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Cybersecurity Program Manager - AV/EV


Hybrid:  This position does not require an employee to be on-site full-time to perform most effectively. The employee’s role enables them to work at a GM facility or off-site as frequently as needed or desired.

This position requires an employee to be onsite 4x per year .

The Cybersecurity Program Manager will support execution of cybersecurity elements across global programs (Autonomous and Electric Vehicles, vehicles with digital key, partial autonomous features, Brightdrop products, various accessories) and multiple model years. The Cybersecurity Program Manager will gather and analyze electronic control unit implementation plans, communicate with a large body of component owners and program teams, and synthesize information for leadership. In this role, you will drive change, communicate requirements, and track critical dependencies for successful launch of cybersecurity features.
Are you ready for this exciting challenge and opportunity to move GM forward?


  • Coordinate with all impacted component owner teams – GM program teams, technical teams, and externally with suppliers
  • Gather component plans and critical dependencies for implementation on a regular basis
  • Synthesize information into weekly report for leadership and working team
  • Understand global program structure, launch plan and timing, and global program ownership
  • Lead change management of impacted programs
  • Answer front line questions from program teams and electrical teams
  • Maintain a working knowledge of cybersecurity principles and elements
  • Contribute to global status meeting on a bi-weekly basis
  • Lead design and implementation reviews to ensure teams are executing latest cybersecurity requirements
  • Coordinate with validation efforts to ensure on-time execution
  • Remain knowledgeable of relevant trends, technologies, and best practices for securing embedded control systems

Additional Description


  • Working experience of all aspects of design and development of automotive embedded systems, their application and integration in vehicle design
  • Solid understanding of major automotive subsystems, vehicle software integration, data dictionary strategy, and release strategy
  • Working knowledge of common automotive communication protocols (e.g., CAN, FlexRay, MOST, and Ethernet)
  • Solid understanding of ECU sourcing strategies and cost estimation principles
  • Ability to make decisions and recommendations while taking into account appropriate tradeoffs between conflicting objectives
  • Proven analytical/problem solving skills with capability to determine solutions to unusual and sophisticated problems
  • Strong interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to lead multi-functional teams, as well as mentor, empower, and elicit work output from peers


  • B.S., or Advanced Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or Computer Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Design release experience of electrical / software components, change management experience, program team experience
  • Vehicle launch experience

About GM

Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.

Why Join Us 

We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day – individually and collectively – to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

Benefits Overview

The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:
• Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;
• Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;
• Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;
• Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values; 
• Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;
• Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.

Diversity Information

General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers.   We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at . In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.