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Senior Cybersecurity Program Manager



Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on Thursday, April 25, 2024

Are you looking for an opportunity that will help develop your career within the technology industry?

We're looking for a Senior Cybersecurity Program Manager to join our team and contribute to our next phase of expansion. As our Senior Cybersecurity Program Manager, you will serve as the crucial link between our clients and Your role will be dynamic, working closely with clients and internal stakeholders to ensure timely and budget-conscious program delivery, ultimately facilitating client success.

Job Description is an equal-opportunity employer looking for team members who have a real passion for security. Reporting to the Director of Operations, the Senior Cybersecurity Program Manager will lead a squad made up of security experts and be accountable for managing the squad’s delivery, revenue and budget. In this role, you will play a pivotal part in ensuring program success and client satisfaction through your dedication to project management and interest in cybersecurity. If you possess exceptional organizational skills and thrive in fast-paced environments, this role offers a perfect opportunity to advance your career and create lasting impact. The ideal candidate will blend extensive project experience and information security knowledge with client-focused soft skills, communication, planning, and change management abilities.

If you are ready for a new challenge and want to join a growing team, this is your opportunity. is a rapidly growing cyber security services and technology firm focused on addressing the needs of small and mid-sized businesses. Founded in November 2018, has been recognized as an emerging company on the Ready to Rocket Emerging ICT list, 2020 Startups to Watch by Techcouver, and has worked with over 350 companies addressing cyber security challenges since inception.


  • Lead and manage a diverse portfolio of information security consulting projects for multiple clients, overseeing project initiation, planning, execution, and closure
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for key clients, understanding their security needs, and maintaining strong, collaborative relationships to ensure alignment and satisfaction
  • Manage project budgets, resource allocation, and financial reporting to optimize profitability and cost efficiency across projects
  • Coordinate resources, timelines, and deliverables across concurrent projects, balancing priorities and ensuring adherence to scope and budget
  • Effectively manage project roadblocks and deviations from plan, implementing corrective actions and mitigation strategies to keep projects on track and within objectives
  • Lead cross-functional teams of security experts and consultants, providing guidance, support, and motivation to drive project outcomes and exceed client expectations
  • Identify upselling opportunities based on client needs or project outcomes, collaborating with appropriate channels to capitalize on these opportunities
  • Identify and mitigate project risks and issues, implementing proactive measures to ensure the security and success of client engagements
  • Conduct regular reviews and assessments with customer success managers to uphold the highest standards of service delivery, security best practices, and client satisfaction
  • Facilitate clear and transparent communication with internal teams, clients, and stakeholders, ensuring alignment on project goals and expectations
  • Drive process enhancements and knowledge sharing initiatives within the consulting team to elevate service quality and drive client value


Your Qualifications & Skills:

We value diverse backgrounds and welcome individuals from non-traditional paths. Successful candidates often possess:

  • Post-secondary degree in business, computer science, information technology, or equivalent experience.
  • 5 years of experience in B2B client-facing roles managing technology or business change projects.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with diverse teams and stakeholders.
  • Ability to engage with customer executives and demonstrate strategic understanding of business needs.
  • Experience managing multiple projects with multiple stakeholders and competing priorities.
  • Proficiency in project management tools and software (e.g., and familiarity with compliance tools (e.g., Vanta).
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Hands-on experience with Compliance and Trust products would be advantageous.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Program and/or project management-related certification such as CAPM, PMP, or PgMP.
  • Previous experience working in information security or information technology industry.
  • Strong understanding of information security principles, risk management frameworks, and industry standards .
  • Certification in Information Security such as CISSP, CISM.

What’s In It For You:

Kobalt Security believes if we take care of our team and value their meaningful contributions, they will take care of our clients and we will all succeed together.

As a member of Kobalt Security, you can expect:

  • Competitive compensation and stock options to reward the value you bring to Kobalt.
  • Medical, dental, and optical benefits to prioritize you and your family’s wellbeing.
  • Paid time off to rest and reset.
  • Investments in your learning and development opportunities to support your career growth.
  • Engaging and fun team events to foster strong work culture and interpersonal connections.
  • An inclusive work culture that welcomes and celebrates diverse perspectives and opinions.

About Us: brings security monitoring capabilities of enterprise-class security teams to smaller organizations through its team of Cybersecurity professionals with tons of experience but an innovative mindset. prides themselves in constant improvement and innovation by providing their team with a positive and celebratory environment. is an equal opportunity employer looking for team members who have a real passion for security. We welcome you and celebrate differences in race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Does this sound like the right opportunity for you to leverage your expertise?

We want to hear from you – apply today with your resume!