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Westin Fellowships

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Vice President, Privacy Program Management, Prudential, Newark, NJ

Jul 28, 2015
The VP, Privacy Officer for the Corporate Functions will lead the strategy and controls around the collection, use, storage, transmission and disposal of personal information held by all Corporate Functions and is a key educational leader driving privacy strategy.  This role represents an oversight function (second line of defense) for all activities related to the development, implementation, maintenance and adherence to privacy policies, procedures, standards and requirements for all Corporate... Read More

Healthcare Privacy Associate, Baker Hostetler LLP, Houston, TX

Jul 17, 2015
• Focus on privacy and data security including: data breach response, regulatory investigations and regulatory compliance under HIPAA and state laws • Review and analyze clinical data • Manage deadlines and prioritize multiple tasks to produce a high volume of quality work • Perform other related duties as assigned Read More

Business unit privacy specialist, Mckesson Canada, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Jul 16, 2015
This position reports to the Privacy Advisor. The Business Unit Privacy Specialist will be responsible for creating, implementing, and directing McKesson Canada’s privacy quality management activities across assigned business units as well as overseeing the implementation of the various privacy & compliance corporate policies and business processes based on established procedures, relevant regulations, and industry guidelines. Read More

Sr. Counsel/Director (Lead Privacy Attorney), Solutus Legal Search, San Francisco Bay Area, CA

Jul 13, 2015
Detailed Position Description: Our client, a leading cloud-based public technology company, has engaged Solutus on an exclusive basis to find a lead privacy attorney with 5-10+ years of experience. In house experience is preferred, but our client will consider strong attorneys with relevant experience from law firms.  Local candidates only (Northern California). The lead privacy attorney will be responsible for the company’s global privacy program and compliance framework, including updating t... Read More

Government Information Specialist (FOIA), U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC

Jul 13, 2015
Detailed Position Description: The primary purpose of this position is to serve as a journeyman specialist in the Headquarters FOIA/PA organization performing various analytical and operational tasks. The positions are located in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Office of the Secretary and Executive Management, Privacy Office The Department has five homeland security missions: 1.) Preventing terrorism and enhancing security; 2.) Securing and managing our borders; 3.) Enforcing a... Read More

Senior Counsel, Data Analytics (MasterCard’s Privacy Group), Purchase, NY

Jul 8, 2015
MasterCard is committed to balancing innovation while protecting individual privacy and has embraced privacy and data protection as core to the successful execution of its business strategy. • As part of that commitment MasterCard has established a world-class privacy program and is currently adding talent to its global team. • The Senior Counsel will be responsible for ensuring the privacy & data protection compliance while enabling business innovation of a newly acquired business unit dedicated to provided data analytics services to merchants. • The ideal candidate will have the ability to think and act both strategically and tactically with respect to the needs of business clients and their objectives while ensuring that the corporation remains compliant with law, and industry best practices. • The position will report to the VP, Managing Counsel Privacy & Data Protection and will be a member of the Privacy & Information Governance team. Read More

Privacy Counsel, Sprint, Reston, VA

Jul 7, 2015
Provides legal advice and recommendations for action to executives and management, which have or may have a sizable dollar impact on business activities and operations. Leverages knowledge of legal specialty in providing counsel and builds knowledge of the business through various functional assignments. Receives specific direction from management or more senior law professionals as to the outcomes, process and schedules expected. Researches legal principles and precedents, consults with outside counsel, drafts and execute legal documents, gathers relevant information using multiple sources and methods, provides work guidance to other professional, paraprofessional and support staff in developing solutions to problems presented. Read More

According to a Big Data-focused jobs board, data privacy gigs are up 31 percent.

The Privacy Advisor, December 2013.
Big Data Jobs Board Sees Privacy Jobs Growing Fastest