At Cardo AI, we are on a mission to build the best technology empowered by AI algorithms for private market investments. Our talents don’t just make things – we make things possible. We provide infrastructure, speed and precision to institutional investors, banks and credit originators in solving the most challenging and complex credit investment problems.
As the Security and Compliance Manager, you will play a pivotal role in safeguarding our clients’ trust by ensuring the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of our SaaS offering and infrastructure. Your primary responsibility will be to develop, implement, and monitor a robust security strategy and compliance framework aligned with industry best practices and relevant regulations. You will work collaboratively with our Infrastructure, Data Engineering, and MLOps teams to create a culture of security awareness and to maintain a strong security posture across the organization. You will be working closely with the CTO/COO/CGO as a business partner that in cooperation with all the other teams makes our systems secure and compliant.
What will be your goals for your first 30/60/90 days:
✔️Security Strategy and Governance:
- Develop and implement a comprehensive security strategy and governance framework for the entire organization.
- Define and enforce security policies, standards, and guidelines to protect our technology stack and data assets.
- Monitor industry trends and emerging threats to continually enhance security measures.
- Implement and update clear compliance plans towards industry standards (e.g., GDPR, SOC 2, ISO, DORA …) and ensure compliance.
- Conduct regular audits and assessments to identify and address any compliance gaps.
- Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to ensure adherence to compliance requirements.
✔️Pre-Sales and Client Security Contact:
- Work closely with the Pre-sales and account management teams to address all security, compliance, and due diligence requests from existing and prospective customers.
- Establish an incident response framework and SLAs for addressing data and security breaches that affect existing customers.
✔️Employee Security Awareness:
- Develop and conduct security awareness training programs for employees to educate them about security best practices and potential risks.
- Promote a security-conscious culture throughout the organization.
✔️Third-Party Risk Management:
- Establish and manage a third-party risk management program to assess and monitor security risks posed by vendors and partners.
- Ensure that all third-party contracts include appropriate security and compliance requirements.
How will your expertise contribute to everyone’s success:
✅ Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field.
✅ Proven experience in a similar security and compliance role within the fintech or SaaS industry.
✅ Experience with EU-based regulation for data governance, compliance, and security protocols.
✅ In-depth knowledge of cloud security best practices, particularly with AWS services.
✅ Proficiency in Kubernetes security and containerization best practices.
✅ Familiarity with a modern infrastructure tech stack similar to ours.
✅ Certifications such as CISSP, CISM, or related certifications will be advantageous.
✅ Excellent communication and leadership skills to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
Come and be a part of Cardo AI’s revolution! As a rapidly growing fintech scale-up, we’re not afraid to shake things up. While we continue our journey of continuously improving our talent experience, here is what you will already find:
🤸 Flexibility Unleashed: Embrace remote work and enjoy flexible hours that suit your lifestyle.
📚Ignite Your Career: Witness firsthand the power of growth with abundant learning opportunities and a dedicated training budget.
💰Inspiring Rewards: Competitive salary, performance-based bonuses every six months, and jaw-dropping quarterly bonuses for top performers.
🎉Work Hard, Play Harder: Enjoy regular social events and amazing company retreats each year.
📨Bring Brilliance: Be rewarded generously for referring talented friends to our team.
🍫Fuel Your Success: Stay energized with free office fruits, lunch options and irresistible espresso coffee.
🏠Claim Your Stake: Participate in our exclusive stock option plan and share in our success.
Ready to Redefine Work? Join Cardo AI and let boldness and creativity reign. Together, we’ll shape the future of fintech! Apply now.