Head of Security Compliance

About Paack


Paack is an avant-garde technology start-up in the logistics sector. It was founded in 2015, and since then, the company has experienced strong global growth and it currently operates in 70 cities across different countries such as Spain, the UK, France, and Portugal. Our success is backed by renowned European investors.


We believe the future of e-commerce deliveries is a customer-controlled system that schedules the distribution according to clients’ preferences. Additionally, our approach blends the last mile delivery experience with an environmental-friendly service. Paack wants to establish a combination of the two as the new market standard. Hence, we ensure clients receive their parcels in a time that suits them while contributing to sustainability.


Our product ecosystem was designed in-house allowing both technology and operationality to integrate perfectly, delivering parcels more efficiently. This results in unprecedented outcomes, offering our retail clients a competitive advantage whilst reducing the impact of their carbon footprint. Due to previously mentioned reasons, some of the best retailers (Amazon, Inditex Group (Zara), H&M, El Corte Inglés, etc) have chosen Paack as their exclusive partner.


Our team of Paackers is multicultural, multilingual, and highly qualified. We enjoy the challenges of scaling a global technology and logistics business, facing them with ambition. In accordance with our corporate values: We Care, We Thrive, We Innovate, Paack is looking for inspiring people, people who love to grow exceeding expectations, and challenge the status quo. Paack is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace, committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workplace.


Our team


Paack is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace, committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workplace.


We are multicultural, multilingual, highly qualified, entrepreneurial, and, inherently, we like to work hard. We enjoy all the challenges of scaling a global technology and logistics business, and we face them with ambition.


The engineering team has a flat management structure. The teams are organized by-products. Technical decisions are made as a team taking in the feedback and thought process of the engineers. Team members are free to move between different teams based on the feedback of their team members and the status of their project.


We work from different locations across the globe in different time zones. We follow agile practices like sprint planning, daily standup, and retrospectives through Slack and perform pair programming sessions and weekly engineering talks.


Development Practices


We automate everything from development, deployment, and infrastructure management. We also have an open communication channel with our users to understand their needs. We have established a culture of DevOps that helps teams collaborate better and deliver reliable software faster, however, there is still room for improvement.


About the job


We are looking for a Head of Security Compliance to join our growing Technology team to build and lead out a team of security compliance specialists to support our internal security compliance program. Focusing on establishing a security compliance culture and program this role will be responsible for ensuring that Paack complies with its own internal policies and standards as well as ensuring conformance to industry standards such as ISO 27000 and the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) Star Programme. 


Main duties:

  • Build and lead a team of security compliance professionals with a strong technology focus and with a focus on cloud technologies
  • Define company policies that provide the framework for the implementation of best practices with respect to security by design and by default in terms of digital technology
  • Provide a governance framework for reporting on security compliance and internal security controls
  • Provide an internal consulting capability centered on controls design, implementation, and review

 What are we looking for?


If you’re a leader in the emerging area of Data Protection and Privacy seeking to define best practices in this area with respect to emerging digital technologies such as cloud, mobile applications, and data analytics then keep reading.


 We would like you to have:

  • At least 5 years of experience in senior security compliance role focusing on ensuring compliance to industry standards
  • Experience in establishing, implementing, and leading a security compliance function
  • Experience in reporting to senior management and board of directors on compliance to security standards
  • Experience in managing security audits, leasing with external auditors and other third parties such as customer security assurance frameworks
  • Solid knowledge of how industry-standard  frameworks such as NIST Cyber Security Framework, ISO 27000, and CSA STAR Framework

We would also like you to:

  • Certified as an ISO 27000 lead auditor or similar
  • A deep interest in data protection and privacy in terms of technology and how society can reap the benefits of technology while still respecting people’s right to privacy

Why Paack?


Because to lead the online market delivery revolution we need enthusiastic, energetic, and committed people. People, who also bring strong expertise in their professional area and have a learning mindset.

If you commit to bringing all the above, we do commit to:

  • A great project in a fast-growing start-up, which is revolutionizing last-mile delivery in major European cities (London, Paris, Madrid, Barcelona, Lisbon, etc).
  • A place for people to grow and build a successful career being part of a unique Team, both human and professional.
  • Collaborative work environment, we are passionate about new ideas and suggestions.
  • Permanent contract.
  • Flexible remote work schedule.

Who will be part of your team?


Olivier Colinet (Chief Product & Technology Officer): ex-Googler and founding member of Google Cloud in EMEA

Suraj Shirvankar (Chief Technology Officer): Paack co-founder


Next steps


Sound like a fit? Come and join our success. If you believe you have the capabilities to thrive in this role, then please submit your CV and any accompanying materials by completing the below.

Once we have reviewed your application and suitability, we’ll then be in touch to arrange a call as a next step. After which we’d invite you to visit us and meet the team. We thank you in advance.

Trabalhar Connosco

Em conformidade com o artigo 13.º do Regulamento (UE) 679/2016 relativo à proteção das pessoas singulares no que respeita ao tratamento dos seus dados pessoais e à livre circulação dos mesmos, e o artigo 11.º da Lei 3/2018 de Proteção de Dados e garantia dos direitos digitais, informamos que o envio deste formulário implica a sua autorização a favor da PAACK SPV INVESTMENTS, S.L. e das empresas do grupo para o tratamento dos seus dados pessoais, que serão incorporados nos sistemas de informação da PAACK SPV INVESTMENTS, S.L. para responder ao seu aplicativo. Poderá exercer os direitos de acesso, apagamento, retificação, oposição, portabilidade e limitação a qualquer momento, comunicando-o por escrito para gdpr@paack.co