Information Security Officer - USA

Legal & Compliance Jersey City, New Jersey


Position at LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group

At LeoVegas Group, we are on a mission to create the world’s greatest iGaming experience! We’re proud to be a leading global operator with some of the industry’s best-known brands, offering award-winning casino and sports betting to over 450,000 customers worldwide. In our 10-year history, we have grown to 800+ employees across Europe, with a strong focus on exceptional products, investment in technology, and data-driven marketing.

LeoVegas Group is listed on the Nasdaq Stockholm (STO:LEO). For more information, please visit

Job description:

LeoVegas is in the process of obtaining approval to operate in the State of New Jersey. As such, we are seeking to recruit someone who will form part of an international team working to ensure we comply with all IT Security related regulations. 

Forming part of the US organisation and reporting to the SVP of the US, the role calls for someone to act as the main point of contact with the Division and the broader Engineer Effectiveness team for all matters relating to Information Security. As a key employee, this person will also liaise closely with several other internal departments including the Technical Compliance and Risk Management departments.

What you will do:

  • Act as the person responsible for compliance with all IT Security Regulations and obligations;
  • Act as the primary point of contact with the Division (DGE) and executive management;
  • Manage Security Incidents in the US;
  • Maintaining, reviewing, establishing Infosec policies and procedures to ensure alignment with NIST standards;
  • Participate in System Security Reviews; and Ensure BCP and DR plans are reflective of the US infrastructure and in line with NIST standards
  • Review / vetting the results of vulnerability assessments and penetration tests and coordination remediation; Coordinate and ensure security awareness training for all (US) staff;
  • Coordinate with IT Risk Assessment teams to ensure IT risks are documented and addressed;
  • Coordinate with EE teams to ensure proper change management including system patch management;
  • Coordinate with EE teams on system monitoring and log management; and
  • Ensure the validity of BCP plans by periodically conducting testing.
Who are we looking for?:
  • Minimum of 5 years experience working in a cyber security position
  • A degree in Computing, Cybersecurity or Information Systems
  • CISSP, CISA, CISM security certifications or equivalent
  • Other industry standard certifications will be considered a bonus
  • Sound knowledge of NIST, ISO27001 and PCI-DSS standards
  • Knowledge of modern Cloud platforms
  • Knowledge on dealing with Incident Response
  • Methodical thinker with a good technical background;
  • Good communicator as well as writing skills;
  • Passion for cyber-security;
  • Risk oriented mindset in addition to a positive, can-do attitude;
  • Last but not least, a true team player who is confident in taking initiatives.

Our culture:

**As our company working language is English so we’d like to see your CV in English please**

At LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group we firmly believe that our diversity is what makes us unique and that everyone and anyone is welcome to enjoy the ride -  regardless of age, gender, disability, race, national or ethnic origin, religion, language, marital or civil partnership status, political beliefs and sexual orientation.

We are highly committed to uphold a high level of diversity and inclusion throughout our entire group. Being a global company with a widely diverse customer base makes it essential for our workforce to be a reflection of this.

By doing so, we believe we will achieve the best possible customer experience and create better value to our shareholders by doing so.

Working Hours:

LeoVegas has a hybrid working environment with 2 days working from home per week and 3 days working from the office as we want to give our employees flexibility to structure their work week while at the same time being able to provide information, team practices and social activities.

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Competitive base salary
  • 401k
  • Paid time off
  • Health + Medical with coverage (inc. vision and dental)
  • Eligible to warrants programme at the company's discretion (Snr roles only)
  • Payroll and benefits provided by one of USA’s largest payroll provider ADP
  • 3 weeks temporary accommodation

Relocation Offer:

  • Up to 5,000 USD in relation relocation expenses
  • Transport from the airport to the apartment
  • Flight to USA
  • x 2 Check in Luggage + 1 hand luggage