Sr. Privacy Counsel (Temporary), Frink-Hamlett Legal Solutions on behalf of Cognizant Technology Solutions, Teaneck, NJ

Primary Duties

You will be involved in the coordination and management of data privacy activities across the company's global operations, driving an understanding of privacy requirements, liaising with global colleagues in multiple teams and managing risk. Additional duties include the following:

  • Reviewing and negotiating customer and vendor contracts and responding to customer privacy questionnaires and audits
  • Providing legal and compliance support and advice to business and legal teams
  • Analyzing privacy implications of new products, services, partners, systems and applications, and providing guidance on privacy requirements and risks
  • Drafting, developing, implementing and maintaining privacy policies, procedures, notices and guidelines

Required Skills:

  • At least six years of law firm and/or in-house experience
  • Extensive U.S. privacy data knowledge
  • European privacy data knowledge
  • CIPP/CIPM certification desired but not required
  • Excellent communication, drafting and negotiation skills
  • Ability to manage key stakeholders, including senior management
  • Self-starter and able to work independently
  • An interest in the technology industry is highly desirable

Application Submission Information:

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your resume to as an attachment, and be sure to include the job title within the subject line of the email.