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Lead, Program Manager, Privacy

Legal
in San Francisco, California

About the Role

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.

Delivering a first class, on-demand platform takes a critical eye for quality and the ability to juggle many different goals and projects, and for our legal team the needs are no different. This is a high-impact role sits at the intersection of project management, law, technology, and privacy and data security risk management.

TheLead Program Manager will be responsible for managing key projects globally. The successful candidate will work closely with our team, our Chief Information Security Officer's team, product counsels, privacy product managers, and many others to manage and run strategic and complex projects. The ideal candidate will have the ability to see the big picture and incorporate problem solving, critical thinking and tactical execution into their daily work. Candidates for this new role must be ethical, experienced and willing to take on the responsibility to drive results.

What You'll Do

  • Manage numerous projects relating to the build and operation of Uber's global privacy program
  • Lead multiple work streams and/or project teams to execute against project plans
  • Engage directly with team leadership and others to define project requirements, develop strategy, plans and timelines, and manage execution
  • Display strong organizational skills and manage competing priorities
  • Apply a project management life cycle and ensure that all documents are appropriately drafted, reviewed and approved
  • Propose solutions to manage client expectations
  • Demonstrate key attention to detail in executing and reviewing work product to ensure the highest quality deliverable within the allotted time frame
  • Integrate and synthesize information from multiple teams
  • Collaborate in a way that clearly and efficiently communicates complex concepts on a timely basis, garners respect, and maintains healthy relationships
  • Travel as needed
  • Contribute to our ongoing mission to drive Uber's efforts to be a trusted steward of our users' personal data in every market where Uber operates.

What You'll Need

  • Minimum 8+ years of program/project management experience; 2+ years in the privacy and data security field preferred
  • Degree in Business, Management, Law, Technology or equivalent experience; project management training/certification preferred
  • Experience leading departmental projects and facilitating meetings with stakeholders
  • Experience with legal knowledge management concepts, solutions and services; experience using project management software such as Asana, Smartsheet, or MIcrosoft Project preferred
  • Experience creating and successfully applying a logical and structured approach to planning, problem solving, and decision-making that maps to strategies, resources, timeframes, and desired results
  • Experience successfully collaborating with partners across multiple disciplines and functions
  • Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint) and Google Suite & Apps skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Comfortable and experienced in presenting to all types of audiences
  • Consistent good judgment and ability to apply knowledge to help create practical solutions to operational and process issues and opportunities
  • Flexibility, a positive attitude, a sense of humor and ability to constructively manage change
  • CIPP certification a plus

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.