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IT Security Director


Website Relay Payments

About Relay Payments

Relay Payments is a venture-backed startup, building a contactless payment network in the transportation and logistics industry. Our mission drives everything we do! The transportation and logistics industry has continued to run on cash and checks since the 1970s. Relay Payments is spearheading the modernization of payments, pushing the industry into the 21st century. We work with the largest Carriers, Freight Brokers, and 3PLs in the United States who care about their Drivers, and help ensure that their products get to shelves quickly for consumer consumption.

About The Role

Relay Payments is seeking an IT Security Director with a track record of implementing continuous improvement processes within a security framework to prevent and address security breaches and threats. Additionally, this role will architect and build cyber security solutions that meet the needs of our growing fintech company, overseeing design, testing and implementation plus control of the maintenance and monitoring of all live production environments.

Create and execute IT and data security strategies that will enhance and increase the reliability and security of Relay’s IT systems and projects
Oversee the planning and execution of any required vulnerability audits, penetration tests and forensic IT investigations, ensuring that any outcomes improve the organization’s overall IT security
Ensure the integration of IT systems development with Relay’s overall security policies, IT and data protection strategies
Ensure that staff training in the latest security awareness skills, together with any associated protocols, methodologies and procedures, takes place
Take full responsibility for compliance with any related legislation, such as the Data Protection Act, ISO standards and government regulations, as needed
Prepare budgetary allocations and financial forecasts relating to IT security including adherence to strategic policy
Manage partners, stakeholders, vendors and third party service or solutions providers of relevant IT security services

About You

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/related degree or equivalent work experience
10+ years in the information technology field with 6+ years focused on security disciplines
Extensive experience in monitoring, detecting, reporting security weaknesses, and enforcing information security policies and best practices in a corporate environment using vulnerability management software
Experience developing security hardening procedures and security best practices
Our Core Values

Invent the Future – We embrace the spirit of invention, the idea that there’s always a better way. Together we dream big, fail fast, drive forward, and find creative solutions where others see roadblocks. We prize grit, resilience and speed as we work to transform our industry and to move it into the future.

Own the Work – Our work is a source of personal pride and fulfillment. We’re here because we relish a challenge and enjoy the exercise of proactively identifying and solving problems. We understand the power of accountability and are in constant pursuit of “more and better” for our customers, our partners and ourselves.

We’re in it Together – We’re all in, committed to, and driven by our shared ambition and vision; we understand that alignment and collaboration are imperative. We set aside our ego to actively sync with one another, becoming greater than the sum of our parts. We are consistently open and generous with information, clear, concise and direct in our communication.
Why Relay Payments

This is a game-changing chance to join one of Atlanta’s best-funded, most well-positioned fintech start-ups.
We are generously sharing equity in the company – everyone’s an owner!
We invest in your future with our 401K match program and dedicated personal/professional development funds.
Do what’s best for your mental, physical and emotional health with our “Unlimited/Be Reasonable” PTO policy.
We offer competitive benefits including medical, dental and vision insurance.
And lots, lots more!
Relay Payments is an equal opportunity employer. At Relay Payments, we make all employment decisions, which include hiring, promoting, transferring, demoting, evaluating, compensating and separating, without regard to sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, color, religion, age, national origin, pregnancy, citizenship, disability, service in the uniform services, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law.



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