Signifyd is seeking a Director of Information Security and Compliance to develop, lead and manage security initiatives. Reporting directly to the SVP of Engineering, this critical leadership role will evolve Signifyd’s capabilities and manage a talented technical team with a forward-thinking and proactive approach to information security. Partnering closely with IT, DevOps, Legal and other company executives, you will continue development of a system security infrastructure that is built on high-quality standards, adheres to guidelines and controls that are regularly tested and reported, and meets compliance standards.



  • Work cross-functionally with leaders of technology and business teams to evolve our robust security program
  • Identify and champion security projects to address identified risks and meet business security requirements
  • Provide sales materials and representation for customer-facing RFP responses, relating to security and compliance questions
  • Manage all 3rd party vendor relationships related to security efforts
  • Manage all compliance schedules and ensure audits are completed successfully
  • Manage a team of security engineers to provide guidance on cloud security architecture to ensure security-by-design
  • Lead investment in threat detection and response systems used as a part of the overall security operations
  • Lead technical security incident response efforts from identification to post-mortem
  • Evolve threat and vulnerability management activities, identification of risk tolerances, recommended treatment plans, and communication on residual risk
  • Attract and retain talent, and provide leadership, mentoring, and coaching, including technical and career development guidance for team members
  • Own key internal processes for
    • Security Event Management
    • Vulnerability Threat Management (VTM)
    • Investigations, Incident Response & Forensics
    • Malicious Program Detection & Prevention
    • Security Intelligence
    • Security Assessments & Penetration Testing


  • 7-10+ years of work experience in leading security teams with a deep understanding of incident response processes, cloud security, and vulnerability management
  • Direct experience managing two or more compliance certifications for an organization
  • Extensive experience working with legal teams, particularly privacy counsel
  • Direct experience in high-pressure situations managing and responding to complex technical security incidents
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate complex subjects from a strategic and tactical perspective to project stakeholders of varying technical levels
  • Comprehensive understanding of and experience navigating GDPR and CCPA requirements in a global company
  • Experience influencing key stakeholders to further our team security goals by design, detailed visibility, telemetry, and a proactive approach to addressing risk
  • Excellent people and project management skills
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Information Systems, Information Technology, or related field (preferred)


(Colorado only*) Minimum salary of $200,000 + bonus + equity + benefits. 
*Note: Disclosure as required by sb19-085 (8-5-20) of the minimum salary compensation for this role when being hired into our offices in Colorado.

Benefits in our US offices:

  • 4-day workweek
  • Discretionary Time Off Policy (Unlimited!)
  • BetterHelp Online Therapy Membership
  • Dedicated learning budget through Learnerbly
  • 401K Match
  • Stock Options
  • Annual Performance Bonus or Commissions
  • Paid Parental Leave (12 weeks)
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Company Social Events
  • Signifyd Swag


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