Head of IT

Job description

We are Ramp

Ramp is a global company with one goal in mind: to make crypto easier. Interacting with crypto-powered apps still feels intimidating for most. We work to unlock a future where crypto is as easy to use as eCommerce is today.

Ramp’s SDK and APIs empower hundreds of developers to build the crypto buying process right into their apps used by millions of users. We leverage the power of existing banking and payment systems to provide a seamless experience for crypto onboarding focusing on UX, speed and security.

We’re backed by some amazing institutional investors including NfX, Seedcamp, Firstminute and Galaxy Digital, as well as founders and execs from Wise, Dapper, Coinbase, Stripe and other high value-add investors.

You will be working hand in hand with the best builders and makers in the industry on the cross-section of fintech and blockchain. We build on a global scale, by empowering novel and breathtaking products. Focus and excellence are a must.

NFX about us.

Role Overview

We’re looking for a Head of IT to work on Ramp’s internal infrastructure across the whole organization. Someone who is excited by the possibilities of working on the intersection of FinTech and blockchain, hardening the security of our company, and improving our IT processes.

Core Responsibilities

  • Implementing internal security procedures and protocols to prevent potential threats.
  • Structuring and maintaining technical processes across the organization
  • Building an internal wiki with technical and security documentation, manuals, and IT policies
  • Securing and maintaining external services accesses and passwords vault
  • Cooperating with Engineering Team to work on the company security procedures
  • Cooperating with Office Manager with onboarding of new employees
  • Cooperating with external IT company in terms of equipment management and certification processes


Candidate Requirements

  • 3+ years of experience in working as a Head of IT / IT Manager or similar role
  • Experience in managing internal IT processes
  • Familiarity with various operating systems and platforms - Google Workspaces / Azure AD / Windows / Mac / Linux
  • Working knowledge of Computer Science, networking, cloud services with a strong focus on business process security management, cyber security and risk mitigation solutions.
  • Working knowledge of system security (e.g. central antivirus servers, intrusion detection systems) and data backup/recovery
  • SIEM, SOAR, OSSIM implementation and management experience.
  • System resilience management, monitoring and hardening.
  • Data backup and retention policies, solution implementation and auditing.
  • Ability to communicate clearly in English with foreign partners (at least B2 level) 

We offer

💰 PLN 13 440 - 16 800 net on an invoice (B2B or employment contract - net = total cost)

📈 Stock options in a rapidly growing company (so far we have grown 30-40% per month!)

🏝 26+ fully paid holidays (we want to trust your ownership and we don’t stand over your head when you work)
🏠 Comfy workspace located in Warsaw and Wroclaw (you can also work remotely with occasional visits to one of our offices)
🏊‍♀️ Private health care package and Multisport Plus card for you and your partner - fully on us

💻 Full equipment and tools you only need (at your choice: Windows, macOS, Linux or whatever you wish)
🥇 Co- building one of the hottest crypto startups in CEE (we’ve just raised the highest A round in CEE!)

👩‍🎓 Development/conference budget to grow your skills which you can use outside of Ramp

⛰️ Yearly company retreat

🗣️ English lessons

🔝 Making decisions having an impact and super high level of ownership

Ramp is an equal opportunity employer. What this means in practice is that your race, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability, or age won’t affect our recruitment decisions. We’ll focus solely on your skills, experience, the potential for growth and attitude.

Do you fear you won’t fit in? 90%+ of Ramp’s team agreed with the following statement: While I occasionally felt like a misfit in other workplaces/firms, I feel a sense of belonging here at Ramp.

Psst. If you're not the one, but someone you know might just be the perfect fit? Let them know!