance, Critical Illness Insurance, Accidental Insurance, Life Insurance
  • Wellness Program - Employee Assistance Program, Onsite Medical Center, Emergency Support System
  • Parental Support - Maternity Benefit, Paternity Benefit Program, Adoption Assistance Program, Day-care Support Program
  • Mobility Benefits - Relocation benefits, Transfer Support Policy, Travel Policy
  • Retirement Benefits - Employee PF Contribution, Flexible PF Contribution, Gratuity, NPS, Leave Encashment 
  • Other Benefits - Higher Education Assistance, Car Lease, Salary Advance Policy

Working at PhonePe is a rewarding experience! Great people, a work environment that thrives on creativity, the opportunity to take on roles beyond a defined job description are just some of the reasons you should work with us. Read more about PhonePe on our blog.

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