Regional Security Manager Americas

Who we are

About Stripe

Stripe is a financial infrastructure platform for businesses. Millions
of companies - from the world’s largest enterprises to the most
ambitious startups - use Stripe to accept payments, grow their revenue,
and accelerate new business opportunities. Our mission is to increase
the GDP of the internet, and we have a staggering amount of work ahead.
That means you have an unprecedented opportunity to put the global
economy within everyone's reach while doing the most important work of
your career.

About the team

Stripe is looking for an experienced Regional Security Manager to join
our team. As the Regional Security Manager Americas at Stripe, you will
be responsible for developing our core physical security deliverables to
office locations in the Americas (North America and parts of Latin
America), and help evolve our program to support Stripe around the
globe. You will work cross functionally within the Corporate Security,
Safety & Resilience team, and alongside other business teams at the
company to keep Stripe secure and Stripes safe.

What you’ll do



  • Serve as a leader on the team reporting to the Head of Global Security
  • Manage and provide oversight of our physical security operations
    function in the Americas region and support the wider team globally as
  • Work closely with Stripe's business leads, workplace teams and
    external business partners to optimize the team to scale with business
  • Build, review, and refine policy and procedure guidance documents for
    security practices, user operations escalations, event management,
    crisis management, and incident documentation
  • Partner with functional, business and vendor teams across the company
    to conduct risk, threat and vulnerability assessments to identify and
    document Stripe's most impactful risks. Recommend and deploy
    appropriate mitigation strategies
  • Effectively manage services providers, ensuring an effective risk
    based programs operating within a developed set of standard operating
    procedures. Provide feedback through service level agreements,
    quarterly business reviews and agreed key performance indicators. 
  • Forecast budgets accurately, make improvement and cost-efficiency
    suggestions and manage operations to budget
  • Create and administer employee education programming to increase
    security awareness levels throughout the regional offices as we
    continue to develop a culture of security that protects Stripe and our
  • Collaborate with business continuity, crisis management and
    environmental, health & safety teams to ensure emergency incident
    and crisis response plans are in place and tested regularly
  • Provide security design expertise and project management in relation
    to new office builds and expansion efforts throughout the region.
  • Work closely with key stakeholders to support return to office and
    covid response efforts in the region
  • Spearhead the planning and execution of proactive, innovative security
    programs and projects to reduce risk to Stripe

Who you are

We're looking for someone who meets the minimum requirements to be
considered for the role. If you meet these requirements, you are
encouraged to apply. The preferred qualifications are a bonus, not a

Minimum requirements

  • At least 5+ years experience working at a multinational company, with
    responsibility for regional security operations in the Americas.
  • Hold a degree in a security or risk related field and/or be certified
    through ASIS International with a CPP or similar designation that
    demonstrates an active interest and desire to continually develop in
    your professional field
  • A solid understanding of core physical security risks and threats, and
    experience in developing effective and measurable programs in an
    international setting
  • A strategic mindset with a service attitude, constantly working
    towards satisfying the needs of our users
  • Be a great communicator and solid project manager, able to effectively
    prioritize and advance a large number of projects happening
    simultaneously, often on tight deadlines
  • A highly developed network of resources, cultivated through years of
    building relationships in the security industry, government and the
    tech community to ensure your effectiveness in a wide region with
    complex geopolitical, cultural, and business environments.
  • Extreme organizational skills, hyper-responsiveness, and leadership
  • Be able to travel internationally (when restrictions allow) up to 25%
    of the time, sometimes at short notice
  • Demonstrated experience in proactively and collaboratively assessing
    and mitigating organizational risks and challenges to deliver
    successful outcomes


Office locations

South San Francisco HQ


Corporate Security

Job type

Full time

We look forward to hearing from you

At Stripe, we're looking for people with passion, grit, and integrity. You're encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. Your skills and passion will stand out—and set you apart—especially if your career has taken some extraordinary twists and turns. At Stripe, we welcome diverse perspectives and people who think rigorously and aren't afraid to challenge assumptions. Join us.