Principal Product Manager - Cloud Platform Security

Product Management and UX San Jose, California San Francisco, California

Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we’re committed to our work, customers, having fun and most importantly to each other’s success. Learn more about Splunk careers and how you can become a part of our journey!

We are building the next generation micros-services based Cloud-native Data Platform - the very foundation on which all Splunk products will run. As a Principal Product Manager at Splunk, you will help to evolve, refine and build the Core Security Services for the Splunk cloud platform: this involves identity and access management, security and compliance for all users and services across all Splunk products. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Drive the strategy and execution for Identity & Access Control Cloud Service and/or core security/compliance requirements for the Splunk Cloud platform. You will be focusing on an area that is absolutely critical for ensuring high security standards for Splunk.
  • Understand the needs of a wide range of end users across DevOps, Security teams and ITOps and their requirements to access data across the Splunk Data Platform.
  • Track dependencies on the core platform across the Splunk product portfolio. Prioritize effectively across multiple stakeholders’ requirements and conflicting dimensions.
  • Build a compelling platform roadmap that delivers a cross-product vision. Identity patterns and synthesize disparate data into a coherent platform deliverable
  • Work closely with engineering and architecture teams to specify clear priorities, evaluate technical tradeoffs and build high-impact features. 
  • Report status crisply and succinctly to multiple stakeholders, leadership and customers.
  • Ensure operational excellence, maturity and high quality of features that are shipped. Enable engineering with clear goals for these. 
  • Manage customers through various phases of software delivery (Beta, LAR, GA)
  • Experience with completing one or more of these certifications: FedRAMP, Common Criteria, FISMA, FIPS 140-2, ISO 27001, SOC 2 or other country-specific certifications. Desire to learn new certification schemes and processes
  • Strong leadership and program management skills needed to influence and lead without direct authority
  • A passion for usability and a knack for simplicity
  • Actively maintain a view of how the market, competition, and technologies as they change, and factor it, as well as feedback from internal groups and customers, into the product direction. 



  • 4-7 years of experience in product management or technical product management role in a Cloud based B2B product
  • Technical background in cloud security; knowledge of network security, enterprise security, endpoint security and cryptography is helpful
  • Participation in all stages of the software development lifecycle, experience with Agile software methodologies and/or continuous delivery of software
  • Cloud experience is a MUST (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud or startup)


  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field (e.g. EE, CS); MBA or similar degree highly preferred

If you’d like to join one of the fastest-growing and most exciting tech companies in Silicon Valley, contact us! This position has the ability to make a huge impact. Your compensation will include a competitive salary, RSUs, cool perks, and generous benefits.

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Thank you for your interest in Splunk!