Data Privacy Steward

Sila SG

Anywhere Remote only

Full time

Sep 17

Full Job Description

Are you a Data Engineer, Data Analyst or Data Management professional passionate about Data Privacy and have a keen interest in gaining experience to break into a Data Privacy by Design career?

Sila is seeking a Data Privacy Steward who will be involved in ensuring privacy is a part of the design process, versus being an afterthought. You’ll work as an intermediary between product teams and a Fortune 500 Privacy and Global Trade Controls office to understand the privacy implications for digital data being collected, how the policies relate to the products being developed, and the gaps that must be overcome to be compliant.

While this position can be done remotely, the work is based out of our Seattle office and hours will mirror west coast business hours.

About you:

  • Strong background in data, including data for digital products and data transmitted digitally; ideally 5+ years of data experience
  • Curious and passionate about Data Privacy
  • Strong communication (verbal and written), interpersonal skills and organizational skills; Not afraid to have uncomfortable conversations
  • Self-motivated to find answers and recommend solutions with little direction
  • Comfortable communicating complex issues or technical privacy standards digestible by a wide range of audiences including engineering and product teams
  • Excellent organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills and can deliver high-quality results with minimal instruction and a short turnaround time
  • Exceptional judgment, decisiveness, and ability to move quickly
  • Able to manage time and multiple priorities with a variety of stakeholders
  • Have a desire to dive deep into detail, problem solve, and execute
  • Possess an understanding of technical privacy issues and experience with the software development lifecycle

Your Skills and Experience:

  • Experience or familiarity with GDPR, and ePrivacy or other regulations
  • Experience working closely with Product teams on privacy design throughout the product lifecycle
  • Translate Privacy and Trade Control guidelines into actionable compliance steps for the product teams
  • Assess product team data to relay key Privacy or Trade Control triggers to ensure data is accurately categorized and controlled
  • Make Assessments/Evaluations/Recommendations around privacy gaps at the Product Team level as deciphered from interactions with Privacy Office and Trade Control focals
  • Work in conjunction with the product teams to understand what they are doing, what type of data they are trying to access and policies/gaps
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent or equivalent practical experience
  • CIPP or CIPM certifications or CDMP with privacy elections a bonus

Sila will not sponsor_ any employee in this position for a work visa, now or in the future (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa, or any other non-immigrant or immigrant status)_

About Sila

Sila is a technology and management consulting firm that delivers solutions to the world’s leading corporations. Our solutions expertise lies in the areas of risk management, data analytics, software engineering and integration, strategy and transformation, and digital creative services. We are a values-driven company with a culture that fosters collaboration, creativity, and social responsibility. Sila employees are part of a community of vibrant, high-performing contributors who push each other to achieve the highest standard of excellence. Our team members have extensive opportunities to discover their passions and shape their own career paths, and we continually invest in employees’ growth through innovative training, mentorship, and professional development programs. Staff are quickly immersed in clients’ business challenges, work closely with emerging technologies to develop impactful solutions to these challenges, and are exposed to a variety of industries and market offerings.

We are looking for full-time employees to become an integral part of our growing team. Sila is headquartered in Seattle, WA and has offices in Shelton, CT and Washington, D.C. Sila offers a range of great benefits including a comprehensive healthcare package, 401K with matching, paid time off, and paid company holidays, as well as other unique benefits that support our staff’s active work/life balance.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

Sila’s Covid-19 Vaccination Policy aligns with our client commitments, and we require all team members who will be meeting in person for business or working from one of our offices or any client facility to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Exceptions to this policy are only granted to those with a company-approved accommodation which can be made for a qualifying medical condition or sincerely held religious belief. Prospective or new employees will be required to adhere to this policy and submit proof of vaccination or have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment.

Job Type: Full-time

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