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Meta Engineering Manager, Privacy Incident Management in Boston, Massachusetts


Facebook is seeking an Engineering Manager to manage and grow a team specializing in Privacy Incident Investigation. This critical team helps protect the security and privacy of nearly 3 billion people. As its leader, you will play a strategic role in advancing Facebook's mission of giving people the power to build community and bring the world closer together, by working with engineering teams to identify and neutralize threats that aim to collect sensitive information or disrupt our applications, as well as triage, mitigate, remediate, and learn from security/privacy incidents and application-level weaknesses found in our systems. You will also be a key partner to non-engineering teams, such as Legal and Policy, to ensure that incidents are accurately communicated and documented.

We are looking for someone with strong leadership skills, a background in incident investigation and/or product or application security/privacy, and a passion for managing world-class engineers in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate will also be comfortable working across the company, and enjoy finding innovative ways to mitigate risk while protecting billions of users.

Required Skills:

Engineering Manager, Privacy Incident Management Responsibilities:

  1. Support a team of highly capable engineers that provide privacy engineering expertise to identify, classify, and remediate all privacy related incidents for our family of products.

  2. Build the team through personal growth and recruitment.

  3. Develop a roadmap for future work, track progress against it, and evaluate the team’s performance.

  4. Partner with engineering leaders across the company to help them prioritize privacy issues in their products and balance business goals.

  5. Lead effectively through outcomes instead of tasks.

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 3+ years of work experience in software or security engineering, including 1+ years of proven hands-on technical management experience of engineers.

  2. Experience recruiting and managing technical teams, including performance management.

  3. Technical experience across security disciplines – e.g., web applications, incident response, privacy, code review.

  4. Experience building relationships with stakeholders and business leaders.

  5. Coding experience in at least one language.

  6. Enthusiasm for the constant fight to ensure security and privacy on the internet.

  7. Experience in identifying, analyzing, scoping, containing and eradicating real-world threats.

  8. Knowledge of incident response phases and concepts.

  9. Experience in developing, responding and analyzing technical security incident response for application and/or infrastructure breaches.

  10. Knowledge of internet privacy and application security issues.

Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience managing business-critical incidents.

  2. Contributions to the security community (public research, blogging, presentations, etc.).

  3. Background in automated program analysis.

  4. Experience running operational teams.

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at