Currencycloud • United Kingdom

Security Analyst (Remote)

Employment type:  Full time


A little flex time

Job Description

About Currencycloud
In 2021 Currencycloud was acquired by Visa; we are somewhere where innovative thinking and the power of technology know no limits. We know that the success of the business depends on the people who keep it moving, which is why we are looking for exceptional talent to join our international payments revolution.
We are open & collaborative, living and breathing our company values: Be Human, Better Together and Own it.
About the role...We are looking for a talented Security Analyst to play a key role in maintaining and ensuring our security compliance.

The details...

  • Define and implement security procedures and policies
  • Help to define the access controls and security requirements for new systems
  • Perform vendor risk assessments and security due diligence
  • Perform data privacy impact assessments
  • Perform security risk assessments
  • Maintain security records, and create procedural documentation
  • Help process data subject access requests
  • Conduct periodic access reviews
  • Review and advise on security configurations in existing systems
  • Help maintain security certification programmes
  • Act as a point of contact for security related queries from internal staff and auditors
  • Implement controls to mitigate against security risk
  • Respond to data privacy and security audits from clients and regulators
  • Investigate and respond to security incidents

Skills, Knowledge & Expertise...

  • Previous experience maintaining organisational security controls in a regulated environments
  • Deep understanding of identity and access management
  • Deep understanding of data privacy and implementing information security best practices
  • Understanding of risk methodologies and risk mitigation
  • Knowledge of ISO/IEC 27001:2013, GDPR, CCPA, GLBA, UK DPA & PECR

Why Currencycloud?
We are a company that values flexibility and a positive work-life balance. Wherever you are located, we trust you and your manager to determine the best office arrangement for you.
Your health and well-being are a top priority for us, and that's why we offer an extensive employee benefits package that takes care of you from all angles. You'll enjoy a competitive salary, a performance-based bonus (for permanent employees), a generous pension or 401K contribution, a flexible benefits allowance (location dependant) and a comprehensive healthcare plan that has built-in access to mental health support.
We also believe in providing our employees with ample opportunities for growth and development, so you'll have access to comprehensive learning and development resources as well as leadership training that will help you achieve your career goals.
We aren’t currently looking for additional Recruiter support on this role and won’t be accepting any unsolicited CVs

Company benefits

Enhanced maternity leave
Enhanced paternity leave
Work from anywhere scheme
Comprehensive wellness program
Life assurance
Permanent health insurance (income protection)
Mental health day
A day off for your birthday

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

First we assess the flexibility options Currencycloud provides and then we anonymously survey a statistically significant proportion of their employees to make sure Currencycloud 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 Currencycloud

Company employees


Gender diversity (male:female)


Office locations

London, Cardiff, Amsterdam, New York, Singapore

Funding levels


Hiring Countries

United Kingdom
United States
What employees are saying

"Working at Currencycloud is like a breath of fresh air! The culture is open, people are genuine, and management care about employees. The transparent and flexible work environment makes me want to put in that little extra every day. It’s been a fun ride working with such talented and diverse group of people."

Anonymous Product Director at Currencycloud

Awards & Achievements
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