Security Risk & Compliance Specialist

Chandigarh, India

Job Summary:

We are looking for a qualified Security Risk & Compliance Specialist to join our growing technical team and help us achieve our goals. As our Security Risk and Compliance Specialist, you will work across organizational teams to establish and support security and compliance initiatives. Your role will be instrumental in coordinating our compliance programs to meet the demands of the changing global security landscape. In addition, your role will be responsible for performing security assessments, responding to customer requests for security and risk compliance assessments, and validating compliance with internal security policies, standards, and external regulations. This hands-on role has the unique opportunity to interact with all parts of the company and is an integral part of the success of Vartopia.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Partner with Sales and Operations teams to respond to customer security inquiries and support sales enablement.
  • Act as the liaison between Sales and the technical teams, pulling together responses to customers unique questionnaires associated with how data is handled, security and risk management, etc.
  • Support company-wide compliance initiatives (e.g. SOC2, GDPR, etc.)
  • Assist with external and internal audit initiatives, including security risk assessments.
  • Assess the adequacy of security and business continuity/disaster recovery controls and recommend mitigating controls.
  • Conduct compliance reviews against information technology policy and procedures, tracking of remediation items, security risk reporting and tracking, and Information Technology audit preparation and response.
  • Continuously review the security and business continuity controls of Vartopia’s solutions for compliance with Policy and Procedures, validating for ongoing compliance.
  • Identify and communicate recommended security and business continuity controls and control deficiencies to business units.
  • Review vendor contracts for compliance with Vartopia’s security, business continuity and disaster recovery requirements and recommend appropriate language as necessary.
  • Promote security education company-wide.

Job Requirements and Skills:

  • Must have the ability to convey technology and security concepts to management and ideally has technical knowledge and/or experience in security with a proficiency in a risk management framework with the ability to assess administrative and technical controls.
  • Must be able to develop risk management strategies that align with business goals and protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of information systems and our data.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to understand business requirements.
  • Strong organizational skills, ability to multi-task, strong attention to details, excellent problem solving, and follow-up skills required.
  • Ability to work independently; make decisions and multi-task effectively in a diverse, project-oriented environment.
  • Understanding of the Technology Channel.
  • A team player with high level of dedication.
  • Ability to work under deadlines.
  • Demonstrate a customer focused approach

Work Experience Required:

  • 2+ years