**This position is based in Austin, TX**
Who you are:
As the Data Protection Manager, you will be responsible for coordinating across all departments on data privacy and security matters, making sure customer data is secure, data privacy and security policies are implemented and solving problems as the rapidly changing business grows in an increasingly regulated environment. Day to day activities include being the point person on data privacy and security questions, responding to customer and business needs, and acting as liaison when necessary.
The Data Protection Manager is primarily responsible for (i) all ongoing activities related to the availability, integrity, confidentiality and security of Company and customer data in compliance with governing privacy and security international, federal, state and local law and regulations and with the Company’s security policies and procedures and (ii) supporting and monitoring privacy and related compliance across the Company. This role will report to our Chief Operating Officer.
Who we are: For over 10 years, Spiceworks has been helping the world’s businesses find, adopt, and manage the latest technologies. We’ve also been helping IT brands build, market, and sell better products and services. Millions of IT buyers and hundreds of brands later, we’ve built the platform they use to get their jobs done and make them better at what they do, every day.
With our helpful tools, technical content, a global community of experts, and entertaining ways to blow off steam, we’ve got IT covered. And because we understand IT buyers and the businesses they represent, established brands like Microsoft, Dell, and CDW, to name a few, and the latest industry innovators including KnowBe4 and Scale Computing use our insights and technology platform to run smarter, more personalized campaigns.
In short, we’re making IT easy – and dare we say FUN – for everyone. Best part: we’re just getting started!
Your day-to-day: (This position does the following in accordance with all applicable Federal, State and local laws / regulations and the Company’s policies, procedures and guidelines):
What does it take to do this job?
Intelligent, articulate and persuasive leader who can interact effectively with managers, employees, attorneys, vendors, dealers and customers.