Engineering Security, Safety, Security & Insurance à San Francisco, CA
At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.
We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.
About the role
Uber’s Security and Privacy Research Lab builds customer and community trust by inventing new technologies, processes, and approaches that protect privacy, strengthen security, enable improved threat detection and response, through collaboration with academic and industry research groups. The innovations will be published and productized to benefit Uber customers and the global community.
We are seeking a Head of the Security and Privacy Research Lab, who will be responsible for building up the lab, setting research agenda, driving innovation, and establish Uber as a thought leader and innovator in Trust, Security, and Privacy.
What you’ll do
Build a research lab from the ground up
Recruit and manage in-house researchers
Work with leadership and stakeholders to define research priorities
Partner with academia and industry research groups to build relationships, identity research opportunities, and establish and manage joint research programs
Advance the industry through public sharing of research results and open source software
Facilitate productization of research results to benefit Uber’s Trust, Security, and Privacy programs
Manage stakeholder relationships
Influence security and privacy roadmap
Become an internal and external evangelist for Uber’s security and privacy technologies.
What you’ll need
BS degree in computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering, or equivalent with a strong track record of research publications and impact in the security and privacy research community
Experience (10+ years) conducting advanced research at universities or industry research labs
Excellent leadership skills and experience (5+ years) building and leading research teams in academic and industry research environments, and managing research projects from concept to published research results and technology implementation in production.
Experience in establishing and managing joint research programs with universities and industry research groups.
Strong communication and stakeholder management skills
Demonstrated ability to think outside the box and innovate on a consistent basis, and the ability to assimilate a diverse set of specialized technology and business domains.
Ability to evangelize innovative research and advanced technologies both internally and externally, and provide thought leadership to the long-term Uber security and privacy technology roadmap
Chez Uber, nous ne faisons pas qu'accepter la différence : nous la célébrons, nous la soutenons et nous l'encourageons pour nos collaborateurs, nos produits et notre communauté. Uber est fier d'offrir les mêmes opportunités à chacun. Nous nous engageons à offrir à tous les mêmes opportunités, quels que soient, par exemple, l'origine, la religion, l'identité et orientation sexuelle, l'âge, la nationalité, le statut marital ou le handicap.