Job Location:
USA, CA, Pleasanton

Your work days are brighter here.

At Workday, it all began with a conversation over breakfast. When our founders met at a sunny California diner, they came up with an idea to revolutionize the enterprise software market. And when we began to rise, one thing that really set us apart was our culture. A culture which was driven by our value of putting our people first. And ever since, the happiness, development, and contribution of every Workmate is central to who we are. Our Workmates believe a healthy employee-centric, collaborative culture is the essential mix of ingredients for success in business. That’s why we look after our people, communities and the planet while still being profitable. Feel encouraged to shine, however that manifests: you don’t need to hide who you are. You can feel the energy and the passion, it’s what makes us unique. Inspired to make a brighter work day for all and transform with us to the next stage of our growth journey? Bring your brightest version of you and have a brighter work day here.

About the Team

Security is of the utmost importance for customers migrating to the cloud! The Security Product Management team defines the strategy for security features and functionality to scale and strengthen our security platform to support all Workday customers with a rich feature set and controls for identity and access management solutions. We also ensure trust among internal systems. We’re growing at a fast pace and are looking for folks with a strategic vision and successful history for delivering sought-after products to market.

About the Role


  • Collaborate with Workday’s Senior leadership, Customers, Product Management, and Development teams to shape requirements that drive the overall identity and access management (IAM) strategy and roadmap.

  • Represent the customer and be data-driven when evaluating development decisions with engineering teams through design, testing and product/feature release.

  • Identifying platform solutions or enhancements to help tackle customer problems or feedback. Own feature design documents to ensure multiple teams use the solutions.

  • Gather, prioritize, and define requirements (while actively grooming backlog) into executable epics and user stories for engineering.

  • Build and maintain a prioritized backlog of epics, user stories, and acceptance criteria, based on key customer requirements, and persona and use case development.

About You

We are open to both mid and senior levels

Basic Qualifications

P4 Senior Product Manager

  • 6+ years of experience as a Product Manager, Technical Product Manager, Product Owner, or other equivalent role.

  • 3+ years of experience with one or more of the following areas: access control management, authentication, or related security technologies.

  • Working knowledge of common compliance security regulations and standards such as NIST Cybersecurity Framework, FedRAMP, etc.

  • Bachelors degree in relevant field

P3 Product Manager

  • 4+ years of experience as a Product Manager, Technical Product Manager, Product Owner, or other equivalent role.

  • 2+ years of experience with one or more of the following areas: access control management, authentication, or related security technologies.

  • Bachelors degree in relevant field

Other Qualifications

  • Ability to clearly prioritize and articulate product requirements, as well as develop a vision and strategy for area of ownership.

  • Ability to break down complex concepts and distill requirements that meet customer needs.

  • Ability to influence, lead, and collaborate across multiple technical and product teams in a matrixed environment.

  • Strong written and verbal communication, and presentation skills, with the ability to interact professionally at all levels including customers, executives, and subject matter experts.

  • Experience with SaaS and/or cloud infrastructure products and services

  • Experienced with Scrum and other agile development methodologies, and general software standard processes.

  • Passionate about technology and the Security space!

As a federal contractor, Workday is requiring all new hires to verify that they are fully-vaccinated against COVID-19 within 72 hours of beginning employment with Workday, consistent with applicable law. Workday is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates who are not vaccinated due to a sincerely held religious belief, medical reasons, or other legally-protected reason should contact [email protected] to explore what, if any, reasonable accommodations or exemptions Workday is able to offer.

Workday Pay Transparency Statement

The base pay range for the primary location of this job is listed below. Workday pay ranges vary based on work location. As a part of the total compensation package, this role may be eligible for the Workday Bonus Plan or a role-specific commission/bonus, as well as annual refresh stock grants. Recruiters can share more detail during the hiring process. Each candidate’s compensation offer will be based on multiple factors including, but not limited to, geography, experience, skills, future potential and internal pay parity. For more information regarding Workday’s comprehensive benefits, please click here.

Primary Location: USA.CA.Pleasanton

Base Pay Min to Max Range: $157,600 – $236,400

Pursuant to applicable Fair Chance law, Workday will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Workday is an Equal Opportunity Employer including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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