CISO / Head of Security H/F/X


Monde Entier 🌎 Remote


Jul 27

This job is no longer accepting applications.


 In this role, you will:

  • Build our security strategy and roadmap with the help of the VP of Business Technology
  • Define our security organization and governance
  • Lead our ISO 27001 certification strategy and actions, with a mid-term goal to be certified
  • Own the risk assessment and associated mitigation plans
  • Drive a security-aware culture within the company
  • Formalize security dashboards and reporting to the C-team and board
  • Manage security relationships with our third parties and customers 
  • Own our security tools and services
  • Lead security incident and crisis management actions
  • Formalize business continuity plan and recovery plan and build our cyber resilience strategy in collaboration with the Infrastructure team
  • Build our security control plan


You will be reporting directly to the VP of Business Technology.


  • You have a strong security and operations background
  • You are an experienced manager
  • You have the ability to report to C-team & board 
  • You have the ability to withstand pressure 
  • You are familiar with AWS and cloud providers in general 
  • You have the ability to think both strategically and tactically with strong attention to detail in a high-energy, fast-paced environment
  • You have excellent knowledge of all security-related concepts (including but not limited to Data Privacy, Business Continuity, CASB, SASE and Technology Resilience)
  • You have a good understanding of risk management related to SaaS applications
  • You have a positive attitude, "can-do" approach, team-player and decisive activity leader
  • You have excellent organisation skills - the ability to plan and organise work so that it is efficient and effective 
  • You have fluent English and French communication skills, both written and verbal (C1 in both languages)
  • You have the ability to thrive in a dynamic and constantly evolving environment


  • Experience as a network/security/systems engineer
  • Relevant professional experience with proven ability to manage large and complicated projects with experience leading cross-functional projects and teams, driving results 
  • Experience creating a new function from scratch
  • Experience in EdTech or with a large community website is a plus
  • Minimum experience of 10 years (including at least 5 years in security)


  • A work environment and a strong culture built on agility, openness, respect and high quality
  • A competitive salary
  • Health insurance (“Mutuelle”) monthly fee entirely paid by OpenClassrooms and remote medical consultations for free
  • Access to professional development training sponsored by OpenClassrooms
  • Pass Navigo entirely paid by OpenClassrooms
  • Meal vouchers (Employer contribution at 60%, the max authorised by law)
  • Access to the gym for free (Gymlib paid by OpenClassrooms)
  • Unlimited days off, and after 1 year at OpenClassrooms, a 1.000€ premium once a year for 15+ days off taken
  • “Remote First” work policy
  • A company MacBook / PC


  • The journey starts with the first interview with a member of the Talent Acquisition team
  • Then a videoconference with the Manager of the team you are applying to join
  • This will then be followed by a case study to validate your practical job-related skills 
  • Finally, you will meet other team members (Brand & Comms, Learning, Employers & Student Success, Finance…)
  • Finally, you will be asked to provide us with professional references including contact details. 

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