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Director, Business Operations - Office of the CEO (Remote)

Primary Location United States Date posted 07-Oct-2022
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Job Title:

Director, Business Operations - Office of the CEO (Remote)

Role Overview:

To continue to propel McAfee forward as a growth juggernaut we are hiring a Director – Business Operations for the Office of the CEO. This role will report to the VP, Operations & Chief of Staff. The ideal candidate will own the McAfee Operating System (Internal Operational Excellence Program Platform) and will design, define, operate, and optimize the system. This individual will drive the CEO owned operating mechanisms, partner with CEO Staff members on their Operating Mechanisms to ensure an effective system. The Director of Business Operations will help accelerate the organization’s highest priorities by driving alignment, accountability, and operational rigor across the organization.

This is a remote position in United States with travel to major hubs in San Jose and Dallas. We will only consider candidates currently in United States and are not offering relocation assistance at this time.

About the role:

  • Define, run, and optimize the McAfee Operating System including management of the Operating Mechanisms, the metrics, and knowledge management.
  • Drive core Operating Mechanisms for the Office of the Chief Executive Officer.
  • Evaluate areas of friction or business process inefficiencies in the business and recommend solutions.
  • Build strong relationships and lead through influence with leaders of teams across the organization to foster collaboration, improve decision making, and increase speed and agility. 
  • Drive special projects ranging from strategic discussions at the staff level to other opportunities. Work across organizations to accomplish goals. 
  • Build a high performing Business Operations capability that drives the rhythm of the business.

About you: 

  • 12+ years in business operations, program management, or related operations role, ideally at a high-growth technology company driving large-scale strategic initiatives.
  • Proven experience ensuring revenue and efficiency goals are achieved through the balancing of both the short- and long-term strategy.
  • Strong communicator who can translate analysis into business insights and objectives, and communicate objectives, plans, status and results clearly.
  • Demonstrated experience synthesizing data to craft the narrative. 
  • Excellent leadership skills: comfortable working in ambiguity and demonstrated ability to work in a matrix environment and ability to both influence and develop strong partnerships at all levels.
  • Solutions-oriented, with a track record of identifying and implementing creative solutions.


  • The ideal person is self-motivated, results oriented, strategically adept
  • High integrity, excellent judgement; maintaining confidentiality with a sense of urgency
  • Highly collaborative with high intellectual curiosity
  • Self aware, and with a real sense of ownership
  • Brave, adaptable, calm under pressure, able to operate in high-pressure, chaotic situations


Company Overview

McAfee is a leader in personal security for consumers. Focused on protecting people, not just devices, McAfee consumer solutions adapt to users’ needs in an always online world, empowering them to live securely through integrated, intuitive solutions that protects their families and communities with the right security at the right moment.

Company Benefits and Perks:

We work hard to embrace diversity and inclusion and encourage everyone at McAfee to bring their authentic selves to work every day. We offer a variety of social programs, flexible work hours and family-friendly benefits to all of our employees.

  • Bonus Program
  • Pension and Retirement Plans
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Support for Community Involvement

We're serious about our commitment to diversity which is why McAfee prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

For Colorado Residents the starting salary for this position is $137,500.00. McAfee takes into consideration an individual’s skillset and experience in making salary determinations. For further details, please discuss with the Talent Acquisition Partner.

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