Oportun (Nasdaq: OPRT) is a financial services company and digital platform that provides responsible consumer credit to hardworking people. Using A.I.-driven models that are built on years of proprietary customer insights and billions of unique data points, we have extended millions of loans and billions in affordable credit, providing our customers with alternatives to payday and auto title loans. In recognition of our responsibly designed products which help consumers build their credit history, we have been certified as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) since 2009.
Since extending our first loan in 2006, Oportun has made over 4 million loans, totaling over $10 billion to hardworking low- and moderate-income individuals. In turn, Oportun has helped more than 905,000 people begin establishing the credit history required to enter the financial mainstream. At the same time, Oportun’s customers have saved an estimated $1.9 billion in interest and fees compared to the alternatives typically available to them.
ABOUT TECHNOLOGY @ OPORTUN
Artificial Intelligence and a digital platform are essential to our ability to fulfill Oportun’s financially inclusive mission. The Technology team @ Oportun is dedicated to this mission which we enable by creating, delivering, and maintaining elegant, intuitive, and performant systems to support the needs of our customers and business partners.
The Security Training and Awareness Analyst will be responsible for supporting Security Program Engagement in partnership with the team’s Security Training & Awareness Program Manager. The Security Training and Awareness Analyst will be assisting with identifying and implementing a security training program that addresses key threats and risks and raises the overall security awareness throughout the organization.
This role will also serve as the primary liaison to the Technology organization, Engineering team, Analytics, Data Science, and other technical teams. A key focus of this role is to work in partnership with the Application Security team to implement a security training and awareness program for their stakeholders (which include Engineering, Data Analytics and Data Science) to drive towards a safer, more secure operation. The ideal candidate will have some technical experience and/or a passion for security while also enjoying interacting meaningfully with different audiences. Ultimately, this role aims to reduce risk to our organization by ensuring all employees and related resources know, understand, and follow Oportun’s security requirements and behave in a secure manner. This role may be located at our headquarters in San Carlos, CA or be remote.