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Junior Information Security Analyst



Remote · Portugal
Posted on Wednesday, October 18, 2023

About Us:

DataCamp is on a mission to make the world data fluent by building the future of data education. We help both businesses and individuals to up-skill, re-skill, and transition from learning to doing data science through our training, certification and collaboration tools.

Today we have 400+ interactive courses, 270+ expert instructors, 90+ real-life projects and we consistently upgrade our learning products and services to continuously deliver value to consumer, teams and enterprise customers.

Since our launch in 2013, more than 11 million learners around the world have completed hundreds of millions of DataCamp content items. More than 3,500 businesses and government entities worldwide use DataCamp to make their teams and organisations data fluent.

Funded by Spectrum Equity, Accomplice and Arthur Ventures, our ambition is to grow to $100M ARR in the next few years. Headquartered in NY, we have offices in London and Leuven with about 200 colleagues working together out of our major hubs or remotely.

About the Role:

Join our security force as a Junior Information Security Analyst, a crucial role in steering our security measures. You'll actively engage in refining our ISMS, support GDPR compliance endeavors, and be an integral part of maintaining our ISO27001 standards.


  • Champion the efficient management and enhancement of DataCamp’s ISMS, aligning with ISO27001 benchmarks.
  • Drive GDPR compliance initiatives and ensure our data practices meet applicable requirements.
  • Participate in security questionnaires, crafting precise and timely responses.
  • Monitor security alerts, ensuring actions align with our best practices.
  • Collaborate across departments to create a culture of integrity around security, GDPR, and ISMS.
  • Stay ahead of the curve on security, GDPR, and ISMS developments.
  • Contribute to the creation and refinement of documentation pertinent to security, GDPR, and ISMS.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Holds a Bachelor’s degree in IT, Cybersecurity, or related domains.
  • Has knowledge in globally recognized security standards such as ISO27001, SOC2, and GDPR regulations.
  • Is adept with tools and methodologies intrinsic to security and compliance.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Is analytically driven with a flair for problem-solving.
  • Capable of independent initiative and collaborative teamwork.


  • Professional certifications like CompTIA Security+, ISO27001 Lead Implementer/Auditor, or relevant to SOC2, CISA, CIPM, CISSP, CISM.
  • Experience in roles focused on ISMS, GDPR, or broader security compliance.
  • Keeps up-to-date with the ever-evolving cybersecurity, GDPR, and ISMS landscape.
  • Familiarity or experience with compliance management tools such as Drata, Vanta, Onetrust, HyperComply, Loopio, or similar platforms.

What's in it for you:

  • A competitive salary complemented by stock options.
  • Challenges that push your technical limits daily.
  • Flexibility in working hours and location.
  • International company retreats.
  • Budget allocation for conferences and hardware.
  • Engage with an inspired and driven team.

DataCamp stands as an equal-opportunity employer. We not only recognize diversity, but we also celebrate it, committed to establishing an all-inclusive space for every team member.

What's in it for you:

In addition to joining a creative and international start-up, as a permanent employee you’ll enjoy:

  • A very competitive salary and stock options
  • An exciting job that will offer you technical challenges every day
  • Flexible working hours
  • International company retreats
  • Conference and hardware budget
  • Working with a great team (everyone says this, but we’re serious—we’re pretty great)

DataCamp is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.