SAP Litmos – Senior Information Security Compliance Specialist

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Published November 15, 2022
Location San Ramon, CA
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Job Type Full-time  


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This position will be hired in to SAP Litmos, which will become an independent company under Francisco Partners in December 2022.

Litmos is looking for a Senior Information Security Compliance Specialist with extensive security, privacy, compliance, and audit support experience. The role will be part of the Global Presales Team and reports to the Head of Global Presales.

Security Compliance enables Litmos to provide transparency to customers regarding the quality of the internal control environment for the cloud solution delivery to enhance the trust in the services provided by our organization. There is a growing demand in the marketplace for service organizations to provide recognized controls assurance attestations and certifications to retain and enable our customers to succeed.

They provide pre and post-sales support and security assessments to Litmos customers globally to drive sales of products and services. Successful candidate will possess a solid understanding application security, infrastructure and cloud operations, data privacy and compliance, security regulatory compliance and best practices; will have proven technical sales skills; will enjoy learning about new technologies autonomously and on the fly; and will be able to work independently under minimum supervision. Strong communication and presentation skills are a must. Presales experience is preferred.


They will provide technical pre-sales support entities for the purpose of promoting and selling products/services through a range of presales support functions including, supporting product evaluations, pre-sales technical consultation, security questionnaires, post-sales support advocacy, and proactive needs analysis.

Entities include potential customers, existing customers, partners, and resellers.

They deliver technical presentations tailored for technical and non-technical audiences ranging from admins to executive and C-Level.

Activities will also include close interaction with internal groups such as product management, marketing, R&D, operations and post-sales support

* Extensive knowledge of ISO 27001, 27017 & ISO 27018
* Knowledge of ISO 22301
* Knowledge of AICPA SOC1 & SOC2 attestation requirements
* Analyze security related metrics
* IT security
* A high sense of urgency and deep interest in contributing to a positive customer engagement
* Presentation skills
* Business process analysis
* Relationship & trust building
* Ability to travel

Exhibit agility and flexibility to meet business needs. Communicate relevant messages in a timely manner and with constructive feedback within the team. Coach and mentor junior members of the team. Implement best practices in responsibility area. Demonstrate innovative approaches to increase own and team productivity. Develop collaborative work relationships.


* 4+ years of experience in IT Security & Compliance
* Preferred experience working in a customer-facing role and comfortable presenting to a small to medium audiences on both technical and business- related topics
* Experience in preparing technical architecture blueprint and responding to large scale complex RFP is highly desirable
* Familiarity with Risk Management processes


* Bachelor's degree in related fields (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines or applicable
* Security Certifications like CISSP, CISA, CISM, GCFA, GCIH, GCIA, GNFA, GREM, GCCC, or Security+ are an asset
* NIST, C5, KRITIS, HIPAA experience highly desired
* Broad experience and understanding of regulatory framework and guidelines in the global regions is highly desirable
* Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
* Teamwork & Collaboration

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Requisition ID: 358209 | Work Area: Sales Support | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time | Additional Locations: Virtual - USA #LI-Hybrid

Requisition ID: 358209

Posted Date: Nov 5, 2022

Work Area: Sales Support

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%


San Ramon, CA, US, 945 83

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