Information Security Lead

London, England, United Kingdom

Full Time Mid-level / Intermediate

Who are we?

Satago is a leading Fintech player and offers a unique cashflow management solution designed to help business owners get on with growing their businesses and forget about their cashflow problems. We provide innovative credit control and risk tools and are the pioneers of on-demand business finance.

We are in an exciting growth phase and are looking for enthusiastic and creative individuals who want to make a difference and help us disrupt the status quo. We're a hard-working group who enjoy overcoming hurdles and building awesome tools for our customers.

We are passionate about:

  • Innovation
  • Empowering and inspiring people
  • Understanding customer needs
  • Integrity and Transparency
  • Diversity and Inclusion

About the Role

We are looking for someone who is keen to roll up their sleeves and work closely with the Satago team to develop, support and transform our public facing, fast growing finance platform.

If you love challenges, finding the answers to the problem and have a great sense of humour then Satago is the place for you!

What your day-to-day looks like:

  • Leading the Information Security function, developing and operationally running systems with the goal of securing our people, assets and product through effective implementation of security polices, procedures and supporting technology
  • Embed the principle of security as a core business enabler
  • Engender a security conscious culture that embeds security decision making into the fabric of the organisation
  • Manage risk and cyber security, overseeing risk reduction programmes and initiatives that implement tactical and strategic capabilities
  • Build a right-sized security function, that establishes credibility across business functions - from Board to Engineer
  • Deliver modern and compelling security controls across corporate and product teams
  • Completing security vulnerability analysis or assessment and taking an active role in external audits, as necessary
  • Monitor for attacks, intrusions, and unusual, unauthorised, or illegal activity
  • Working directly with the Engineering and support teams to ensure that security is embedded throughout the lifecycle
  • Managing a team of security analysts, support them and develop them


If you have some or all of the following experience please apply:

  • Experience in the development of security strategy, policy, best-practices, processes and frameworks
  • Identification and delivery of new compliance controls, policies and procedures required for certification and re-certification
  • Develop, deliver and maintain an effective security training programme
  • Risk, Information and cyber security management of corporate and product assets
  • Security solution assurance, spanning technical assurance, framework compliance and supplier assurance
  • Development and upkeep of security roadmap, including influence of the product roadmap for alignment with the security strategy
  • Security operations, including direct management (incident detection and response) and outsourced security management, within organisational SLA’s
  • Plan and execute disaster recovery and BCP plans
  • Creation and execution of contingency plans in the event of any security breaches


Why work at Satago:

  • You will be joining an awesome, welcoming, and vibrant environment.
  • Play a significant role in the development of our company, have your voice heard and realise your professional and personal growth.
  • Work with exceptional, diverse, innovative people who want to make a difference.
  • No task is beneath or above us. We love to wear many hats and figure things out. This applies even to our CEO!

We have also other benefits that will keep you happy:

  • Competitive Salary, and up to 5% pension matching
  • Participation in discretionary bonus pool
  • 25 days holiday + extra day off for your birthday
  • SatagoSelfie: Extra holiday for one Friday afternoon per month – and yes that adds up to six extra days per year!!!
  • Health and Life insurance and usual bens
  • Online company perks service
  • Dedicated budget for continuous Training & Development on a personal and team level
  • Plenty of drinks, snacks, and Friday's happy hour in the office.

Be you!

Satago is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We celebrate difference, support it, and thrive on a diverse team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, beliefs and experiences. The more inclusive we are, the better we are, and our work will be.

If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation at any point through the interview process, please do not hesitate to let us know.

We’d love to hear from you!

Job region: Europe
Job country: United Kingdom
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