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Privacy Engineer

  • Location: Plano, Texas, 75024
  • Salary: 55.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 20 days ago

This international network integration leader has an immediate 6-12+ month contract opportunity in Plano, TX for a Privacy Engineer. Will be working remotely initially but must be available to work onsite in Plano, TX in the future. The Privacy Engineer is responsible for security/privacy design, and providing technical guidance to the product and process, with in-depth knowledge of regulatory requirements and privacy solutions.   

Responsibilities:
  • Provide technical guidance to team in privacy field. 
  • Data privacy impact assessment as technical expert. 
  • Work cross-functionally with engineering, legal teams. 
  • Provide technical input for mitigation and remediation, uncover incident trends requiring further action, and participate in privacy review, implementation review and audit processes.     
  • Demonstrate ownership of privacy technology and process, taking responsibility for their maintenance and improvement. 
  • Develop testable software code   
Requirements:
  • Experience focusing on security/privacy related research, design, and engineering. 
  • Experience translating regulatory requirements (GDPR, CCPA etc) into actionable technical specifications 
  • Experience working on privacy solutions in an engineering capacity. 
  • Deep understanding of web technologies, how they can be exploited and how they can be used to prevent against exploits. 
  • Deep technical understanding of online privacy threats and the existing solution space to protect against them. 
  • Excellent communication skills. You can validate your decisions and communicate them clearly. 
  • 5+ years industry experience in a role developing software in Python, PHP, Java, C/C++ (or equivalent language), including code maintenance and review.  
Preferred:
  • Extensive experience of software development applying with privacy by design. 
  • Security certifications (e.g. Security+, Network+, GCIA, GCIH, CISSP, CEH, etc 
  • Experience contributing to the security/privacy community. 
  • Automotive industry experience.
  • Dev(Sec)Ops experience. 
  • Database experience