Security Program Manager
- San Francisco, CA
The Security organization is responsible for reducing security risk for all aspects of doing business at Square. This includes: partnering with engineering teams to help them understand the security risks of their design and implementation choices; creating platform technologies that deliver critical security functions; and securing the systems and networks that make up our operations and corporate environment. We are looking for a Program Manager to join our Security team, which is directly responsible for our most important projects and engagements.
The Security Program Manager will help develop and implement programs to enable the evaluation and mitigation of risk across the company. You'll collaborate with product teams and analysts to prioritize and manage feature requests, coordinate and prioritize work, create new processes and mature existing workflows. You will directly shape programs and tools to allow teams to make reasonable trade-offs that enable them to work securely.
Manage large scale security programs across Square and within Security. These complex projects often have competing timelines and resource needs
Create and manage systems that inventory all requested and planned work, assign criteria to evaluate and build the roadmap, and then manage programs to successful launch.
Manage diverse relationships with Product, Engineering, Operations, Partner and Foundational teams, and provide recommendations that help teams understand and deliver their program executables.
Partner across the Security Organization (Engineering, Security Partners, Policy, Privacy and Platform) teams to measure and prioritize security risks to our buyers, sellers, and the company to ensure we are consistently applying our resources to the most pressing concerns.
Build upon existing internal partnerships: define, iterate and enable new projects that minimize security risk across Square.
Participate in quarterly and annual planning for the Security PMO
5 or more years of product/project management experience
Broad knowledge of program management challenges and mitigations
Hands on experience with JIRA
Demonstrated success managing enterprise or large scale programs
Excellent project leadership skills; ability to inspire team members and product partners
Strong technical background
Experience in setting up project schedules and breaking down engineering work across multiple teams and delivery dates
Ability to collaborate and negotiate divergent requirements from different organizations to deliver solutions that best fit the business need
Excellent written communication skills
Experience working in FinTech or Banking
Experience working in/with a security team
At Square, we want you to be well and thrive. Our global benefits package includes:
- Healthcare coverage
- Retirement Plans
- Employee Stock Purchase Program
- Wellness perks
- Paid parental leave
- Flexible time off
- Learning and Development resources