Director of Information Security

        • PROS® (NYSE: PRO), a cloud software company powering the shift to modern commerce. Director of Information Security 

          Reporting to the Head of Information Security & Governance, the Director of Information Security is a primary team member who is responsible for strategy, execution and program management for PROS information security department. The Information Security Director will ensure that all information assets are adequately protected. They will partner with leadership across the organization to advance the information security needs of the company. 

          The Company – PROS: 

          PROS Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: PRO) is leading the shift to modern commerce, helping competitive enterprises create a personalized and frictionless experience for their customers. Powered with Dynamic Pricing Science, PROS solutions make it possible for companies to price, configure and sell their products and services with speed, precision and consistency across all sales channels. Our customers lead their markets across more than 10 sectors, and benefit from 30 years of accumulated knowledge and data science infused into our purpose-built solutions. PROS drives more than 200 million prices and 1.7 billion forecasts every day for enterprises in more than 30 industries around the globe. Our mission is to help companies and the people who work for them outperform. To learn more, visit 

          A Day in the Life of the Director of Information Security -About the role: 

          • Responsible for identifying, evaluating reporting on, and mitigating information security risks in a manner that meets internal, compliance and regulatory requirements, and responding to incidents that may occur.
            • Evaluate and test Information Security controls and leads the development, enforcement, and maintenance of policies, procedures, measures, and mechanisms to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of information.
            • Identify and balance security initiatives to risks.
            • Help develop and prioritize security initiatives and options.
          • Will partner with constituents throughout the company to achieve strategic goals and ensure the appropriate balance is achieved between risk and controls.
          • Possess strong influencing skills to educate and shift the security tolerances of the company, executives, employees, vendors and partners. He/she will also possess strong communications skills to support the sales and support efforts of the company.
          • Oversee and coordinate security efforts across the company, including information technology, cloud operations, product engineering, processional services, human resources, legal, facilities management and other groups.
          • Oversee safeguarding of intellectual property, customer information, financial transactions and computer systems.
          • Manage the ongoing documentation, development, implementation, and maintenance of the company’s Information Security Program Framework (ISPF), including publication of all Security Policies and oversight and collection/retention of all associated standards.
            • Ensure compliance with contractual and legislative mandates through these policies and standards.
            • Devise policies and procedures regarding areas such as information security, business continuity planning, loss prevention and fraud prevention, and privacy.
            • Create and maintain necessary security related programs such as security awareness, business continuity, and incident management etc.
          • Develop and mentor co­workers in regards to information security.
            • Ensure that information security standards and policies are understood and followed.
          • Understand the fundamental business activities and work with the various departments to develop appropriate information security solutions that adequately protect these activities.
            • Provide subject matter expertise across the enterprise, and to the organization related to projects, initiatives, and strategic decisions to ensure proper consideration of information security requirements.
          • Investigate security breaches and lead computer forensics efforts.
            • Act as the central point of contact for all communications dealing with information security incidents.
          • Manage the coordination and communication across all Information Security Team Committee members, and ensures that any exceptions are approved through established authorization channels, and documented according to established guidelines.
            • Responsible for the notification and escalation of information to key individuals within the company.

          Required Qualifications – About you: 

          We are looking for candidates who possess the combination of the following achievements, skills and behaviors: 

          • Thorough knowledge of all aspects of information security and compliance including SOX and SSAE 16, ISO 27001/2, and PCI.
          • Solid understanding and demonstrable experience in project and security program management.
          • Knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
          • Solid understanding in application security, cloud security, security operations, incident response and infrastructure security
          • Experience securing software solutions in the Public Cloud.
          • Knowledge of networking and security technologies such as, IPSEC, VPN, routers, switches, firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention, data leakage, WAF, DNS and TCP/IP networking.
          • Skilled in communicating conceptual and technical information both verbally (on phone, one-on-one, to groups) and in writing (emails, letters, reports, presentations) to various audiences (work group, team, company management, external clients).
          • Ability to establish and maintain relationships with individuals at all levels of the organization, in the business community and with vendors.
          • Prior management experience
          • Ability to lead initiatives, make decisions and drive change across the organization
          • Skilled in translating technical data into business impact information.
          • Proven analytical and problem solving abilities.
          • Experience working in a team oriented and collaborative environment, with multifunctional business teams


          • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Business Administration.
          • Minimum 10 years’ experience as an information security professional.

          Skills & Personal Characteristics: 

          • Ownership
          • Passion:
          • Pride
          • Trust
          • Integrity
          • Innovation
          • Customer Centricity

          Why PROS? 

          This is a unique opportunity to join the market leading company that has not only has 30+ years of proven success but also has a significantly under penetrated opportunity in a $30B addressable market. 

          PROS culture and the truly extraordinary people who work here are at the very core of our success. We have a passion for what we do, and we won’t stop until we’ve delivered on our promises. We’re committed to the success of our customers. That’s why we think harder and dream bigger – so our customers can go even further than they ever imagined possible. 

          Our people make PROS stand out from the rest. if you want to be a part of something truly extraordinary, come help us shape the future of how companies compete and win in their markets. 

          Work Environment: 

          Most work activities are performed in an office or home-office environment and require little to moderate physical exertion. Work activities may require periods of extended hours, critical deadlines and stressful situations. To successfully complete the tasks of this position, individuals must be able to communicate clearly (in writing and orally), comprehend business terminology, interpret numerical data. 

          This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the job and the general nature and level of work performed by job holders within this job. This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the position. 

          About PROS 
          PROS Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: PRO) is a cloud software company powering the shift to modern commerce by helping companies create personalized and frictionless buying experiences for their customers. Fueled by dynamic pricing science and machine learning, PROS solutions make it possible for companies to price, configure and sell their products and services in an omnichannel environment with speed, precision and consistency. Our customers, who are leaders in their markets, benefit from decades of data science expertise infused into our industry solutions. To learn more, visit



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