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MasterCard Security Compliance Manager in London, United Kingdom

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Job Title

Security Compliance Manager

The Security Compliance Manager will be responsible for designing, implementing and running security compliance / auditing programmes across the Vocalink UK business. This will involve being responsible for designing audit / compliance programmes to test and confirm that controls are designed effectively (i.e. they mitigate the intended risk(s)), they are implemented correctly and they are operating effectively. The role will also own the responsibility for all security compliance reporting and be responsible for technology innovation in controls monitoring.

This will also support ISO27001, PCI DSS and ISAE3000 compliance.


• Lead in designing and delivering Security Compliance / auditing processes.

• Develop new security compliance reporting capabilities including compliance metrics.

• Design, implement and run security compliance programmes against a range of frameworks.

• Perform risk and control assessments.

• Security compliance management in respect of the assessment and validation of Vocalink controls for both internal and external assessments against PCI DSS, ISO27001 and other security-related standards.

• Support the update of security policies to drive a robust security controls framework.

• Provide expertise in the identification of security risks and ensure they are assessed and reported.

• Hold collaborative working relationships with security control owners across the business

Key Experience

• Understanding of Security Governance, Risk and Compliance roles and responsibilities.

• Understanding of ISO 27001 and PCI DSS requirements.

• Understanding of Information Security best practice.

• Understanding of security risk assessment and management techniques and methods.

• Ability to conduct security audits.

• Knowledge of ISMS, policies and procedures

• Broad knowledge on all areas of security.

• Ability to work autonomously with accountability.

• Ability to work as part of a team.

• Ability to influence and motivate others to achieve security objectives.

• Security-focused analytical skills.

• Communication skills, including report writing and telephone work.

• Diligent and thorough approach to problem solving.

• Ability to resolve varied and complex compliance issues.

Role Specific Experience

• Experience running security compliance programmes.

• Experience performing a range of different types of risk assessments.

• Experience resolving compliance challenges and implementing best practice compliance processes.

• Experience performing security audits and security risk assessments.

• Experience performing data analytics to support different approaches to compliance.

• Experience of working with internal and external audit teams.

Broadening Experiences

• Experience of a broad range of compliance technologies and toolsets.

• Experience delivering presentations and engaging with senior leadership.

• Experience growing and motivating a team; coaches members through career milestones and progression

Due to COVID-19, most of our employees are working from home. We’ve implemented a virtual hiring process and continue to interview candidates by phone or video and are onboarding new hires remotely. We value the safety of each member of our community because we know we’re all in this together.

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.​

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Requisition ID: R-120120