Program Manager - Cybersecurity Engagement Program

  • Foster City, CA, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Visa operates the world's largest retail electronic payments network and is one of the most recognized global financial services brands. Visa facilitates global commerce through the transfer of value and information among financial institutions, merchants, consumers, businesses and government entities.

We offer a range of branded payment product platforms, which our financial institution clients use to develop and offer credit, charge, deferred debit, prepaid and cash access programs to cardholders. Visa's card platforms provide consumers, businesses, merchants and government entities with a secure, convenient and reliable way to pay and be paid in 170 countries and territories.

Job Description

We want Visa Cybersecurity to be famous for having the best talent in the world, and we want all of our stakeholders – customers, competitors and colleagues (past, current and future) to experience this at every touch-point. The mission of the Cyber Engagement Program Manager is to transform our internal approach to talent engagement to achieve our objective of having and being the ‘best people in Cyber’.  The individual will have the opportunity to build on proven leadership skills and leverage interests in inspiring others, building strong relationships, and creating a true followership.

The Cybersecurity Engagement Program Manager will lead the development and implementation of the “The Pulse” engagement program, providing leadership of the overall engagement function for Cybersecurity.  Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Developing “The Pulse” long-term strategies and key initiatives to promote and achieve a culture of Cyber service excellence and employee engagement
  • Working with Cyber leadership and management to develop strategies and demonstrable links between staff engagement and Cyber organization goals

  • Developing and driving “The Pulse” employee engagement action plans

  • Overseeing the overall production of “The Pulse” events (e.g. Cyber Summits, All Staff Meetings, Staff Social/Networking Events, Meet-the-Leader sessions, Women in Info Security, etc.) internal
    communications and related program materials using Cyber branding, including newsletters, chatter, e-blasts and other internal channels for the purpose of communicating engagement information to employees.

  • Collaborates with cross-functional teams to identify and implement regular enhancements to “The Pulse” as part of continuous improvement efforts

  • Creating analytical framework to measure success of “The Pulse” engagement projects and initiatives.

  • Developing and executing on annual “The Pulse” budgets and proposals, timelines and creative design to increase employee engagement and to sustain the employee culture.

  • Creating an annual “The Pulse” communication plan and provide content for various communication channels

  • Identifying and addressing issues and solutions related to Cyber employee engagement

  • Working with cross-functional teams to identify unique division/location needs while balancing the overall purpose and requirements of “The Pulse” employee engagement strategy

  • Proactively analyzing workforce trends and metrics to develop action plans that increase overall employee engagement and retention


  • Master’s degree preferred

  • Strong, innovative and creative are all attributes of people that make Visa Cybersecurity different

  • Initiative taker, eager to break new ground, create opportunities for others

  • Demonstrated ability to move forward an agenda or initiative

  • Demonstrable and direct experience of working in & across multiple countries / cultures

  • Good at establishing international relationships with a flexible yet resilient nature

  • Strong experience working in partnership with leaders and colleagues to drive results

  • Experience with interacting with all levels of management/staff and across organizational lines

  • Excellent influencing, leadership, communications skills

  • Experience presenting to different audiences verbally, in writing and in presentation formats

  • Experience working with detailed information and numerical data and presenting it in a way
    that is easily understood by people at different levels in the organization

  • An excellent working knowledge and ability in MS Office computer packages, particularly
    Excel (spreadsheets)

  • Highly technically savvy - able to best utilize appropriate systems, reporting tools, IT services.

  • Experience of process improvement and making recommendations for improvement is essential

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.