Amazon is looking for a talented Corporate Counsel attorney to advise on privacy and regulatory compliance for its Ring business, headquartered in Santa Monica, California. This attorney will support Amazon’s senior management, technology and engineering, marketing, customer support, business development, sales, supply chain, and information security teams.
Principal duties include provision of ongoing legal counseling in the area of privacy law, including the following:
Advising on global privacy law compliance, including with respect to data protection, data retention, data security, and data breach rules.
Drafting privacy policies (including for non-U.S. countries), FAQs and communications, implementing appropriate processes applicable to the foregoing and continually updating such policies as needs of the business evolve and as there are changes in laws and regulations.
Responsibility for the continued development of Ring’s privacy strategy and compliance framework, developing and communicating controls, policies and procedures, performing risk assessments, monitoring ongoing compliance and overseeing the intersection of privacy and data security in collaboration with the information security team
Advising appropriate stakeholders on compliance matters across all aspects of U.S. and, where applicable, international privacy laws and regulations, including data protection, retention, use/sharing, security and breach rules, as well as required privacy notices, regulatory filings and relevant process and infrastructure requirements, as applicable
Staying up-to-date on, and advising on potential business impact, of proposed changes to applicable privacy, data security, consumer protection, marketing and related laws and regulations
Working closely with personnel at supported business operations, and obtaining and maintaining a strong knowledge of the products and objectives of those operations
Conducting employee trainings on relevant matters, such as privacy, data protection and records management
In addition, duties include providing support to the business on other legal matters on an as-needed basis, including reviewing commercial agreements and other ordinary course items.
Some travel, domestic and international, is required.
J.D. degree and membership in one state bar is required
6+ years of attorney experience advising on privacy law and data security legal matters
3+ years of experience in a national or international law firm
Prior in-house experience preferred
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.
Website : http://www.amazon.com/
Amazon, a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, Washington, is the global leader in e-commerce. Since Jeff Bezos started Amazon in 1995, we have significantly expanded our product offerings, international sites, and worldwide network of fulfillment and customer service centers. Today, Amazon offers everything from books and electronics to tennis rackets and diamond jewelry. We operate sites in Canada, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain and United Kingdom and maintain dozens of fulfillment centers around the world which encompass more than 26 million square feet.