Senior Privacy Expert Patient Data (all genders) Germany

Posted 25 Feb 2020

Darmstadt, Hesse - Germany

Req Id 203787


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our around 56,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.

Your role: Driving our company’s future development in data privacy as the senior expert for medical, patient, and health related data issues. You develop, implement and give guidance in the strategy and tools of data privacy in exciting times as part of the Center of Expertise. You work with the major functions processing medical, patient, and health data, interacting with HCPs and HCOs, and performing clinical trials. You act as a reliable partner for the business and senior management, set the standards in your field of expertise and provide background information to the Data Privacy organization worldwide. As health-related data is a key of our company’s future progress, you think actively forward and develop new concepts under the legal frameworks applying to our company worldwide. You support and advise our R&D departments as well as digital innovation regarding patient data and become a partner in privacy by design. In addition, you keep an eye on ongoing developments in data protection and health care regulations and transform them into needs and requirements for our data operations.


Who you are:

  • Graduate degree in law (or equivalent) and Healthcare industry knowledge
  • At least 15 years of job experience with a minimum of 8 years in data privacy, preferably in a large company, law firm, or international working environment
  • High level of knowledge in European GDPR and health data related regulations, including patient data and clinical trials
  • Business oriented in interactions with senior management and other stakeholders, with extensive skills in drafting and presenting guidelines, sharing knowledge, and specific experience in the health sector


What we offer:  With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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