Facebook-Application Security Manager

London, England, United Kingdom

The Facebook Application Security team is responsible for the code level security of Facebook. We perform this mission via finding, fixing and preventing security flaws across the Facebook family of products, including Facebook, Messenger, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Oculus. To achieve this we build tools and run the programs that eliminate security bugs in code. Beyond simply pointing out issues, we solve problems through close partnership with product teams and our secure framework and security analysis teams. We are looking for a leader with strong leadership skills, a background in product/application security, and a passion for managing outstanding engineers in a fast-paced environment.Application Security Manager Responsibilities

  • Support a team of highly capable engineers that help product and infrastructure keep their code free from security bugs
  • Build the team through personal growth and recruitment
  • Develop a roadmap for future work, track progress against it, and evaluate the team’s performance
  • Partner with engineering leaders across the company to help them prioritize security issues in their products and balance business goals

Minimum Qualifications

  • 5+ years of work experience in software or security engineering
  • 2+ years of people management
  • Experience recruiting and managing technical teams, including performance management
  • Technical security experience across web applications, mobile applications or native (cpp/Java) applications
  • Experience building relationships with stakeholders and business leaders
  • Basic coding knowledge in at least one language (even if it is not one that Facebook uses)

Preferred Qualifications

  • BS/MS in Computer Science
  • Technical experience with static analysis or bug bounty programs.