We’re Cruise, the self-driving ride-hailing service.

We are building the world’s most advanced, all-electric, self-driving cars to safely connect people to the places, things, and experiences they care about. We believe self-driving cars will help save lives, reimagine cities, redefine time in transit, and restore freedom of movement for many.

At Cruise, our engineers have opportunities to grow and develop while learning from leaders at the cutting-edge of their fields. With a culture of internal mobility, there's opportunity to thrive in a variety of disciplines. This is a place for dreamers and doers to succeed.

If you are looking to solve one of today’s most complex engineering challenges, see the results of your work in hundreds of self-driving cars, and make a positive impact in the world starting in our cities, join us.

About the role:

Cruise is looking for an experienced Technical Program Manager to initiate, define and manage security engineering projects and drive project issues to resolution. We’re looking for an excellent communicator with a passion for security who has experience leading and managing ongoing initiatives across teams.

Day-to-day responsibilities include:

  • Develop program roadmaps and delivery plans for various aspects of the Security program
  • Work with product managers to ensure existing and new initiatives are prioritized and sized with acceptance criteria
  • Ensure engineering and TPM counterpart(s) always know the highest priority work to be working on in the short to medium term
  • Work proactively with the Engineering Managers to align and reflect GRC initiatives 
  • Communicate to program lead and cross-functional teams accomplishments, misses, and blockers to milestones
  • Ensure planned workload and hiring plan are in sync over time
  • Support the design and evaluation of technology solutions and implementation frameworks/systems to enable governance and overall compliance
  • Refine processes & tools used by your team and its cross-functional contributors
  • Advocate on behalf of security & appropriate access controls across the organization
  • Track and report on project progress, proactively drive corrective actions as needed
  • Create and organize project documentation

You should apply for this role if you have the following qualifications:

  • 6+ years of experience managing technical projects in a fast-paced tech company and/or highly regulated industry
  • Experience managing cross-functional security initiatives
  • Demonstrated knowledge of security 
  • Highly collaborative, dynamic problem-solver - ability to lead, motivate and influence others even without direct reporting authority
  • Ability to understand complex technical systems
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, ambiguous environment with minimal direction
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills & ability to work across disciplines, interacting confidently with stakeholders at all levels, from executives to staff
  • Organized, excellent attention to detail, and results oriented
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in a related field or equivalent combination of education and experience

Bonus points!

  • Experience managing a security (or related) program at a high-growth tech company
  • Experience managing cross-functional security initiatives
  • Professional certifications in security, compliance, or enterprise risk management

Perks of being a Cruiser:

While doing meaningful work is the best perk of all, we also offer the following programs and benefits to support the extraordinary humans who serve as the backbone in making our robot cars go:

  • The opportunity to solve difficult problems that have immediate and valuable real-world applications
  • Competitive salary and benefits including 401k Cruise matching program to help you meet your long-term financial goals
  • Medical / dental / vision, AD+D and Life
  • Paid parental leave so you can spend time with the newest addition(s) to your family’s fleet
  • Health and Wellness reimbursement
  • Flexible vacation and 10 paid company holidays
  • State of the art equipment for your workstation
  • Healthy lunch, snacks, dinner

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