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Sr. Technical Program Manager, Security
Posted on 4/7/2022
Austin, TX, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Work with Security, IT, engineering, infrastructure, and People teams to discover, define, and implement our strategic vision and roadmap across our most important programs
  • Develop an objective, risk-based, innovative approach to identifying and solving our highest priority security initiatives
  • Analyze, define, and revamp many of Cloudflare's processes and internal workflows as we mature our security programs across the company
  • Lead conversations with key internal and external stakeholders to make tough decisions, prioritize requirements, estimate work efforts, define milestones, identify dependencies, evaluate and mitigate risks, triage and debug issues large and small
  • Build relationships across Cloudflare's many teams and stakeholders, breakthrough communication issues, maintain alignment and morale all while ensuring decisions get made that align with our program principles
  • Synthesize ideas and concepts into executable program / project plans (PRDs, technical design specs, roadmaps, budgets, resource planning, etc)
  • Project and product manage development efforts, run and test pilots and proof of concepts, and roll out changes and updates
  • Guide and develop understanding of architectural solutions, the impact to our teams and products, and the level of effort across engineering teams
  • Understand our products deeply from a technical and business perspective; develop broad domain and technical knowledge
  • Balance the focus on long term vision and roadmap vs the need to ensure high risk tactical security issues are addressed
  • Partner with our Governance, Risk and Compliance team to understand policies and control standards and how that can influence or change roadmaps
  • Generate cadenced program updates, reports, and metrics for internal stakeholders as well as executive level summaries that ensures stakeholder are well informed
  • 3+ years of experience in software development / product management / technical program management in a technical environment with a focus on security
  • Experience building out programs globally and from the ground up in a technical environment
  • Hands on technical experience when it comes to driving our solutions across various stakeholders
  • Ability to understand the technical details and make recommendations that elevate the solution
  • Foresight to understand and plan around the technical dependencies and impacts associated with other teams and projects
  • Have an engineering background and/or mindset when solving problems
  • Equally adept at strategy formulation and tactical execution
  • Strong change management and communication skills
  • Exceptional empathy and integrity. Demonstrated success in earning trust across a broad variety of stakeholders and making principled decisions
  • Ability to influence and motivate people across a broad variety of job functions
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and advance a large number of projects simultaneously
  • Experience in or desire to work with multiple time zones and multiple cross functional teams, including travel as needed

1,001-5,000 employees

Web performance & security platform
Company Overview
Cloudflare's mission is to help build a better Internet. The company specializes in providing a content delivery network and DDoS mitigation services.
  • Competitive salaries
  • Take-what-you-need paid vacation policy
  • Comprehensive health plans and benefits
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Commuter and ride share options
  • Returnships
Company Values
  • Be curious to learn and grow
  • Communicate clearly, directly, and transparently
  • Do the right thing
  • Embrace diversity to make Cloudflare better
  • Get your work across the finish line
  • Lead with empathy and assume good intentions