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Director of Information Security - Wistia

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Job Title
Director of Information Security
Job Location
Cambridge, MA
Job Description

Director of Information Security Job Opening

Job Description:

  • Educate employees at all levels with helpful and relevant security and data privacy trainings;
  • Vet vendors, subprocessors and any other third parties who may handle sensitive data;
  • Design clear, practical processes for handling breaches, data loss, and natural disasters;
  • Proactively monitor for and respond to urgent issues and Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVEs) that would otherwise create risks;
  • Design, codify, and implement a company security policy;
  • Understand and address customers’ security concerns;
  • Evaluate whether and when System and Organizational Controls SOC2 compliance is required;
  • Manage devices in a way that provides privacy for employees and corporate security; and
  • Determine types of background checks that are most appropriate, relevant, and helpful;
  • Perform role using skills in Information Risk Management; Information Security Governance; Security Design and Strategy; Security Training and Awareness; Merger and Acquisition (M&A) Security; Incident Response; Compliance Oversight, Policy Development & Enforcement; Cloud Security (AWS & GCP); Vulnerability Management; Security Incident & Event Management (SIEM); Identity & Access Management (IAM); Endpoint Security (EDR/IDS/IPS/NGAV); Network and Security, including TCP/IP, LAN, VLAN, VPN, IDS/IPS, Nextgen Firewalls, Metasploit, Burp Suite, Nmap, Alertlogic, Proofpoint TAP; Compliance Frameworks, including SOC Type 1,2 and 3, TISAX, PCI, GDPR, CCPA, GLBA, HITRUST-9.4,9.3,9.2); nforma@on Security Framework, including ISO, NIST, SIG, CIS; and Cloud Services, including Google cloud services, Amazon EC2


Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information security, or a related field, or foreign equivalent, and two years of experience in the job offered or in SOC 2 (System and Organizational Controls) compliance.

In lieu of a bachelor’s degree plus two years of experience, employer will accept a total of four years of experience in the above.  

Salary:  $195,000/year - $125/000 year (As of 01/13/2023 – update if necessary)

Hours:  50/week, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Weekends as needed.

Travel: Possible visits to the Wistia office one to three times per year.  

WILL SUPERVISE 1-2 software engineers or data privacy specialists.

Location:  Remotely from home nationwide

Apply by resumes marked to:

Emily Calkins, HR Business Partner

Wistia, Inc.

120 Brookline St.

Cambridge, MA 02139


Applicants should report to the employer, not to the local Employment Service Office.  This notice is being provided as a result of the filing of an application for permanent alien labor certification for the relevant job opportunity.  Any person may provide the documentary evidence bearing on the application to the Certifying Office of the Department of Labor located at the following address:

U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration

Office of Foreign Labor Certification

200 Constitution Avenue NW, Room N-5311

Washington, DC 20210

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Wistia Headquarters Location

Cambridge, MA

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Wistia Company Size

Between 87 - 500 employees

Wistia Founded Year


Wistia Total Amount Raised


Wistia Funding Rounds

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  • Debt Financing

    $17,000,000 USD

  • Angel

    $775,000 USD

  • Debt Financing

    $200,000 USD

  • Angel

    $650,000 USD