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Meta Product Policy Manager, Threat Ideation in Boston, Massachusetts


Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we're just getting started.


As the importance and impact of the Meta family of companies continues to grow, so does the cybersecurity risk to the company and the likelihood that our platforms will be used to cause harm. The Meta Security Policy team is dedicated to understanding these risks and crafting policies that govern acceptable use of our platform so that we can identify and take action against those who would use our platform for malicious purposes.We are looking for a Product Policy Manager to work closely with our Security Policy team and our Threat Ideation Lead to accomplish this mission. Our team leads our company’s efforts in adversarial design, using what we learn from our investigations and disruptions of malicious actors seeking to exploit our platforms and conducting targeted attacks on communities and individuals. As new products are developed and as the world changes around us, we help partners across the Facebook family of apps and services plan for attacks by sophisticated, persistent adversaries through policy and product design that keeps people safe.Meta is rapidly expanding our core product focus into virtual reality, global internet connectivity, commerce and beyond. This role will help the company manage the risks to our users and communities that may arise in the connected Metaverse of products. This role will work closely with partners from Meta’s product teams, our content policy organization, trust and safety, privacy, integrity, human and civil rights, and beyond to anticipate adversarial behavior and craft mitigations that make the future of computing safe for individuals and society.

Required Skills:

  1. Work with Meta's Security, product, safety, and content policy teams to assess risks related to the development of new products, the emergence of threats in existing products, and design appropriate controls.

  2. Work within Meta's Product Policy team to formulate policies that govern appropriate behavior on and access to our products.

  3. Partner with Meta’s safety, security, investigative, customer support, and integrity teams to understand the nature of adversarial threats in products and communicate those risks effectively to product stakeholders.

  4. Collaborate with the Security Policy team to investigate how adversarial threats cross between our apps and services.

  5. Design ideation and risk planning and assessment methodologies appropriate to the products and development timelines in different segments of our business.

  6. Understand the internal teams working on cybersecurity projects and how their work fits into the global strategy.

  7. Mobilize quickly to detect and respond to global events.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Public Policy, or equivalent experience

  2. 5+ years experience in information security, cybersecurity, or hardware security

  3. Experience communicating security risks across many disciplines, including legal, policy, engineering, trust and safety, and others

  4. Experience assessing risks to targeted or vulnerable populations, and designing appropriate mitigations

  5. Experience distilling technical policy concepts and working with technical teams

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. 8+ years experience in information security, cybersecurity, or hardware security

  2. PhD or advanced degree with experience with research methods related to hardware security, AR, and VR

  3. Experience with international standards for IoT or consumer devices security and privacy

  4. Hardware, firmware, operating system, or mobile security assessment experience

  5. Experience with threat ideation and risks related to AR and VR products

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at