Block
Our purpose is economic empowerment.
Remote

Security Technical Project Manager (Security TPM), Security PMO

Apply
By clicking Apply Now you agree to share your profile information with the hiring company.

Company Description
Block is one company built from many blocks, all united by the same purpose of economic empowerment. The blocks that form our foundational teams - People, Finance, Counsel, Hardware, Information Security, Platform Infrastructure Engineering, and more - provide support and guidance at the corporate level. They work across business groups and around the globe, spanning time zones and disciplines to develop inclusive People policies, forecast finances, give legal counsel, safeguard systems, nurture new initiatives, and more. Every challenge creates possibilities, and we need different perspectives to see them all. Bring yours to Block.
Job Description
The Security organization protects Block while allowing the company to take principled risks. We are focused on scaling our impact, and a large part of this is building the Program Management Organization (PMO) to support functions and programs for Security. This includes building the processes and frameworks needed for our teams and tools to scale, and managing complex initiatives as needed.
As Block continues to grow, having a structured and organized approach to scaling will be essential to our long-term success. We are looking for a Technical Program Manager to join our Security PMO and help us tackle the challenges ahead related to identifying and managing security risk across the company.
You will:

  • Manage large scale security programs across Block with a particular focus on Data Security.
  • Manage multiple complex projects, often with competing timelines and resource needs.
  • Manage diverse relationships with Product, Engineering, Operations, Compliance, Legal and Analytics teams at Block, and provide recommendations and solutions that help teams understand and achieve their goals.
  • Build upon existing internal partnerships: define, iterate and enable new programs that minimize security risk across Square
  • Develop and iterate on light-weight tracking and reporting tools to drive accountability and reduce operational burden on engineering teams
  • Participate in quarterly and annual planning for the Security PMO.


You will:

  • Manage large scale security programs across Block.
  • Build upon existing internal partnerships: define, iterate and enable new programs that minimize security risk across Square
  • Be responsible for driving multiple/concurrent projects to successful completion, including schedule, budget and resource management.
  • Define and drive process and framework improvements that both benefit engineering and help us meet our goals of securing Block.
  • Implement PMO processes and standards
  • Communicate program status broadly across our team and the company.


Qualifications
You have:

  • A bachelor degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, or similar, and 5 or more years of project management experience.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills, with demonstrated ability to inspire team members, stakeholders and our engineering customers.
  • Technical background and an understanding of SDLC, Data Security and Privacy
  • Experience working directly with engineering and cross-functional teams to identify, scope, and deliver multiple complex projects concurrently.
  • Experience in interpreting and communicating technical requirements to technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • A track record of identifying and introducing engineering-focused operational improvements with measurable results.


Even better:

  • Programming Experience for writing shipping code and/or work experience in managing engineering teams
  • Experience with Agile Methodologies
  • Experience using scripting and/or AI/Automation to scale and optimization
  • Experience in tailoring PMO standards and processes for engineering teams


Qualifications
You have:

  • A bachelor degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, or similar, and 5 or more years of project management experience.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills, with demonstrated ability to inspire team members, stakeholders and our engineering customers.
  • Technical background and an understanding of SDLC, Data Security and Privacy
  • Experience working directly with engineering and cross-functional teams to identify, scope, and deliver multiple complex projects concurrently.
  • Experience in interpreting and communicating technical requirements to technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • A track record of identifying and introducing engineering-focused operational improvements with measurable results.


Even better:

  • Programming Experience for writing shipping code and/or work experience in managing engineering teams
  • Experience with Agile Methodologies
  • Experience using scripting and/or AI/Automation to scale and optimization
  • Experience in tailoring PMO standards and processes for engineering teams
See More
Apply Now
By clicking Apply Now you agree to share your profile information with the hiring company.

What are Block Perks + Benefits

Block Benefits Overview

At Block, we want to provide you with benefits, perks, and offerings that empower you to make choices for your life and what matters to you. We understand the importance of having quality care. So, whatever stage of life you’re in, we offer coverage and plans to support total health — physical, mental, and financial — for you and your family.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with nonprofits
OKR operational model
Team based strategic planning
Open office floor plan
Employee resource groups
Employee-led culture committees
Hybrid work model
Flexible work schedule
Remote work program
Diversity
Dedicated diversity and inclusion staff
Mandated unconscious bias training
Diversity employee resource groups
Hiring practices that promote diversity
Diversity recruitment program
Health Insurance + Wellness
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability insurance
Dental insurance
Vision insurance
Health insurance
Life insurance
Wellness programs
Mental health benefits
Wellness days
Abortion travel benefits
Financial & Retirement
401(K)
401(K) matching
Company equity
Employee stock purchase plan
Performance bonus
Pay transparency
Child Care & Parental Leave
Childcare benefits
Generous parental leave
Family medical leave
Adoption Assistance
Fertility benefits
Vacation + Time Off
Generous PTO
Paid holidays
Paid sick days
Flexible time off
Floating holidays
Bereavement leave benefits
Office Perks
Company-sponsored outings
Free snacks and drinks
Some meals provided
Company-sponsored happy hours
Onsite office parking
Relocation assistance
Fitness stipend
Professional Development
Job training & conferences
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks
Personal development training
Virtual coaching services
Apprenticeship programs

More Jobs at Block

Apply Now
By clicking Apply Now you agree to share your profile information with the hiring company.
Learn more about BlockFind similar jobs like this