Compliance Manager Security & Privacy

Network Engineering/IT Services United States


Are you a seasoned cybersecurity expert? Have you have successfully worked with organizations to ensure compliance to international standards for security and privacy? Would you like to work in a new and challenging environment where you will be involved in every aspect of cybersecurity? Then you may be the person our team needs! KORE Wireless, a world leader in IoT Connectivity Solutions is looking to expand the team with seasoned cybersecurity expert in the role of Compliance Manager Security & Privacy.

As a Compliance Manager Security & Privacy you are responsible for ensuring KORE’s policies and procedures comply with regulatory, security and privacy standards (such as ISO 27001, PCI-DSS, HIPAA and GDPR).  This role determines whether processes, information systems, applications and networks sufficiently safeguard information, maintain data integrity, and allow organizational goals to be achieved effectively. Since KORE provides services on a global scale, this role requires a global view and approach in its day to day operations.

 Who are we?

KORE is a recognized global leader in IoT solutions and management capabilities and is consistently recognized as the highest-ranked non-carrier in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Machine-to-Machine Services worldwide. KORE creates value for customers in the explosive IoT market and is the largest independent IoT connectivity management provider today.

Responsibilities for this role will include:

  • Ensure compliance to requirements of ISO27001, PCI-DSS, GDPR and other Federal, State, and international regulations.
  • Creates and maintains KORE’s technical and organizational policies, procedures, and guidelines related to Cyber Security and Compliance
  • Leads efforts in implementing KORE’s policies and procedures by working proactively with the leaders of KORE’s network, systems, and software engineering teams, but also non-technical departments such as Legal, HR, and Finance.
  • Performs internal audits to verify effectiveness of KORE’s policies, procedures, and standards.
  • Interacting with external auditors on matters related to audits of the organization’s internal controls.
  • Translates non- compliances and requirements into easy-to-understand and actionable reports for business and process owners.
  • Leads commercial efforts where prospects request preliminary audits and or assessments as part of an RFP/RFQ process.
  • Lead employee training sessions on security & privacy topics related to compliance.
  • Monitors and manages changes to regulatory requirements in a timely manner.
  • Supervise compliance team members.
Skills and Qualifications:
  • 5+ years technology experience
  • 5+ years of Information Security experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in law, business administration, or relevant field.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience as a compliance officer, compliance manager, or similar position.
  • Strong knowledge of industry processes and regulations.
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • An analytical mindset with excellent organizational skills.
  • Extensive knowledge of the ISO 27001 cyber security domains
  • Extensive knowledge of GDPR and international data transfer requirements
  • Knowledge in the following areas of application security (SDLC), Business Impact Analysis (BIA), Risk Assessment (RA), Security Awareness Training, Incident Response (IR), Security Operation Center (SOC), Vulnerability Management, Business Process Management (BPMN), Identity & Access Management (IAM)
  • Network security technology and architecture, such as firewalls, IDS/IPS, Radius, NAC, Zero Trust, Telecommunication (Core Networking).
  • Highly developed analytical skills for both qualitative and quantitative data as they relate to KORE’s products and services.
  • Risk assessment capabilities. The ability to assess the alternatives and decide based on the risk is critical.
  • The ability to understand the risk tolerance of KORE’s business and processes
  • Takes a proactive approach, can communicate at all levels, and negotiate with diplomacy.
  • Effectively present information, ideas, and perspective to team members and managers while clearly and willingly answering questions.
  • Excellent writing skills for creating policies, procedures, and standards.
  • Applies a strong teamwork ethic.
Desired Qualifications:
  • CCEP (or other CCB certification)
  • CIPP
  • CISA
  • ISO 27001 lead auditor
  • Extensive knowledge of at least the following frameworks/standards:
  • ISO27001/2

We appreciate the interest of all candidates but only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

KORE provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. We perform pre-employment background checks.

“KORE Wireless Group, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of any kind.  KORE is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.  All employment decisions at KORE are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identify and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.  KORE will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics."