Privacy Product Counsel

  • Stripe
  • San Francisco, CA, United States
  • Jul 28, 2017
Full time Legal

Job Description

In this role you will:

  • Serve as part of a small team of lawyers advising Stripe’s product teams and management on privacy and data protection issues.
  • Help ensure that Stripe’s products and services comply with applicable law and our commitments to our customers.
  • Analyze existing and new legislative and regulatory developments to ensure that Stripe understands and remains compliant with evolving requirements.
  • Work closely with other members of Stripe’s legal and product teams to help develop policies and procedures to comply with privacy and data protection laws around the world.
  • With other members of the team, represent Stripe externally before data protection regulators, industry groups and other key stakeholders.-

To be considered for this position you should:

  • Have at least five years experience working on data protection and privacy legal issues, with particular depth on US, European, and/or APAC data privacy regulations and the regimes governing transfer of data between the US and other nations.
  • Have a strong background in software technology and a demonstrated ability to converse with software engineers with specificity and depth about the ways we collect and process data.
  • Have worked in a technology company or in a law firm or consulting firm as product or privacy counsel.

You may be a good fit for this role if you:

  • Understand the payments industry and have reasonable familiarity with the regulatory regimes applicable to it (for example, anti-money laundering obligations).
  • Love technology and are a quick study on new things.
  • Are admitted to practice law in one or more US states (California preferred) or have the ability to be admitted in California.
  • Are a great communicator and solid project manager, able to effectively prioritize and advance a large number of projects simultaneously, often on tight deadlines.

To apply:

  • Please send a resume and LinkedIn profile.