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It’s fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they’re doing!

We’re committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.

Since launching in 2010, WP Engine has become the world’s leading WordPress Digital Experience Platform (DXP), now with over 100,000 customers in 140 countries. We’re proud of the technology and service we offer our customers that move their businesses forward faster. At WP Engine, we strive to do the best work of our careers, and feel empowered to do what is right for our customers. We love investing in employee success and uncovering opportunities for you, the best, to get better. 99 percent of employees believe you’re made to feel welcome at WP Engine. Be you. Be here.
 

Our GRC team is growing, and we’re looking for dedicated professionals with a proven background in security governance, compliance reporting, process and controls implementation, risk analysis and reporting!
 

What’s cool about this job.
 

As WP Engine continues to grow, GRC has wide ranging visibility and provides a unique opportunity to actively partner with departments across the organization. As a Lead GRC Analyst, you will contribute to WP Engine’s ability to achieve security risk and compliance goals through control framework development and implementation, which will in turn directly affect our ability to support our customers and grow the business. GRC falls within the Security team, where you will be able to make an impact while solving exciting and challenging problems. Join a team with a truly collaborative and coordinated approach to security risk management!
 

The day to day.

  • Establish, manage and effectively scale new and existing GRC processes and initiatives, seeking out opportunities for improvement across security domains.

  • Work with internal partners to remediate identified issues and gaps.

  • Collaborate with partners to develop and track process improvements in line with policy, compliance reporting objectives and industry standard process methodology.

  • Track and clearly report progress of initiatives.

  • Partner with external audit firms on audit and compliance initiatives, including coordinating relevant activities between internal and external teams.

  • Work with our Sales and Support teams to manage collateral and prepare customer questionnaire responses related to WP Engine security programs, processes and control environment.
     

Minimum qualifications:

  • 5-7 years relevant experience in an audit, GRC or other risk management role

  • Consistent record of designing, testing, implementing and reviewing controls

  • Knowledge across a variety of security domains

  • Experience leading regulatory or compliance initiatives

  • Ability to communicate and influence across teams and experience levels
     

Preferred Skills:

  • Ability to translate compliance requirements for technical implementations in complex environments

  • Experience with cloud environments

  • Experience working with global and distributed teams

  • In-depth understanding of one or more security assurance frameworks (e.g. ISO 27001, SOC, PCI)

  • CISA, CISSP, or other relevant certification is a plus

The Perks and Benefits.

  • Company Stock Options (Every employee is an owner in the company)

  • Great Health Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance)

  • Fertility Benefits (IVF/Fertility drug coverage)

  • HSA Company contribution $500 for employee / $1000 for family

  • 401(k) with a 4% match

  • Disability Insurance

  • Paid Family and Caregiver’s Leave

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Generous Vacation Time (Who doesn’t like time off)

  • One-time $500 payment to set up your home office

  • 4 Company Wellness Days a year

  • 1 floating holiday

  • $100 monthly wellness allowance to spend on what you want

  • Access to free on-demand fitness classes

  • Free subscription to Calm

  • Pet Insurance

  • On-going education through LinkedIn Learning, Workday Learning and our Career Growth Portal
     

At WP Engine, we strive to have the broadest possible view of diversity, going beyond visible differences to include the background, experiences, skills, and perspectives that make each person unique. WP Engine is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, Veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law. ​