Program Manager, Privacy

Privacy is a crucial area of focus for Facebook in this journey to ensure we protect user's data and privacy. Facebook's Privacy Program Management team is chartered to ensure our program meets internal standards and regulatory obligations. This team provides the critical tools and process to support different business units to embed user privacy as one of the core tenants in their business operations and product development processes. As a Privacy Program Manager, you will use your expertise to decrease privacy risks, develop ways to improve business processes and systems, and to give us the ability to measure and track progress across the company and Facebook family of apps. In this role, you will interact with product, business and legal teams across the company to develop deep insights into the mechanics of how teams incorporate privacy-by-design into business operations and product lifecycles.


  • Identify the roadmap that lays out the privacy compliance tasks to undertake on an annual basis in support of Facebook standards and regulatory obligations.
  • Conduct risk assessments to determine where systems may be vulnerable to data privacy risks.
  • Lead system and process improvements with business owners to enable safeguards and reduce risk.
  • Provide guidance to business teams on complying with the Privacy Program and its day-to-day business objectives. Align practical risk mitigation with business objectives and foster a risk-conscious corporate culture.
  • Facilitate effective vendor risk evaluations around third parties.
  • Support and develop policies and internal controls working with legal teams and business owners to ensure the company is complying with regulatory obligations on an annual basis.
  • Evaluate and revise program controls, policies, and protocols working with legal and privacy product teams.
  • Monitor and audit compliance efforts and benchmark against privacy compliance requirements.
  • Facilitate appropriate training on Facebook's Privacy Program.
  • Anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, and ensure user privacy is not compromised.
  • Oversee documentation effort with business groups and technical writers to ensure necessary documentation is complete and effective to meet Facebooks standards and regulatory obligations.
  • Bachelor's or Masters Degree.
  • 10+ years of business program management experience.
  • Experience influencing stakeholders and engineers.
  • Experience with privacy, security or compliance issues.
  • Process design and process improvement experience.
  • Cross-group collaboration experience.
  • Experience in end-to-end lifecycle coordination.
  • Functional knowledge and experience in Privacy Program Management, Data Protection & Digital Information Governance.
  • Familiar with various data protection legislation.
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