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Program Manager, Privacy, Security and Compliance, Google Payments



Legal, Operations
South Korea · Seoul, South Korea
Posted on Wednesday, May 24, 2023

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Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • 3 years of experience in an information technology role.
  • 2 years of experience in a security compliance role.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Master’s degree or PhD in Engineering, Computer Science, or other technical related field.
  • CISSP, CISA, GIAC, or related information security certifications.
  • 5 years of experience in regulatory or compliance in any of the following: PCI DSS as an ISA or QSA, SSAE 16/18 SOC1 and SOC2, EFTA, and the Network Act of Korea.
  • 4 years of experience in risk management and working with risk frameworks (NIST 800-30, OCTAVE, ISO31K, etc.).
  • 3 years of experience working with third-party risk measurement, monitoring, management, and response.
  • Knowledge of payments, consumer applications, and financial services.

About the job

A problem isn’t truly solved until it’s solved for all. That’s why Googlers build products that help create opportunities for everyone, whether down the street or across the globe. As a Program Manager at Google, you’ll lead complex, multi-disciplinary projects from start to finish — working with stakeholders to plan requirements, manage project schedules, identify risks, and communicate clearly with cross-functional partners across the company. Your projects will often span offices, time zones, and hemispheres. It's your job to coordinate the players and keep them up to date on progress and deadlines.

Our goal is to build a Google that looks like the world around us — and we want Googlers to stay and grow when they join us. As part of our efforts to build a Google for everyone, we build diversity, equity, and inclusion into our work and we aim to cultivate a sense of belonging throughout the company.

Google Payments is a regulated product area in Google. Payments has regulatory compliance obligations in several jurisdictions and contractually with partners for commercial compliance.

As a Privacy, Security and Compliance Program Manager, you will be a key player in data protection, problem-solving, and relationship management to lead internal programs aimed at, among others, identifying and mitigating security risks in the Payments sector. Ensuring contractual security compliance with partners and customers, and driving design changes to increase the security and robustness of our integrations with credit-card networks, banks, other financial services companies, etc. Your work will be at the confluence of product, security engineering, legal, and business development for Google Payments in Korea.

Whether it is paying online with Autofill, using tap and pay in stores, or using the Google Pay app, the Payments team at Google is focused on making payments simple, seamless, and secure. In addition to consumer payment technologies, the Payments team also powers the money movement between Google and its consumers and businesses.


  • Serve as the Program lead for Privacy, Security and Compliance Programs for Google Payments Korea, playing a major role in managing cross-functional programs to continuously improve the security posture of Google’s consumer payments products and infrastructure in Korea.
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for matters related to information security, technology, data protection, etc.
  • Lead program management for one or multiple security engineering, privacy, and compliance initiatives.
  • Conduct risk assessments of third-party vendors, partners, product areas, and infrastructure to ensure services and/or integrations meet Google security and privacy standards, and minimize security risks to Google and protect Google’s users in Korea.
  • Work with product and engineering teams to design great products with security and data protection in mind.

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