Data Privacy Program Manager NAM

Job Description

Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.

Join our team now at Siemens Healthineers as Data Privacy Program Manager NAM.

As Data Privacy Program Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Provides direct support to assigned businesses in North America for the strategy, design, development, implementation, and ongoing management of the Siemens Healthineers Global Data Privacy Program;
  • Actively engages with the businesses with regional functions and leaders to provide privacy expertise for operational execution and compliance with legal, regulatory and business data protection and privacy requirements;
  • Engage with stakeholders to provide data protection and privacy program and requirements, subject matter expertise as key resource and point of contact to regional, business, partner functions, and other key stakeholders, drive awareness, share knowledge, and ensure accountability for data privacy legal/regulatory compliance;
  • Support and implement data protection and privacy operational compliance monitoring activities in collaboration and coordination with the organization's security, compliance, audit, risk management and other related corporate functions as appropriate;
  • Support implementation of business level data protection and privacy policies, standards and procedures;
  • Support development and implementation of role-based data protection and privacy training as required. Prepare privacy training, communication, and awareness materials. Train internal and
  • external teams and partners on applicable privacy materials and initiatives;
  • Provide assistance to external and/or internal auditors in compliance reviews;
  • Assist with response to suspected privacy incidents and data breaches; 
  • Support questions and issues raised by customers, partners, and consumers;
  • Support systematic audits and provide recommendations to improve privacy practices or correct areas of non-compliance.

This position may suit you best if you are familiar and would like to develop you career with Siemens Healthineers in the following areas:

  • Familiarity with HIPAA, PIPEDA, FDA and FTC regulations, US Patriot Act, EU 95/46 and GDPR, Breach Notification laws, ISO and other standards bodies and international standards;
  • Innovative, highly flexible, enthusiastic collaborator, results orientated, independent; actively engaged; and able to influence without direct authority;
  • Well-honed analytical abilities and can assess situations and complex problems quickly in order to make or support decisions;
  • Self-motivated team player with the ability to drive projects, identify and support resolution of legal and business issues, and earn the confidence and cooperation of your colleagues;
  • High standards, impeccable integrity, and unquestionable good judgment;
  • Excellent organization skills demonstrated sense of responsibility, results oriented, and ability to work effectively under pressure;
  • Relationship builder with the ability to inspire others around you;
  • Accountability for producing results above what is expected;
  • Adapt to rapidly changing business processes and work efficiently under tight deadlines;
  • Strong focus on the ability to interact with people at all levels, including executive management.
  • Proficient with privacy management technology, e.g. OneTrust, TrustArc, and Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint, OneNote, Sharepoint, etc.);
  • Office and Internet/Web-based Applications.

Required skills to have for success in this role:

  • At a minimum, a bachelor degree in business, information technology, data security, or other related field; a degree in law or other advanced degree preferred.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a privacy related role in a corporate compliance environment;
  • Experience in a healthcare-related organization preferred;
  • Comprehensive knowledge of United States and Canadian privacy legislation;
  • Knowledge of EU Data Protection laws (e.g., GDPR) and other international laws preferred.
  • Ability to conduct privacy investigations, compliance reviews, and audits;
  • Ability to work independently and in a team setting;
  • Ability to coordinate and work effectively in a large complex global matrixed organization;
  • Strong knowledge of, and experience in, program and project management, and experience in the coordination of tasks across interdisciplinary project teams;
  • Certification(s) preferred:  CIPP/M, CDPSE, or similar relevant technical and/or industry certifications in a privacy-related curriculum.

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

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Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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