Blexr • REMOTE (UK, Spain or Malta)

Information Security Manager

Remote-first – With Co-Working Spaces

A little flex time

Job Description

About Blexr

We’ve been around since 2015 and have had a lot of success in that time, along with a few useful failures. Now we’re writing the next chapter in our story. Our strategy is to build some of the best products in the iGaming industry, innovating and creating experiences to move the industry forward and be the champion of a better game.

We want to do that by hiring amazing talent, like you, who will take us to the next level, building and creating a company and products that we are proud of. Expanding our horizons, learning and growing and reaching that next step in our journey together. It’s important to us because if our people don’t grow, then neither will Blexr.

Blexr’s culture has 4 core values that help guide us on our journey: No Limits, Eyes on the prize, Stay True and Better Together. Each one brought to life from within the company and used every day to guide our decisions and actions.

If this sounds good to you, then we want to talk to you. We want to work with incredible people that want to do incredible things and we are certain that your career will be Better with Blexr.

About the role

Reporting to the VP of Technology, you’ll be responsible for implementing and maintaining frameworks and processes that ensure a strong overall security posture for Blexr. You’ll work across business teams and product teams to ensure a strong awareness of security concerns, and enable security by design in their practices. You’ll bring your wealth of expertise on Information and Cyber security to ensure that teams are able to move quickly, whilst maintaining a strong security posture. You’ll also work closely with the wider organisation to ensure our Enterprise Applications and working practices have align to security best practice and to mitigate common pitfalls. And when things go wrong, and they will, you’ll take the lead in creating a safe space for responding to security issues - bringing the organisation together to work the problem, get to a resolution and ultimately ensure the company follows a path of continuous improvement.

Key responsibilities

  • Take ownership of the Information Security domain within Blexr - building out a domain that focuses on security in depth, and local awareness and alignment on security issues
  • Consult with and be a subject matter expert for Product Development teams to ensure development and alignment to security best practices.
  • Maintain a strong knowledge of current security threats - and ensure the organisation is aware of these
  • Develop strategies for ensuring Enterprise and Customer facing systems are kept up to date and secure
  • Build and apply a common framework / approach for Information Security within Blexr
  • Implement tooling and capabilities to identify potential data loss situations, and apply appropriate mitigations
  • Implement tooling and capabilities to automate and monitor our security posture across customer facing services and the enterprise as a whole
  • Recommend and lead on process changes across business functions to reduce the impact of potential security issues
  • Ensuring regular training and security awareness for all folks across Blexr
  • Maintain clear security risk register, and provide regular updates to VP of Technology and C-Suite on changes and mitigations

About you

  • Several years of experience working in Information Security, preferably in similar Digital organisations who have a wide portfolio of products and are focused on growth
  • Highly pragmatic, but empathetic approach to security - with demonstrable experience of empowering others and creating safe spaces for people to grow their understanding of security concerns and needs
  • Working understanding of Security frameworks and approaches, - particularly Cyber Essentials, OWASP and others
  • Relevant certifications (e.g.: CISSP, CISM or similar) and history of ongoing professional development
  • Working knowledge of security standards such as ISO27001
  • Strong communicator who can make difficult security concepts accessible and engaging to a variety of audience
  • Demonstrable experience managing investigation, containment, resolution and improvement activities
  • Understanding of a wide range of regulatory requirements for security - including reporting requirements for information security incidents in different jurisdictions (GDPR-EU and GDPR-UK are a must)
  • Experience working in environments that have deep partnerships with 3rd parties, and ensuring a high degree of compliance to Information Security guidelines

Desirable

  • Experience building or running small, impactful InfoSec/CyberSec team

Benefits working at Blexr

  • Company pension contributions (e.g. you give 8%, we give 10% up to a maximum)
  • Personal Gym & Wellbeing Budget*
  • Personal Training and development Budget*
  • Health insurance for you and option for your family
  • Remote first with option for remote working space
  • Hardware of choice*
  • Home-working set up budget

We love all people, from all walks of life. This means Blexr is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to people of every race, religion or belief and ethnic origin, regardless of age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We don’t care where you’re from or who you love, we just want you to do your best work with us, so that together we can make things #betterwithblexr

If you need reasonable adjustments at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know. We explain how we’ll handle your personal information in our privacy policy.

Company benefits

Sabbaticals
28 days annual leave + bank holidays
Teambuilding days
Wellbeing benefits
Home office set up
Personal Development budget
Private Health Care
Private Pension

The FlexScore® is the result of a rigorous 2-step verification of a company’s flexibility

First we assess the flexibility options Blexr provides and then we anonymously survey a statistically significant proportion of their employees to make sure Blexr is as flexible as they say they are. Our assessment is based on the six key elements of flexibility: location, hours, autonomy, benefits, role modelling and work-life balance.

We ask the hard questions so you don’t have to.

Working at Blexr

Company employees

94

Gender diversity (male:female)

56:44

Office locations

Spain, UK and Malta
What employees are saying

It's amazing to be a Blexarian, I have flexibility, autonomy, full trust and I always feel valued and appreciated

Blexr Employee

Awards & Achievements
Most flexible Media companies – 3rd

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