Information Security Manager (in Chemnitz)

About Staffbase

At Staffbase we believe that Internal Communication moves people, and people move companies. Our mission is to empower leaders and communicators to drive transformation through internal comms solutions, strategies, and insights. Our most recent Series E funding led by General Atlantic, officially launched us to 🦄  UNICORN 🦄  status!

We’re headquartered in Chemnitz, Germany, with offices in many locations throughout the world, including New York, London, Berlin and Dresden. Our international team counts more than 800 employees from 45+ nationalities and we have a growing base of 2500+ customers that want to transform their employee experience. We are rapidly scaling, post-Series E ($115 million funding), have strong-growing revenue, and our customers love us.

As an Information Security Manager you support, together with the Information Security Team our organization's digital assets and ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of sensitive information.

This role involves developing and implementing security policies, and procedures, and supporting our go-to market teams with answering security questionnaires. You will also collaborate with cross-functional teams to foster a culture of security awareness and compliance, conduct risk assessments, and oversee incident response protocols to minimize cybersecurity risks and protect the organization's data assets.

What you’ll be doing 

  • Working with our Information Security Team to improve Staffbase’s security level.
  • Providing support with answering security questionnaires from our prospects and customers.
  • Collaborating with the team to implement and improve our Security helpdesk in order to support internal stakeholders. 
  • With your security knowledge, you’ll help define new processes or improve existing processes. 
  • Learning how to work in a full SaaS company as an Information Security Manager. 

What you need to be successful

  • Bachelors / Masters Degree in Information Science or demonstrable Information Security experience.
  • Business fluency in German is required.
  • Business fluency in English is desired.
  • You enjoy communicating and working with internal and external customers. 
  • You bring the ability to understand technical concepts and effectively communicate them to technical and non-technical people.

What you’ll get

  • Competitive Compensation - we offer attractive salary packages including an Employee Stock Option Plan.
  • Flexibility - we offer flexible working time models and the option of hybrid work, and support this with a yearly flex work allowance of €1560.
  • Growth Budget - all employees get a yearly budget for external training of €1000, and one day off for growth per year (increase to two days in 2nd year).
  • Wellbeing - in addition to our yearly vacation of 30 days, we’re running a 4-day-work week every year in August with full payment.
  • Support - we’re offering a company pension scheme.
  • Sports & Health - join our sport courses in the offices or lease a bike with Staffbase. The offices are equipped with fruits, drinks and snacks.
  • Team Building - Regular team and office events including the yearly Staffbase Camp.
  • Volunteers Day - you’ll get one day off per year for supporting a social project. We will donate a small amount for that project in addition.
  • Employee Referral Program - one of your friends is a fit to one of our full-time openings? Refer them and get a referral bonus paid.


Chemnitz is a a modern industrial city and the hometown of Staffbase. Our headquarter was founded here in 2014. The city is a centre of technology focusing particularly on automobile and car supplier industries, information technology and engineering. Chemnitz will be European Capital of Culture in 2025.


Also available in Berlin, Dresden, Leipzig

Information Security & IT