Job Description

Are you a certified information security professional looking for an exciting new challenge?

Do you have a passion for both the strategy and execution of infosec programs?

Are you ready to help shape the future of data privacy and security at one of America’s fastest-growing SaaS companies?


At Paradox, we believe when you get the people thing right you can build teams that can change the world. We’re a high performance culture with laser focus on building world class products and a team that our clients love. Our flagship product, Olivia, is the AI assistant helping companies around the world reimagine the way they hire: conversations instead of job applications, automated interview scheduling, and so much more.


Recently named one of Forbes’ Top 500 Startup Employers, we’re looking for top performers who have a track record of success and want to build a company together as we continue our triple-digit growth.


We’re looking for an experienced information security professional to lead, implement, and oversee data security & privacy programs at Paradox. This is an exciting opportunity to scale and optimize information security measures at one of the fastest growing companies in the US (ranked #225 on this year’s Inc 5000) and guide data privacy strategy for a global enterprise software company.

Sound like your perfect fit? We want to hear from you!


As VP of Data Security & Privacy, you will:

  • Lead the information security program at Paradox, ensuring compliance with ISO 27001 and SOC 2 standards through ongoing management of all infosec policies and practices
  • Manage global data privacy and governance across the organization, ensuring all business processes and policies are consistent with industry standards, privacy laws and regulations, including GDPR and CCPA
  • Oversee all aspects of Information Security Risk Management in accordance with NIST RMF and CMMI frameworks
  • Deliver excellent customer service to employees as our in-house expert on infosec and data privacy, including assistance with client-facing requests and inquiries (i.e. RFP responses and security questionnaires) and ongoing training and awareness initiatives
  • Work collaboratively across internal teams and with external stakeholders on all matters related to infosec and data privacy at Paradox


Experience & Skills Required

  • 7+ years of experience managing information security programs in compliance with SOC 2 and ISO 27001 regulatory requirements and NIST frameworks
  • At least one of the following certifications: CISA, CISM, CRISC, CMMI, and/or CISSP
  • Experience across a broad range of infosec and risk management areas, including: security audits, IT process and controls assessments, vulnerability management, penetration testing, endpoint security, identity access management, data loss protection, etc.
  • Experience managing data privacy policies/protocols in compliance with GDPR, Privacy Shield, CCPA, and other consumer data and communication compliance standards
  • Deep knowledge of information security technologies and SIEM software, including AWS Security Hub, Sophos Central, JumpCloud, Tenable/Nessus, SimpleRisk, and KnowBe4
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Security or related field
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communications skills
  • Excellent leadership and project management skills, with the ability to drive security training plans and initiatives across multiple departments


Why you should work at Paradox:

  • Work side by side with passionate, purposeful people - Talent is our DNA and we pride ourselves on having the best!
  • Ability to make a big impact on a growing organization and drive your own growth
  • The opportunity to build the next big thing in recruiting technology
  • Internal and external professional development, coaching, and continuous education opportunities