Program Manager, Strategic Security Projects

US-CA-San Francisco
3 months ago
Safety & Security - Engineering Security
US-CA-San Francisco
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Uber Technologies, Inc.
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Job Description



As an early member of the Security Strategic Programs team and part of the larger tech organization, you’ll be entrusted to lead critical, high-impact, cross-functional projects centered around emergent business needs.


  • Partner with leaders across Security and Uber to unite around shared goals and solve strategic problems on a global scale
  • Drive short-term deep dives into internal and external opportunities and structure recommendations on the long term approach
  • Fast-forward to the future by testing out new ideas and exploring uncharted waters
  • Execute on time-sensitive business needs utilizing data-driven frameworks and exceptional judgement
  • Ensure continual alignment to established initiative objectives and goals
  • Collaborate across many functions at Uber, including Engineering, Product, Data Science, Finance, Legal, and HR. Within Security, you’ll work closely with Threat Operations, Engineering Security, Risk Management, and Physical Security


Utilizing sound program management principles, you move fluidly from the big picture to details so that the team can deliver complex and strategic cross-functional projects, often with tight deadlines. You are a bridge and a connector for the company. You are intuitive, focused, driven, organized, insightful and productive. You break through communication issues and effectively develop relationships with stakeholders at all levels of the organization. You build trust across the organization. You are not afraid to be direct, but you strive to act with empathy and integrity.  




Uber is a technology company that is changing the way the world thinks about transportation. We are building technology people use everyday. Whether it's heading home from work, getting a meal delivered from a favorite restaurant, or a way to earn extra income, Uber is becoming part of the fabric of daily life.


We're making cities safer, smarter, and more connected. And we're doing it at a global scale-energizing local economies and bringing opportunity to millions of people around the world.


Uber's positive impact is tangible in the communities we operate in, and that drives us to keep moving forward.




  • At least 5 years of strategy/operations/consulting/investment banking or related experience.
  • Project / program management experience on large, complex initiatives.
  • First in class communication and interpersonal skills. Must be able to influence and thought partner with senior leaders.
  • Strong data & analysis skills -- Excel / spreadsheets required, SQL Proficiency preferred.
  • High aptitude for going deep quickly into any domain or knowledge space
  • Obsessively focused on execution with a knack for attention to detail and seeing around corners.
  • You never hesitate to roll up your sleeves and tackle something hands-on -- no task is too small for you, and you persevere when others fall away.
  • Explorer at heart with a go-getter attitude -- ability to self-serve, investigate and get / analyze the data and information required to be successful.
  • Master disambiguator/simplifier -- constantly pushing toward clarity and delivery. No problem is too complex or ambiguous for you to tackle.
  • Keen ability to think strategically and creatively. See opportunity where others see blank space.




  • Employees are given Uber credits every month.
  • Delicious catered lunches.
  • Sharp, motivated co-workers in a fun office environment.
  • Unlimited vacation policy; work hard and take time when you need it.
  • The rare opportunity to change the world such that everyone around you is using the product you built. We’re not just another social web app, we’re moving real people and assets and reinventing transportation and logistics globally.




  • Competitive salary
  • Equity compensation plan
  • 401(k)
  • Generous medical/dental/vision coverage to fit your needs.
  • Gym reimbursement


We're bringing Uber and mobility to every major city in the world. Our growth is historic and global - great time to join us. We need brains and passion to make it happen and to make it happen in style. We have much more than just Riders/Drivers going on!



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