Director of Information Security

Role Description

The Information Security Senior Manager/Director is responsible for helping with the ongoing assessment and execution of the information security program.  This includes serving as the process and project owner for all activities related to availability, integrity, and confidentiality of client, employee, and business information as driven by Trovata’s Risk Appetite and overall information security program. This position requires a mix of business and technical understanding to connect with the strategic direction and day-to-day execution across the company.


  • Assist in monitoring Trovata’s environment to identify key risks, related controls, and gaps; document and report results to management.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders on addressing systemic security issues.
  • Spearhead, monitor, and track information security-related projects to ensure prompt, effective, and efficient implementation.
  • Engage in relevant audits and exams and then execute on any necessary remediation that is identified.
  • Work with management to assist with developing corrective action plans for identified audit, exam, risk assessment, and/or testing findings. 
  • Implements and monitors the information security policies and procedures instituted by Trovata.
  • Continual refinement and enforcement of the organization’s information security policies, standards, and procedures.
  • Provides information security training to employees, contractors, alliances, and other third parties.
  • Monitors and reviews compliance with the organization’s information security policies and procedures among employees, contractors, alliances, and other third parties and refers problems to appropriate department managers or administrators.
  • Monitors internal control systems to ensure that appropriate information access levels are reviewed and maintained.
  • Support the review of technical security requirements and will track any security exceptions and remediation efforts.
  • Stay current on the latest information technology and security trends; recommend corrective actions as identified and needed through various information security-driven or supported initiatives.
  • Gather and report security metrics to the VP of People, Risk, and Security, the CTO, and elevate to the Board of Directors when appropriate.
  • Lead Incident response.
  • Participates in the organization’s disaster recovery and business continuity plans.
  • Monitors advancements in information security technologies, recommend new technologies and product modifications based on new risks/threats that would provide value to the collaboration.
  • Ability to work independently on goals and direction provided by the  VP of People, Risk, and Security.
  • Ability to analyze complex projects and identify relevant policies, gaps, and risks.
  • Works independently with project teams and requires advanced oral and written communication skills.


  • Bachelor’s degree with a concentration in computer science, or a similar combination of education and experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in information security.
  • Understanding of the following: OWASP Top 10 Security Risks, NIST cybersecurity framework, and other related frameworks.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and customer service skills.
  • Ability to think critically Ability to work independently or in a group setting Developing and leading cross-functional teams.
  • Previous experience with the creation and management of organizational risk assessments.
  • Experience working in a highly regulated industry.
  • Experience with and an understanding of the cybersecurity market and security risk management.
  • Working in a fintech environment.
  • Knowledge of FFIEC IT examination handbooks is a plus.


  • Remote-first, San Diego HQ (re-opening soon).
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage for you and your dependents
  • Home office set up
  • 401k
  • Equity
  • Work alongside the founding team and help shape the future of the company while transforming an entire industry

Company Overview

Trovata is the first modern end-to-end fintech platform that helps companies manage their cash flow. We’re pioneering open banking (direct APIs) for mid-market and enterprise companies to automate cash positions, cash flow analysis, and cash forecasting. 
Our solution was developed by a longtime CFO who knew there had to be a better way, and is engineered by experienced software developers from Capital One. We closed our $20M Series A round in January of 2021 and have top-tier partners.