Posted over 1 year agoTaxJar is the leading technology solution for busy eCommerce sellers to manage sales tax and is trusted by more than 15,000 businesses. Our mission is to make eCommerce easier for everyone.Our core values:We do the right thing for our customers.We're a team, built on trust.We're proud to be remote.We're in control of our own destiny.TaxJar’s remote-only team of 60 people is growing quickly. We have an immediate opening for a Director of Information Security who wants to help us make ecommerce easier for everyone. We are looking for someone who can lead the enhancement of our global organizational security, including oversight of all data/information security policies and programs, security architecture development, and risk management.*This is a full-time remote position, available to folks located in the US.As TaxJar's Director of Information Security you will:Be our Data Protection Officer as stated in GDPR regulations.Own both internal and external security auditsBe a champion of securing our customer's informationMonitor and enforce data access and retention policiesLay out and enforce work station security best practicesWork with our partners to ensure data security standards are adhered toAid in creating a vision for information security aligned with our business strategyOversee SOC2 and GDPR risk assessmentsCreate and implement a comprehensive information security program to ensure appropriate levels of confidentiality, integrity, availability, safety, and privacyDefine metrics to monitor information security, ensuring compliance and governance is met across the organizationInterface with senior leadership and management across TaxJar to determine acceptable levels of risk for the organization and drive security into business processes throughout the organizationMaintain expertise by staying abreast of changing data protection laws as applicable to information securityContinue to keep TaxJar as a leader of information security and regulation complianceRequirements6-8 years experience working with information security and regulation compliance2-5 years experience in a leadership positionExpert knowledge of GDPR, SOC2, and other data regulation policiesExtensive experience implementing, documenting, and auditing security practicesSuperior attention to detail, with strong process and documentation skillsSelf-directed, self-motivated and a fast learnerAgile, humble, trustworthy, and a team playerRapid learner who thrives in a fast-paced and demanding environmentExcel at communicating with the team remotely (Basecamp, chat, zoom, email, etc)You’ll be a great fit on our team if youCertification as a Privacy Professional (CIPP) is preferredOnly want to work remotelyAre a PRO at communicating and collaborationHighly value working with people you like and respectAre accountableAre confident in your skills and a solid team player (We’re peers here, no egos please) but also comfortable working asynchronouslyHungry to play an impactful role and not afraid to failWe’re a happy team and we all really love what we do. We've created a space where high-achievers can succeed, but are also safe to fail. We're profitable and focused on growing TaxJar sustainably. We're always learning how to make TaxJar the best place to work for all of us, and not just another tech startup. We’re always looking for an amazing new teammates to come share in the excitement of solving real-world problems with technology.BenefitsExcellent health, vision and dental benefitsFlexible vacation policy (we’ll actually pay you $500 a year to take time off!)$1,000 in professional development creditHome office stipendEquity in a profitable company2x year all-company in person retreats (fully paid for by us of course)Brand new Macbook computerMandatory Birthday holiday!12 week paid maternity/ 6 week paid paternity leaveMonthly perks reimbursement for things like Netflix, Amazon Prime, your gym membership, home internet and more.We offer all of our employees amazing benefits. Visit www.TaxJar.com/jobs for a full list of our benefits and to learn more about how we work and what we stand for.If you're not the perfect fit for this position, but you know someone who is, we'll pay you $1,000 if you refer us to the person we hire.