Engineering Manager, Product Security

Pinterest, San Francisco, CA, US

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About Pinterest:  

Millions of people across the world come to Pinterest to find new ideas every day. It’s where they get inspiration, dream about new possibilities and plan for what matters most. Our mission is to help those people find their inspiration and create a life they love. In your role, you’ll be challenged to take on work that upholds this mission and pushes Pinterest forward. You’ll grow as a person and leader in your field, all the while helping Pinners make their lives better in the positive corner of the internet.

Pinterest is seeking an engineering manager to lead our Product Security Engineering team. You will set the direction, drive results for the team to ensure Pinterest continues to build safe, secure and trustworthy products for our customers and partners. We are looking for someone passionate about application security that enjoys working with a slew of products. This individual will help build, nurture and empower the team to support continued growth in their careers. Ideal candidates will have experience designing creative approaches to scale security through automation and communication.

What you’ll do:

  • Manage and coach an engineering team building top-notch technology to secure our Products and Applications
  • Build strong relationship with stakeholders and efficiently deliver on expectations
  • Develop clear and comprehensive technical strategy that teams will execute in order to improve Product security posture
  • Influence decisions and identify the best path forward through vision, prioritization, and technical leadership
  • Grow and build the team by identifying and recruiting security engineers at all levels

What we’re looking for:

  • 5+ years of application security experience
  • Knowledge of modern web/mobile application technologies including their security threats and vulnerabilities
  • An effective career coach with multiple years of experience in people management
  • A thought leader that focuses on efficiency and delivering on expectations
  • Possess a proven track record improving security in a fast-moving environment with lots of autonomy
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


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