Chief Information Security Officer



Posted on Thursday, October 20, 2022
Product & Development · Tel Aviv · Hybrid Remote

Chief Information Security Officer

Vicarius is an Israeli-born cybersecurity startup backed by tier-1 investors from San Francisco and Tel Aviv. Currently operating out of NYC and Jerusalem (+WFH), Vicarius is set to solve the biggest challenge of all: security vulnerabilities. The Vicarius powered platform, TOPIA, is a simple and self-serve product that helps IT professionals identify, prioritize and fix security threats in an integrated, automated, and non-traditional manner.

After successfully closing our Series A funding round, we are looking for an a Chief Information Security Officer.


  • Develop, implement and monitor a strategic, comprehensive enterprise information security and IT risk management program
  • Work directly with the business units to facilitate risk assessment and risk management processes
  • Develop and enhance an information security management framework
  • Understand and interact with related disciplines through committees to ensure the consistent application of policies and standards across all technology projects, systems and services
  • Provide leadership to the enterprise's information security organization
  • Partner with business stakeholders across the company to raise awareness of risk management concerns
  • Assist with the overall business technology planning, providing a current knowledge and future vision of technology and systems


    • Degree in business administration or a technology-related field required
    • Professional security management certification
    • Minimum of eight to 12 years of experience in a combination of risk management, information security and IT jobs
    • Knowledge of common information security management frameworks, such as ISO/IEC 27001, and NIST
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and high level of personal integrity Innovative thinking and leadership with an ability to lead and motivate cross-functional, interdisciplinary teams
    • Experience with contract and vendor negotiations and management including managed services
    • Specific experience in Agile (scaled) software development or other best in class development practices
    • Experience with Cloud computing/Elastic computing across virtualized environments

    Soft Skills, Education, Other

    • A successful candidate will have a desire to work as part of a small, growing team
    • Ability to study new technologies fast and think outside of the box
    • Positive thinking and attitude
    • Ability to work in a team, communicate clearly, adapt, learn quickly, and pay attention to detail
      Product & Development
      Tel Aviv
      Remote status
      Hybrid Remote

      Our Culture

      We're a team of engineers, designers and security experts passionate about cyberthreat protection. We believe in taking a proactive approach to vulnerability management because when it comes to your most critical assets, you need to be prepared for unexpected attacks. By providing SMEs with the tools they need to ensure they're always protected, we're helping make the world a safer and more secure place for all.

      About Vicarius

      Vicarius develops an autonomous vulnerability remediation platform to help security teams protect their assets against software exploitation. Consolidating vulnerability assessment, prioritization, and remediation, Vicarius strengthens cyber hygiene and proactively reduces risk.

      Product & Development · Tel Aviv · Hybrid Remote

      Chief Information Security Officer