Senior Compensation Manager

Illumio Sunnyvale , CA 94085

Posted 6 months ago

What We Are About:

The People team is a motivated group where everyone contributes to creating a great candidate and employee experience. We are focused on building a strong company where we live our Values and are committed to consistently moving forward as we raise the bar of what can be achieved. We're looking for a builder who doesn't hesitate to challenge traditional thinking and pursues new territory with an entrepreneurial spirit, drive and sense of ownership. The People Department prides itself on being the backbone of the company. As key communications strategists between different teams, we strive to maintain Illumio's mission through our client-facing efforts.

What You Will Accomplish:

  • Develop, implement, and manage base, variable, and equity compensation programs.

  • Plan and administer the semi-annual bonus program and pay planning cycles.

  • Provide technical expertise and proactive guidance to monitor and maintain our competitive positioning, balancing internal equity and external competitiveness.

  • Collaborate and advise HRBPs on compensation program rollouts.

  • Partner closely with the recruiting organization to ensure sound, compelling, and attractive offers are extended to secure the necessary talent to scale us to our projected growth in this challenging market.

  • Monitor and implement changes to ensure compliance with global pay regulations.

  • Work with HR systems team to implement and test systems changes.

  • Lead the market analysis process and recommend changes to the salary structure.

  • Lead compelling manager compensation trainings.

  • Partner with cross functional teams to develop dashboards and analytic models to provide business insights and interpret market or internal trends.

  • Have fun and help the team have fun!

What You Will Bring:

  • Bachelor's degree, with 6-8 years of compensation experience, preferably in a hyper-growth tech company.

  • Expert knowledge of compensation salary planning, incentive programs, equity plans, market pricing and analytics.

  • Must be able to design and execute strategies in the Americas, Europe and Asia.

  • A working knowledge and awareness of labor laws related to pay.

  • Solid consulting and project management skills.

  • Advanced Excel skills, with particular focus on modeling and the use of advanced features of spreadsheets. Strong PowerPoint skills a plus.

Bonus Points:

  • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills with the ability to present data in an understandable format.

  • Outstanding customer service and ability to interact with employees at all levels of the organization, including senior leaders across all functions as well as the CEO and CFO as needed.

  • Strong enthusiasm, drive, and a desire to learn.

  • Proactive team member with excellent follow through.

  • Outstanding attention to detail, high level of accuracy in written work and reports, and the ability to exercise good judgment.

  • Ability to balance competing priorities in a fast-paced environment; strong sense of urgency in driving projects to completion.

  • Must be a self-starter who can work independently as well as a member of a team.

  • Must be able to exercise judgement and independently determine and take appropriate action with defined HR policies and procedures.

  • Works under general direction from immediate manager.

Who We Are

Illumio, the leader in micro-segmentation, prevents the spread of breaches inside data center and cloud environments. Enterprises such as Morgan Stanley, BNP Paribas, Salesforce, and Oracle NetSuite use Illumio to reduce cyber risk and achieve regulatory compliance. The Illumio Adaptive Security Platform uniquely protects critical information with real-time application dependency and vulnerability mapping coupled with micro-segmentation that works across any data center, public cloud, or hybrid cloud deployment on bare-metal, virtual machines, and containers. For more information, visit or follow us @Illumio.

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