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Title:  Manager of Product Security


Bangalore, Karnataka, IN, 560071

Requisition ID:  32482
Job Summary

The Product Security Group is seeking a Senior Manager to take an active role in a cross functional team focused on planning and guiding the implementation of multiple product security initiatives.  You will manage a team of highly skilled individuals who plan, lead, and manage the application and compliance tracking of secure development lifecycle activities, incident response and DevOps.  This is a challenging position working in a very fast paced environment with both proactive and reactive job functions.

Essential Functions
Essential Functions

Essential Functions/Responsibilities

The Senior Manager of Product Security coordinates the local team activities and operates as a local people manager.  The team is segmented into three focus areas, secure development lifecycle (SDL/SDLC), product security incident response (PSIRT) and DevOps.   The role involves working with others who have a varying level of understanding of product security and how it impacts their functions.  Strong communication skills are required.  A successful candidate will be able to successfully relate product security to all levels of experience from senior leaders to entry level.  The job requires the handling of sensitive information and requires exceptional judgment to protect the company and customer’s interests.  A successful candidate will be accountable for team deliverables and hold team members accountable for their deliverables.


Essential Functions

A major part of your responsibility will be to provide direction and supervision to the team members responsible for:

- Secure development lifecycle (SDL/SDLC) engineering

  - Threat Modeling

  - Functional Specification Review

  - Test report interpretation including static and dynamic analysis

- Security tooling

- Metric reporting

- DevOps

- Product Security Incident Response


Implement new projects, policies and procedures for the department(s); and ensure that project goals are met and delivered on time.

Utilize previously technical, project management, and people management experience to actively lead regional and global projects. 

Take responsibility for results, including costs, methods and staffing.

Organizational skills to distribute work amongst your team and resolve resource conflicts

Provide clear expectations and prioritization of the work to be delivered.

Present security topics on a regular basis to varying levels of staff.


Job Requirements

- Strong oral and written communication skills are essential.

- Experience in software development with a clear understanding of the product development lifecycle, technical requirements and project management.
- A strong understanding of concepts related to computer architecture, data structures and programming practices.

- Strong understanding of static analysis, dynamic analysis, OWASP top 10, SANS/CWE top 25 and vulnerability scanning.

- Strong understanding of third-party and open source software integration and usage methodology.

- Understanding of security maturity models such as BSIMM is preferred.

- Storage background and understanding of network topologies is a plus.


- Proven experience in leading teams in software security test planning, automation, documentation and process improvement. 

- A demonstrated ability to manage professional level employees and develop an inclusive culture.

- Proven track record on managing multiple projects and maintaining accountability for deliverables.

- Develop positive working relationships with other teams and organizations.
- Experience with developing annual operating plans and goals.

- Ability to make decisions under pressure and prioritize competing demands.


- A minimum of 10 years of experience as an individual contributor and a minimum of 5 years as a people manager is required.

- A Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering or Computer Science, a Master Degree, or a PhD; or equivalent experience is required.

- PMP or equivalent Program Management experience is a plus.
- Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects is required.

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