Posted 3 days ago
Meta is seeking a talented attorney to join its Global Privacy Compliance team on a range of cutting-edge privacy, data protection, and security-related legal and compliance initiatives.As a member of our team, you will provide legal guidance related to privacy compliance and security issues involving the systems and processes that we use to store, transfer, access and secure information that enables our products, practices, and services. The work will include developing policies and procedures, participating in governance groups, designing, sustaining, monitoring and reporting on privacy controls/safeguards, partnering in privacy risk assessments, driving the resolution of privacy risks/issues, including by escalating key issues to leadership, cross-functional partners and governance bodies, setting privacy policy, and enforcing privacy requirements. A successful candidate will be prepared to create and maintain the new requirements and continue the development of a framework for analyzing data storage, persistence and deletion issues as well as to advise on, document, and oversee implementation of necessary changes to company practices in order to comply with related requirements.

  • Manage Legal’s support of key aspects of our global privacy compliance programs and processes to ensure we meet our obligations under those programs and applicable regulatory frameworks with particular focus to issues involving the storage, deletion, persistence of data
  • Develop and maintain subject matter expertise in new areas of global data use and protection laws, advise about the impact of the same on Facebook’s business, and drive strategies to facilitate compliance
  • Provide legal advice and day-to-day support to the Privacy Organization
  • Coordinate with globally-distributed legal compliance groups to ensure integration of the Privacy Program on a global scale
  • Provide focused and pragmatic legal advice on Privacy Program controls testing and management of privacy compliance
  • Support members of the legal, business, and policy teams on privacy-related legal matters, including in areas related to partnerships, integrations, and other business development opportunities
  • Drive high-profile and high-impact projects involving privacy analysis and compliance with stakeholders across Meta's business including policy, legal, communications, security, and other departments

  • J.D. degree (or foreign equivalent) and membership in at least one U.S. state bar
  • 5+ years of legal experience, including at a law firm and/or in-house experience
  • Experience with global privacy laws, compliance, regulations, and industry guidelines
  • Demonstrated expertise in privacy and data issues arising in one or more privacy areas such as HR, security, advertising, B2B products, third party management, or privacy program implementation/management

  • Experience working in the technology industry with large scale data systems
  • Technology background related to data systems, such as identity and access management, cloud storage, and data system validation

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Lead Counsel, Global Privacy Compliance