Senior Information Security Compliance Specialist


About AppDirect

Become a digital, global citizen and enable the new generation of digital entrepreneurs around the world. AppDirect offers a subscription commerce platform to sell any product, through any channel, on any device – as a service. We power millions of subscriptions worldwide for organizations. We do this by our values-driven culture – one that enables you to Be Seen, Be Yourself, and Do Your Best Work.

About the Team

AppDirect is the leading cloud service marketplace company dedicated to revolutionizing the way businesses run. We offer a cloud service marketplace and management platform that enables companies to distribute digital services. The global network of AppDirect-powered marketplaces allows businesses to find, buy, and manage the best applications the cloud has to offer.

With our award-winning platform, service providers can launch a state-of-the-art online application store within a matter of weeks, while developers can integrate once and make their software available across multiple marketplaces worldwide. Our products offer more advanced features and tools than any other competitive solution, putting AppDirect at the forefront of the rapidly evolving market for cloud services delivery.

About You

We’re looking for talented yet humble individuals who are smart, passionate, and want to drive disruption in the Information security industry. If you thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative workplace, AppDirect provides an environment where you will be challenged and inspired every day. If you relish the freedom to bring creative, thoughtful solutions to the table that reflect your experience and personality, there's no limit to what you can accomplish here.   

You will be a member of the Compliance team (part of the Infosec team) as a Senior Information Security Compliance Specialist. You will join the team responsible, mainly, for continuous compliance monitoring, risk management,  vendor management and maintaining our ISO 27001,PCI-DSS and SOC2/SOC1 certification. You have both soft skills and technical potential and you think that the security team must be an ally and a facilitator for the company and all its members. 

What you'll do and how you'll make an impact

  • Provide overall oversight for continued compliance and ongoing certifications (e.g. SOC 1 and 2, PCI DSS, ISO 27001, NIST CSF, GDPR, etc.);
  • Collaborate with internal staff to ensure that appropriate controls are implemented, operating properly, in accordance with the corporate policies;
  • Conduct audit readiness assessments and coordinate with internal and external functions and audit resources;
  • Manage the new GRC tool implemented by the compliance team (evidence collection and risk management);
  • Improve and maintain the Privacy practice at AppDirect;
  • Develop and implement in collaboration with Engineering and architects mechanisms to automate the generation of evidence;
  • Assess and improve the maturity of the risk governance process and oversee and lead risk assessments;
  • Oversee customers questionnaires by liaising with internal staff and delivering expected results;
  • Develop and maintain organization information security policies based on applicable standards, information security requirements, business requirements and legal requirements;
  • Improve and operationalize the Vendor management process at AppDirect;
  • Facilitate discussions and reach decisions that can have a good balance between security and usability.

What we’re looking for

  • A degree or comparable experience (~5+ years) in Information Security or a related field;
  • Prior experience in IT compliance and Audit support (SOC2, ISO 27001 and PCI-DSS);
  • Prior experience with risk management and GRC Tools;
  • Good experience with Privacy frameworks and what needs to be implemented to meet customer/internal needs;
  • Successful in cross-functional team collaboration to drive early security adoption;
  • Good understanding of networking, cloud computing, operating systems concepts;
  • Well organized and able to work with clear deadlines;
  • Experience on cloud adoption strategies including design and implementation of security controls and compliance monitoring;
  • Experience with project management (planning, organizing, and managing resources to successfully achieve audits);
  • Strong verbal, written and presentations skills with the ability to find innovative solutions to complex problems (compliance vs risk vs security vs usability);
  • Perfect spoken and written English;
  • Be able to think Business first! 

Nice to have:

  • Any Information Security Certification (CISA, CDPSE, ISO implementer , Security+, CISSP);
  • Demonstrated technical experience in developpement, networking, IT support, system administrations, etc.


About AppDirect:

AppDirect is the only end-to-end commerce platform for selling, distributing, and managing cloud-based products and services to succeed in the digital economy. The AppDirect ecosystem connects channels, developers, and customers through its platform to simplify the digital supply chain by enabling the onboarding and sale of products with third-party services, for any channel, on any device, with support. Powering millions of cloud subscriptions worldwide, AppDirect helps organizations, including Jaguar Land Rover, Comcast, ADP, and Deutsche Telekom connect their customers to the solutions they need to reach their full potential in the digital economy.

We believe that the unique contributions of all AppDirectors are the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status.

At AppDirect we take privacy very seriously. For more information about our use and handling of personal data from job applicants, please read our Candidate Privacy Policy. For more information on our general privacy practices, please see AppDirect Privacy Notice: link:


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