Data Loss Prevention Engineering Manager


Scottsdale, AZ, USA

Full time


May 6

Job Description

At PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL), we believe that every person has the right to participate fully in the global economy. Our mission is to democratize financial services to ensure that everyone, regardless of background or economic standing, has access to affordable, convenient, and secure products and services to take control of their financial lives.

We are seeking a Data Loss Prevention (DLP) Engineering Manager who is enthusiastic about building a great team and fostering a strong cohesive culture to join our Enterprise Cybersecurity team.

As a leader, you will manage, support, and oversee the implementation and development of all the data loss mechanisms in our environment. The primary day-to-day responsibilities include leading the DLP engineering team to design solutions that improve overall security posture. In this role you will have a global presence while collaborating with architecture and infrastructure, and product and project management to build and enhance current security tools and implement new innovative security technologies.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Lead the engineering team in implementing and maintaining security tools, solutions, and processes to ensure an appropriate security posture.  
  • Be a technical leader who guides decisions across approaches to architecture technology choices, releases, deployment, and operations.
  • Oversee the Development of detection rules across various platforms and Business Units to improve our overall detection capabilities 
  • Active engagement in technical discussions and incidents handling.
  • Develops a strong culture of build, develop, and ownership, ensuring the team collectively owns all policies and understand alternatives.
  • Collaborate with colleagues across the globe to impact and drive results.  
  • Hire, train, mentor and provide professional development and career growth guidance
  • Build strategic relationships across engineering realms to achieve projects and objectives


  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in information security technology or equivalent work experience and/or Security certifications. 
  • 7+ years of experience in Cybersecurity, ideally with previous management experience 
  • Strong technical experience and familiarity with various techniques of cyber-attacks, MITRE ATT&CK framework, Purple Team concepts, incident response, and threat hunting modeling 
  • Working experience within a Security Operations Center environment, improving SOC processes and workflows related to security operations 
  • Deep understanding of DLP tools and controls used in security incident detection and handling 
  • Strong organizational, documentation, multi-tasking and time management skills
  • Proven ability to communicate written and oral plans, concepts and present ideas at all levels of the organization
  • Ability to work in a dynamic and multicultural environment, with a collaborative and positive/professional persona 
  • Knowledge of or demonstrated experience with defense in depth, trust levels, privileges, and permissions 

Our Benefits:

At PayPal, we’re committed to building an equitable and inclusive global economy. And we can’t do this without our most important asset—you. That’s why we offer benefits to help you thrive in every stage of life. We champion your financial, physical, and mental health by offering valuable benefits and resources to help you care for the whole you.

We have great benefits including a flexible work environment, employee shares options, health and life insurance and more. To learn more about our benefits please visit

Who We Are:

Click Here to learn more about our culture and community.

PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution for more than 20 years. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, the PayPal platform is empowering more than 400 million consumers and merchants in more than 200 markets to join and thrive in the global economy. For more information, visit

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at

As part of PayPal’s commitment to employees’ health and safety, we have established in-office Covid-19 protocols and requirements, based on expert guidance. Depending on location, this might include a Covid-19 vaccination requirement for any employee whose role requires them to work onsite. Employees may request reasonable accommodation based on a medical condition or religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated.


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