Program Manager - Privacy, Security & Regulatory Compliance

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities â€" we're just getting started.

The Portal Team seeks a Program Manager to drive our cross-functional efforts related to privacy, security and regulatory compliance from development to ramp, launch and sustaining for consumer electronics products integrating innovative technologies. Responsibilities include creating and tracking comprehensive execution plans, identifying and mitigating cross-functional risks and interdependencies, and ensuring robust cross-functional processes to enable peak efficiency across the teams. Excellence in execution, ability to span from creating broad strategies to driving detailed implementation, and a systematic approach to problem solving are required.


  • Work with cross-functional partners to develop and maintain internal practices and policies to support our privacy initiatives, including communicating privacy objectives to internal stakeholders
  • Ensure robust privacy reviews working with product development teams to support our privacy by design approach for new product features
  • Drive cross-functional meetings, help the team prepare schedules and provide updates on team progress to project milestones
  • Organize new privacy, security or compliance projects, including identifying key stakeholders and deliverables
  • Participate in and/or initiate crossÂ--functional discussions to identify and address dependencies
  • Ensure robust communications and alignment between cross-functional project teams and Leadership Team
  • Plan and track privacy, security, and compliance activities to ensure successful product launches
  • 7+ years of consumer hardware or software industry experience
  • Communication experience in explaining experiences and critical decisions
  • 4+ years of program management experience, with security or regulatory compliance experience
  • Familiar with global privacy and compliance standards, such as the EU General Data Protection Regulation
  • Able to quickly synthesize and determine the impact of proposed privacy standards and regulations on product and processes
  • Experience working on consumer hardware projects that require significant software development in a new category
  • Experience working with diverse teams including technical, design, creative, and business experts
  • Experience being an active contributor to the creation of new processes and building a new team in parallel with pushing forward urgent product development efforts

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