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Facebook Privacy Counsel in Washington, District Of Columbia

Summary:

Facebook is seeking talented and flexible counsel to work on Facebook’s legal privacy team and advise the company on a range of privacy, data protection and security-related legal and compliance initiatives for Facebook, Instagram, ARVR, and/or WhatsApp. This is a full-time position.

Required Skills:

  1. Maintain subject matter expertise in areas of privacy and data protection laws (including state and federal consumer protection and privacy laws, GDPR and other global privacy laws) and advise on the impact of the same on Facebook’s business

  2. Assist product lawyers in evaluating the impact of privacy laws, regulatory guidance and enforcement actions, and other related guidelines on product features

  3. Advise business team clients, such as HR, communications, and research teams, on privacy requirements

  4. Support members of the legal, business, and policy teams on privacy-related legal matters, including areas related to partnerships, acquisitions, integrations, and other business development opportunities

  5. Drive high-profile and high-impact projects involving privacy analysis and compliance with stakeholders across Facebook's business, policy, legal, communications, security, and other departments

  6. Develop regulatory strategy with global privacy regulators in connection with new product features and initiatives and maintain Facebook’s ongoing privacy-by-design processes

  7. Help draft and oversee the development and management of Facebook's (and its affiliates') terms and data policies across the full range of Facebook’s different products

  8. Help to develop and conduct general and role-specific privacy trainings across Facebook

  9. Manage internal privacy compliance programs and processes to ensure we meet our obligations

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 3+ years of legal experience, including at a law firm and/or prior in-house experience with internet or technology companies (applicable litigation, regulatory, or product counseling will be considered)

  2. J.D. degree (or foreign equivalent) and membership in at least one US state bar

  3. Experience prioritizing work and providing advice under deadlines

  4. Business judgment and client counseling experience

  5. Experience advancing projects in a multi-stakeholder environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience with global privacy laws, regulations, and industry guidelines, especially including those relevant for social media, ad tech and Internet companies

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations-ext@fb.com.

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