Director Cyber Security

$190,000 | New York | Permanent

Posted +1 month ago


E-Commerce Tech Player Looking For First Cyber Security Hire - $180,000 + Equity

Changing the landscape of their product, through an innovative subscription model, is what sets this brand apart in NYC.

Now with a thriving subscriber base in the millions, they are looking for their first hire in Information Secutity & Cyber Defence.

This role will need someone who has a history of being hands-on in code & wants to drag an org doing awesome things to the forefront of the Cyber Security industry.

What You Will Be Doing:
Be first on the ground building out a Cyber Security function for an exciting tech start-up
Build a best practice guide for architecture and design of security system
Leverage a 30/60/90 for all major stakeholders to follow
Act as first response for threat prevention
Make sure all new launchs adhere to best practice
Link the overall company IT policy to the new roadmap
Translate old architecture to new security tools needed
Train internal staff + hire new staff within Cyber & instant response
Hands on leader who can actually implement needed change

Who We Are Looking For:

Educated to degree level within relatable field. Postgraduare a big plus!
Hands on leader who can code and is not afraid to demonstrate their skillset from the front
Over 5 years in a Cyber Security environment, mainly focused within architecture design and implementation
Can come from Firewall, IAM or Instant Response Background
Familar with New Emerging Tech within the space
Build regulatory best practice from experience
Lots of experience within Remote & Third Party Access
Network Security Experience
AWS Commercial Experience
Heroku, Data Dog, New Relic, Cloudflare OR Shopify Experience a big plus!!!
Stack is built on Ruby
AWS Redshift experience a big plus!

Salary Information:

$180,000 + Exceptional Equity + Unlimited PTO + Plenty of Work From Home

For more information, please reach out to James Pottow @ (347) 208 4271

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.