Associate Privacy Program Manager
Posted on: November 22, 2021
23andMe is looking for a talented Associate Privacy Program
Manager with experience managing and implementing complex,
cross-functional projects and programs to support Privacy Program
operations. Our Privacy Team's mission is to ensure every customer
has a private and secure environment to access and explore their
genetics. This is a unique opportunity to work in a
privacy-focused, collaborative environment, make meaningful
contributions to our consumer products, and to drive compliance
within an evolving privacy landscape.
Who We Are
Since 2006, 23andMe's mission has been to help people access,
understand, and benefit from the human genome. We are a group of
passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what's possible to
help turn genetic insight into better health and personal
What You'll Do
Work with the Program Manager and Counsel to identify strategic
priorities, define objectives and milestones, and successfully
manage the execution of Privacy projects and Department OKRs,
including compliance with emerging legislation.
Support Privacy Team sprints and reporting activities, including
sprint planning, building and improving reporting dashboards,
backlog grooming, retrospectives, and quarterly governance
Integrate and explore new technologies and tools to build
efficient, scalable processes.
Maintain and support the development of internal knowledge bases,
policies, and procedures within corporate systems.
Gather, maintain, and prepare evidence for internal and external
audits of information privacy and security management systems
(e.g., ISO 27001, 27701, and 27018), and assist with performing
readiness assessments for compliance with industry privacy
standards and certifications.
Assist Counsel with discovery and remediation of incidents, Data
Subject requests, complaints, and other investigations as
Develop and support internal privacy awareness and engagement
activities, including new-hire and departmental training, and
employee development programs.
Develop testing procedures to measure and enhance the effectiveness
of privacy controls, including automation.
Develop and maintain a controls inventory for GDPR, CCPA/CPRA, and
other privacy compliance plans.
What You'll Bring
Minimum 2 years relevant experience managing complex,
multi-stakeholder projects at a technology company.
Familiarity with privacy laws, including CCPA/CPRA and GDPR, and a
willingness to keep learning!
Strong organizational, coordination, multi-tasking, and process
improvement capabilities. You're able to manage proactive privacy
projects while accommodating reactive requests from internal
Exceptional verbal and written communication and documentation
skills. Proven ability to interact and effectively communicate with
individuals across business functions with technical and
A passion for championing customer privacy and an understanding
that there are customers behind every datapoint who deserve a
private, secure place to explore their information.
Self-motivated, reliable team-player that thrives in a fast-paced,
complex work environment.
Experience with agile methodologies, sprint management, and
Atlassian products (Jira, Confluence).
Experience working with teams developing user-facing products
23andMe, headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, is a leading consumer
genetics and research company. Founded in 2006, the company's
mission is to help people access, understand, and benefit from the
human genome. 23andMe has pioneered direct access to genetic
information as the only company with multiple FDA authorizations
for genetic health risk reports. The company has created the
world's largest crowdsourced platform for genetic research, with 80
percent of its customers electing to participate. The platform also
powers the 23andMe Therapeutics group, currently pursuing drug
discovery programs rooted in human genetics across a spectrum of
disease areas, including oncology, respiratory, and cardiovascular
diseases, in addition to other therapeutic areas. More information
is available at www.23andMe.com.
At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide
equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All
qualified applicants for employment will be considered without
regard to an individual's race, color, sex, gender identity, gender
expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry,
citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition,
family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual
orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or
any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws. If you
are unable to submit your application because of incompatible
assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at
email@example.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate
qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by
Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not
responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank
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