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Data Privacy Attorney in Frederick, MD

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Company name

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Data Privacy

Years of Experience

Min 8 yrs required


Frederick, MD

Date Last Verified

Mar 16,2018

Posted on

Mar 07,2018

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Senior Security Analyst, Data Privacy The candidate will be responsible for assisting with the overall program strategy, identifying and developing methods for assessing data privacy controls across a variety of regulatory requirements and control frameworks, assisting business and technical areas with understanding and implementing of data privacy controls to help remediate gaps and risks identified, and monitoring and reporting program compliance related to data privacy efforts to the leadership team. Will conduct regular assessments to identify sensitive data at risk and provide guidance on how to implement technologies and processes to aid in data protection. Investigate and implement technologies that will protect sensitive data while in transit and at rest within and outside of the corporate boundaries (i.e. IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS). Conduct privacy impact assessments to ensure data privacy requirements are integrated into all new and existing programs. Partner effectively with the security awareness program to communicate new data privacy program processes and procedures. Partner with internal teams to ensure policies meet the needs and goals of CIS. Work closely with legal to ensure the proper security controls are in place to protect sensitive data of our company, employees, and customers within the law and regulations around the world. Work with teams to ensure the concept of security by design and privacy by design is embedded within solutions at the onset of their development. Collaborate with other departments outside of IT (e.g., Risk Management, Internal Audit, HR, Legal, etc.) to direct policy and regulatory issues to appropriate channels for investigation and resolution. Consult with corporate counsel as needed to resolve legal issues related to regulations and standards. Provide training and awareness on company policies across the organization. Perform other duties as assigned. Should have 8+ years of experience in information technology, compliance, legal, data protection/privacy, and/or information security. Must have knowledge of data protection, risk analysis and information security. Should have knowledge of data privacy and security requirements under EU Data Protection Directive, PCI, GLB, HIPAA, FDA and other relevant legislation when appropriate for business. (Canada Personal Information Act, etc.). Must have Bachelor’s Degree in Law, Information Security, Cybersecurity, Information Assurance, Risk Management, or equivalent work experience. Excellent writing skills, with experience as a writer, technical editor, or communications specialist a plus. Excellent customer service skills required.

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Job ID : 64249BR

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
7335 Executive Way
Frederick, MD 21704