Qlik is hiring a

Director, Chief Information Security Officer

Wayne, United States


  • Partner with Global IT and Business leaders to develop a cohesive Information Security Strategy, Policy, Procedures and a roadmap (schedule, cost, effort, benefit model) for implementation
  • Collaborate across peers on IT Leadership team to influence IT Strategic direction, and to shape solution delivery to protect Qlik’s data, systems, and intellectual property
  • Provide leadership and management of the IT Security & Governance Team, and 3rd parties providing IT Security services
  • Mentor, develop, and grow next generation IT Security leadership
  • Proactively engage with the broader Information Security community and proactively lead Qlik’s IT Security team to address technology shifts and threats on the horizon
  • Oversee / manage response to major threats
  • Protects valuable information and maintains the confidentiality and integrity of data through: Knowledge of security management, network & protocols, data and application security solutions
  • Knowledge of industry trends and current and emerging risks
  • Monitors and reviews regulatory updates and issues relative to pertinent security regulations (which could include HIPAA, PCI, and SOX)
  • Collaborate with Chief Privacy Officer to protect data subject to data privacy regulations. Ensures that international, national and local Information Security and Privacy regulations are being followed
  • Support Information Security Related audits (Internal Audits, PCI, notified body, etc.)
  • Drive and instill continuous improvement discipline within Global IT and in the business. Strive to identify opportunities to reduce the overall cost to serve and operate new solutions and helping the business find new ways to reduce their overall cost and improve efficiency
  • Program Management for core new solutions / services being designed, constructed, and delivered within the IT Security’s span of responsibility
  • Leverage / engage the CIO and IT Leadership team to help you achieve mission / strategy of IT Security team
  • Provide security & governance support & guidance for Qlik’s Cloud vision
  • Re-enforce and reward focus on Qlik’s Vision, and ensure the IT solutions that support Qlik’s business are compliant


  • Bachelor’s degree; Computer Science, Management Information Systems or Engineering required, MBA preferred
  • 12+ years’ experience in Information Security
  • 6+ years of related professional experience in Information Systems leadership
  • Certification as a Certified Information Security Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Chief Information Security Officer (CCISO), or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
  • Experience with IT security standards or frameworks such as ISO 27002 and NIST 800 series
  • Experience managing team size of 5-20 people
  • Demonstrated experience managing threat response
  • Proven experience conceiving and delivering innovative solutions leveraging technology and information
  • Senior executive presence, comfortable presenting and collaborating with Senior Leaders as a Business Advisor
  • Experience working in a Global Organization supporting diverse businesses and geographies
  • Experience and a comprehensive knowledge of Information Systems, Financials, Contract Management, ITIL, and business processes
  • Ability to successfully manage and execute multiple, large scale projects using established project management tools and processes
  • Excellent written and verbal interpersonal skills including demonstrated ability to condense data in order to synthesize crisp and easily understandable deliverables
  • Demonstrated track record of building and maintaining highly collaborative, flexible, and productive cross-organization teams

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Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States without sponsorship.


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