Sr. Director- Cyber Product Security (Remote Eligible)

Capital One
McLean, Virginia, United States
Apr 01, 2023
Apr 21, 2023
Full Time
Center 1 (19052), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Sr. Director- Cyber Product Security (Remote Eligible)

Security is essential to what we do at Capital One, from protecting our customers to our associates. As part of the Information Security Office - Product Security team, you are passionate about security and risk management. You see security as an enabler and differentiator to enable the business through innovation, not a step in the compliance process. You are pragmatic and practical in your understanding of risk and security, but also willing to know when to pull in experts and escalate. You collaborate and innovate with other teams within Capital One to push the envelope.

As Senior Director, Product Security, you will partner closely with product, engineering, architecture, enterprise engineering, cyber and cloud infrastructure teams, as well as line-of-business teams to oversee and drive critical cyber risk programs from start to finish. You will lead a team of talented and experienced Information Security professionals delivering our Product Security Risk Operations and Integration capabilities. You will be at the forefront to drive a multi-year journey to transform our Product Security service. You believe in making the secure way easy, through reducing issues around supply chain, product security and risk management processes for our products and services.


  • Lead team responsible for Cyber Product Security service capabilities, Risk Operations & Integration. Instills a culture that works toward the highest standards in cyber (safeguard the business) while ensuring that business requirements are understood and adhered to (enabling the business).
  • Plays a key leadership role within Cyber's community of leaders, drives innovation activity as an outcome; partner extensively with other Cyber and Technology organizations such as Security Testing, to derive solutions enabling industry leading products
  • Serve as a liaison on Department-led efforts requiring Information Security Office and Product Security Service input or participation.
  • As an Information Security Office leader, will ensure, through collaboration, Divisional Information Security Office teams have the tools, training and processes necessary to support their customers.
  • Effectively challenging our 1st line of defense technology delivery teams and collaborating effectively with 2nd and 3rd lines of defense
  • Define, manage and monitor service based KPIs
  • Providing service and cyber risk reporting and analysis to internal and customer leadership
  • Staying current on the changing regulatory environment and understanding the impacts to the organization
  • Recruits, develops, and retains top talent, and uses excellent people leadership skills.

About You:
  • You have experience interacting and influencing senior leaders
  • You have management experience in elevating others
  • You are a focused individual who thrives in a fast-paced, dynamic, and collaborative team environment.
  • You display strong judgment, data/risk based decisioning, leadership, integrity, and communication skills.
  • You enjoy leveraging your engineering experience to problem solve and continually learn new technology concepts to solve issues.
  • You are able to tailor communications and analysis to the intended audience.
  • You have a passion and expertise in cybersecurity, with an ability to be confident, respectful, and articulate when registering dissenting or unpopular opinions.
  • You are knowledgeable about Capital One's Cyber's services, policies, procedures and standards.

Capital One is open to hiring a Remote Employee for this opportunity.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree
  • At least 9 years of experience in cybersecurity
  • At least 7 years of people management experience
  • At least 5 years of experience with cyber policies, standards, and procedures
  • At least 5 years of experience in a cloud environment

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's degree
  • 5+ years of experience working with industry frameworks (NIST CSF, FFIEC CAT, CIS RAM, FAIR, PCI DSS)
  • 10+ years in Technical Program Management or software engineering
  • 3+ years of experience with information technology audit or compliance management
  • 3+ years of Technology or Financial services industry experience
  • 1+ years of experience in a regulated environment
  • Industry recognized professional certifications (Certified in Risk & Information Systems Control (CRISC), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), and Certified Information Security Manager (CISM))

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

The minimum and maximum full-time annual salaries for this role are listed below, by location. Please note that this salary information is solely for candidates hired to perform work within one of these locations, and refers to the amount Capital One is willing to pay at the time of this posting. Salaries for part-time roles will be prorated based upon the agreed upon number of hours to be regularly worked.

Location is New York City: $315,100 - $359,700 for Sr. Dir, Cyber Technical

Location is San Francisco, California: $333,900 - $381,000 for Sr. Dir, Cyber Technical

Remote roles in other areas of New York & California, and across Colorado & Washington: $267,100 - $304,800 for Sr. Dir, Cyber Technical

Candidates hired to work in other locations will be subject to the pay range associated with that location, and the actual annualized salary amount offered to any candidate at the time of hire will be reflected solely in the candidate's offer letter.

This role is also eligible to earn performance based incentive compensation, which may include cash bonus(es) and/or long term incentives (LTI). Incentives could be discretionary or non discretionary depending on the plan.

Capital One offers a comprehensive, competitive, and inclusive set of health, financial and other benefits that support your total well-being. Learn more at the Capital One Careers website . Eligibility varies based on full or part-time status, exempt or non-exempt status, and management level.

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City's Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia's Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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