Information Security Lead

Match Group

Founded in Vancouver, Canada in 2003, Plenty of Fish is one of the early pioneers in the online dating industry, with one of the largest and most diverse communities of singles. We’re one of the top revenue-driving brands in the Match Group (comprised of Tinder, OkCupid, Hinge and

We love what we do, and have the ability to profoundly impact millions of people’s lives every single day! Named one of BC’s Top Employers, Plenty of Fish is a great place to build friendships, grow your career and collaborate with top talent.

As the Lead of Product Security, you will be our first line of defense and the face of security of Plenty of Fish! Collaborating with the broader match group security team, you will help build out the relationships and resources necessary to improve the security for the brand.


So, what will you do?


  • Lead the operational implementation of security initiatives including enterprise security processes, cloud infrastructure improvements, application security initiatives, and security priorities across the portfolio
  • Provide leadership and strategic direction for the ongoing design, development, and implementation of the product through security practices
  • Partner with Plenty of Fish engineering teams to ensure the secure design, development, implementation, and promoting the implementation of associated security technologies
  • Implementation of application security processes and cloud security controls across the organization
  • Implement additional security controls to the enterprise through working with IT
  • Serve as a point of escalation for all data governance, data quality, and data security issues
  • Collaborate with other Match Group shared services teams including security, IT, legal, and the governance, risk, & compliance team as it relates to policy, process, service providers, solutions and capabilities
  • Design, review, certify, and validate all business continuity and disaster recovery plans, and coordinate response for disaster recovery and business continuity incident response

    You’ll be a match for this role if..


  • You have experience working in a large scale organization where the primary product is a digital experience direct to consumer such as a SaaS platform or mobile app supporting or leading data security, compliance, and privacy programs or relevant technology/risk management experience
  • You have a demonstrated ability to manage challenging situations in a fast-paced environment while developing and sustaining cooperative and constructive working relationships
  • You have a strong understanding or desire to learn cloud native security practices, IT security improvements, software development lifecycle processes, and secure application development
  • You are results-oriented, capable of defining an approach, developing consensus and committing to a direction, and driving operations to completion.
  • You are comfortable conducting, analyzing, and communicating research and translating the resulting insights into business recommendations. 
  • You have directed the activities of other independent contributors on security, infrastructure, and/or software engineering teams, with both internal teams and external vendors.
  • You have experience with regulatory and voluntary standards-based compliance related to cloud and mobile applications and data privacy, including frameworks such as ISO 27001, NIST SP 800-54, PCI and/or SOC, and have practical understanding and experience with OWASP Top Ten, CCPA, GDPR, and HIPAA with experience implementing and fostering compliance maturity.
  • You have awareness of data governance and compliance practices, with a particular focus on privacy, records management, and cybersecurity and meaningful experience with risk management and governance solutions.




    **We would love to hear from you, even if you don’t match 100% of the requirements**
    Why Plenty of Fish?
    • We’re recognized as one of BC’s Top Employers 2022!
    • We have remote options available
    • Generous vacation, flex days, professional development days 
    • RRSP matching, and employee stock purchase plan 
    • Professional development budget and unlimited access to Udemy from the day one
    • Match Group mentorship program
    • Parental leave top up and fertility preservation benefits
    • Extended health & dental benefits from day one
    • Corporate ClassPass membership and other wellness benefits 
    • And many more on our careers page
    Our Values
    • Be Proud – It’s OUR sh*p. Own it! We see challenges as opportunities and take action.
    • Make Waves – We profoundly impact millions of peoples’ lives, every day.
    • Dive Deep – We empathize with our members and use data to surface smart decisions.
    • Crew Together – We love what we do, have fun, and are free to be ourselves.
    Want To Dive Deeper?
    We’re committed to creating an equal and inclusive environment; we welcome all crew (and prospective crew) members regardless of race, colour, ancestry, place of origin, political belief, religion, marital status, family status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, conviction unrelated to employment, or any other prohibited ground of discrimination recognized by applicable law.  Plenty of Fish is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.
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