Risk & Compliance Manager

Dropbox, Remote - US; Remote - Canada

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Role Description

Protecting Dropbox and our users is critical to being worthy of trust. As a Governance, Risk & Compliance Manager at Dropbox, you will join a growing team to design, implement, and coordinate programs to promote user trust and manage risks to their data. You will work with teams across the organization, from Engineering, Product, & Infrastructure, to Sales to Customer Experience, in order to manage risks to Dropbox and users alike. You will work in depth with other parts of the business to ensure Dropbox meets our security, privacy, and regulatory commitments.
If you are passionate about protecting Dropbox and our users, are looking for an opportunity to stretch and grow yourself in a dynamic team, and thrive in an environment where you can constantly learn, then this role is for you.


  • Promote and foster a culture of trust at Dropbox
  • Design, implement, maintain, and improve programs to address key company risks and prepare internal teams for independent assessments against a wide variety of regulatory and compliance frameworks (ISO 27001, ISO 27017, ISO 27018, ISO 22301, ISO 27701)
  • Solve a broad range of large, complex, cross-functional challenges such as SOC compliance, PCI compliance, ISMAP compliance, and/or SOX compliance
  • Improve controls for internal systems, processes, and policies
  • Facilitate ongoing risk and compliance initiatives and monitor control effectiveness
  • Collaborate with internal teams and external auditors throughout compliance assessments
  • Drive automation efforts across the Compliance function
  • Identify opportunities impacting the Compliance function and establish the strategy and cross-functional alignment to achieve these objectives


  • 2+ years of experience building or maintaining programs to mitigate risks around security, confidentiality, integrity, availability, and privacy
  • Experience facilitating or being the subject of SOC, ISO, and/or FedRAMP audits at a fast-paced technology company, public accounting firm, or similar environment
  • Experience partnering with Engineering, Product, & Development teams to define compliance needs in a multi-product environment
  • Strong familiarity with a broad range of technical concepts relevant to cloud computing environments: logical access control, agile development process, secure coding principles, security architecture, information security, network security, and privacy
  • Strong project management and organizational skills - must drive your own projects to completion
  • Great people skills and ability to work well in fast paced team environment with a wide range of technical and non-technical teams
  • Excellent writing, communication, and organizational skills - strong attention to detail
  • Passion to aim higher and develop new skills
  • CISA, CISSP, CCSK, CIPP, or other professional certifications/associations a plus

About Dropbox

Dropbox simplifies the way people work together. 500 million registered users around the world use Dropbox to work the way they want, on any device, wherever they go. With 150,000 businesses on Dropbox Business, we’re transforming everyday workflows and entire industries.

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