Principal Product Manager – Security, Database

Couchbase - permanent

United States

01 Dec

Open to all applicants globally!

As the Principal Product Manager for Security, you’ll be defining the security strategy and roadmap for our industry-leading NoSQL database and cloud offerings. We are looking for someone with a passion for the challenges in data security and a strong technical background in compliance requirements in database, cloud, and distributed systems. The successful candidate needs to have prior experience in product management and a very good understanding of region and industry specific compliance requirements such as PCI DSS, GDPR, NIST-FIPS, HIPPA, SOX-COBIT etc.


  • Understand market opportunities of various compliance requirements, define the security strategy, and drive the requirements for new security capabilities and controls for Couchbase data platform and cloud offerings.
  • Develop market and product requirement specifications, and work with the engineering teams to prioritize and deliver feature requests from concept to general availability.
  • Engage with customers to understand their evolving security and compliance requirements, influence and develop the product roadmap and identify high-value integrations with the broader security ecosystem.
  • Work both internally with functional groups (engineering, marketing, support, sales, etc.) as well as externally with customers and partners to drive feature priorities, release content, and customer requirements.
  • Contribute content for sales and sales engineering trainings, product launches, webinars, and Couchbase conferences.


  • 5+ years of experience in the information management industry, with deep understanding of security and compliance requirements
  • 5+ years technical product management experience in a fast-paced technology company
  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science
  • Critical thinker with a strong bias towards action, able to go deep into technology and relate technical enhancements to customer use cases
  • Track record of exceptional performance and as a collaborative team player
  • Clear, crisp communicator with strong written and oral communication skills
  • Experience in a start-up environment is a strong plus

Salary and Perks

  • Remote working
  • Competitive salary

About Couchbase

Unlike other NoSQL databases, Couchbase provides an enterprise-class, multicloud to edge database that offers the robust capabilities required for business-critical applications on a highly scalable and available platform. Couchbase is built on open standards, combining the best of NoSQL with the power and familiarity of SQL, to simplify the transition from mainframe and relational databases.


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