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Cybersecurity Analyst (m/f/d)

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Job description

Location Munich
Department Development - Compliance
Schedule Full-time
Type of employment Permanent employee

What you will do...

By joining Payworks, part of Visa Inc. since 2019, you’ll become a prominent part of a team providing oversight, coordination. You will be delivering activities that support successful internal audits and external compliance and regulatory activities.

As a Cybersecurity Analyst at Payworks you will ensure the ongoing effectiveness of Information Security controls (automated, manual, and needing development). You will work with a variety of control owners within the Cybersecurity organization, and evaluate control design and standards in a variety of program areas. Your areas of focus will include ongoing internal audits, annual compliance and regulatory activities with QSAs, Global Compliance, and Enterprise Risk.

To be successful in this position you should be able to effectively balance the individual elements of each of these activities while keeping the overall program on track for annual certification. You will also support the sharing/dissemination of this information to external customers and clients, upon request, following Payworks & Visa's requirements and representing Information Security as a strong and effective communicator and liaison.

As part of this, you will...

  • Assist Payworks' Risk Business Partner and Snr. Information Security Analyst in the implementation of Visa's Key Controls to help us align with Visa's cybersecurity requirements
  • Work collaboratively with Payworks technology teams in ensuring Visa's security programs are integrated into the overall development lifecycle and security findings are remediated within required remediation timeframes based on their severity
  • Develop data points for information security risk management reporting (e.g, KRIs, dashboards, and executive reporting content)

What we offer...

  • A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity of bringing a technically outdated industry to this century’s digital standards
  • 100+ super-skilled colleagues in an organization that is ever learning and able to quickly act on things that need to change
  • Free German classes
  • Flexible working hours and competitive compensation – including a budget for your professional development
  • No dress code and senseless “NOs”. You will have the freedom to design your work, as long as your team is happy, and you accomplish your mission

What we are looking for...

  • You should have direct participation and experience across common industry security policy areas, including, but not limited to ISO, NIST, COSO, COBIT, PCI, FFIEC, SOX, SSAE16, and others
  • You possess a strong executive presence, good communication skills and experience in Audit/Compliance/Regulatory discussions and proactive readiness activities with internal partners and external customers/clients.
  • Strong technical acumen (e.g., experience in IT infrastructure, application development, and/or implementation/execution of Cybersecurity controls such as Identity and Access Management, Vulnerability Management, and Secure Software Development Lifecycle)
  • CISSP, CISA Certifications preferred
  • You should have at least 3 years of relevant work experience  paired with a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

About us

Payworks develops and operates Payworks Payment Gateway, a next generation Point of Sale payment gateway technology. Operated in the cloud and provided in a Software as a Service model to payment providers, Payworks’ technology has simplified card acceptance by offering a pre-certified and easily accessible gateway solution which is significantly facilitating innovation in the integrated Point of Sale space.

Payworks is headquartered in Germany with offices in the US, the UK and Poland. Leading acquirers, payment service providers and POS software providers across North America, the UK, Europe and Africa depend on Payworks Payment Gateway technology to power card acceptance for modern Point of Sale solutions.