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Payworks is looking for a
Information Security Officer (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...

As an Information Security Officer at Payworks, you will be joining a team focused on leading the future of payments and delivering a cutting-edge payment gateway technology. You will do that by having an overview of threats and weaknesses in our system and reporting them across the organization and towards our management. As part of our team, you will be responsible for projects and initiatives that increase our information security and help us establish a strong information security governance at Payworks. 

Here are some of the things you will be doing as an Information Security Officer at Payworks 

  • You will manage the ISMS implementation and maintenance according to ISO27001

  • In collaboration with your colleagues from the Compliance team, you will manage our central Risk Register and present regular reports on Information Security to various stakeholders

  • Together with other business units, you will investigate how to securely use new state-of-the-art technology

  • You will help with certifications like PCI DSS and vendor audits

  • You will be Payworks’ advocate for Information Security, giving trainings and workshops to ensure that all employees understand its significance and their responsibilities

What we offer...

  • A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to join a disruptive  start-up with the mission to  bring  a technically outdated industry to this century’s digital standards 

  • 80+ super-skilled colleagues in an organization that is ever learning, able to quickly act on things that need to change and get things done!

  • An annual  personal development budget and an internal coach to support you in reaching your potential

  • An open  culture that welcomes agile methods (Scrum, TDD, continuous deployment, retrospectives, etc.)

  • The dynamics and fun of working in a quickly growing start-up, combined with a stable financial outlook backed by a multi-million Euro venture capital investment

  • Relocation support and allowance; free German classes

  • Flexible working hours and competitive compensation

What we are looking for...

  • You have more than 3 years of experience in an Information Security role

  • You have experience with Cloud Infrastructure and in-depth knowledge of ISO27001, preferably within the Software Development Industry

  • You’ve worked with standards and frameworks such as  ITIL, BSI, and COBIT 

  • You interact confidently in an international and intercultural environment and are experienced in conveying Information Security requirements to stakeholders from different backgrounds

  • You have experience in designing and delivering workshops and trainings on Information Security

  • You are fluent in English, German is a plus 

About us

Payworks develops and operates Pulse, 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 Pulse technology to power card acceptance for modern Point of Sale solutions.