Senior Privacy Engineer

Netflix, Los Gatos, California

Leading subscription service for watching TV episodes and movies

We are looking for a Senior Privacy Engineer to join Netflix! The Privacy Assurance and Engineering promotes privacy-enhancing design and sets the engineering standards to ensure we’re using data correctly.
You are passionate about privacy and excited about technical challenges. In this role, you will define requirements, analyze systems and architect changes, as well as plan and drive updates to existing policies and guidelines. You will work in close collaboration with Privacy, Legal and various engineering teams.

Desired background:

  • You have hands-on software engineering experience, optimally spanning over both microservices architectures and big data environments.
  • You can effectively communicate privacy and engineering matters to diverse audiences with varying technical and subject matter backgrounds.
  • You are an expert in program management and are able to translate complex, ambiguous problems to practical technical objectives.
  • You have a security mindset and experience with privacy enhancing technologies, e.g. data de-identification or differential privacy.

Finally, here’s a few more reasons why we love this work and think that you will too:

  • You would be working with an industry leading security and privacy team with many opportunities to improve existing projects and identify new ones.
  • You would be joining an inclusive, diverse team that values work life balance.
  • You would have the opportunity to design and facilitate big impact privacy engineering initiatives for the Netflix engineering ecosystem and for the benefit for our customers.
  • You enjoy learning and working closely with domain experts in diverse areas such as information security, privacy and security legal, distributed systems and big data.
The Netflix culture determines how we work together and how we make decisions. With “Freedom and Responsibility” and “Context not Control” - you will decide how to best use your talents and time. You will be surrounded by a great team and empowered to produce your best work. You can learn more about life at Netflix by watching our security talks or exploring our open source work.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity of thought, culture, background, and perspective at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

About Netflix

Netflix is the world’s leading Internet television network with over 100 million members in over 190 countries enjoying more than 125 million hours of TV shows and movies per day, including original series, documentaries and feature films. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on nearly any Internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.

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