Director of Security

Vimeo   •  

New York, NY

Industry: Media


5 - 7 years

Posted 161 days ago

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Vimeo supports over 80M registered video creators, 1 billion monthly video views, and hundreds of millions of monthly active users. We are hiring our first Director of Security to build and evangelize a comprehensive security practice across all parts of Vimeo. The role will grow and lead teams across application security, infrastructuresecurity, compliance, and security engineering. The Director of Security will interact with Vimeo’s Executive team, and will represent security practices and concerns to internal teams, vendors, clients, and our parent company, IAC.

What you'll do:

  • Assess the current state of Vimeo’s security practices, highlighting areas for immediate and long-term changes
  • Develop Vimeo’s security roadmap throughout our security engineering practice
  • Hire the best security team in the industry, growing the team substantially in 2019
  • Build a strong security engineering function to effectively identify vulnerabilities before production, investing in automation and machine learning techniques where possible
  • Ensure risk controls are implemented and fully monitored throughout our system lifecycle
  • Evangelize security-first practices across all teams building code, and develop processes to address vulnerabilities in production
  • Build a vendor management security practice
  • Stay abreast of the shifting securitylandscape, and communicate across Executive teams to ensure alignment

Skills and knowledge you should possess:

  • 5+ years of experience in information security, preferably at a SaaS company
  • 3+ years of experience managing medium to large security teams
  • Proven experience hiring security professionals
  • CISSP, CISM, or other similar security certification
  • Knowledge of and passion for emerging security technologies
  • Familiarity with GDPR, experience in a UGC (user generated content) environment a plus