Energy Impact Partners
Energy Impact Partners

Privacy Compliance Specialist, Ring Privacy Operations



Legal, Operations
Bellevue, WA, USA
Posted on Monday, July 24, 2023


We think smart security should work on any home and be accessible to everyone. Do you? Do you care deeply about privacy? Do you want to help define and maintain principles and best practices to protect privacy? Come build the future of privacy with us! To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. We work in a fast-paced environment across multiple industries, never losing our passion for customers. At Ring, we are committed to making home and neighborhood security accessible and effective for everyone, while working hard to bring communities together.

As a member of the Privacy Operations team, you will play a key role in operationalizing privacy across Ring. This includes engaging with multiple stakeholders across the enterprise to help ensure compliant and customer centric outcomes. You will be responsible for consulting with key stakeholders to drive alignment with global privacy regulatory requirements, including GDPR and CPRA.

In the execution of Amazon’s global privacy obligations, you will rely heavily on your subject matter expertise, as well as your project management, analytical, and relationship building skills to develop and deploy innovative strategies for the protection of personal data.

The successful candidate leverages their background in compliance program management, data protection, records management, privacy by design, risk management, data governance, and/or data modeling to implement privacy controls across the internal technology ecosystem.

Key job responsibilities
In this role you will:
• Advise and partner with Ring stakeholders including Legal, PR, Information Security, and Product to ensure that sound protocols are in place to mitigate privacy risks.
• Monitor known and emerging risks, measure process effectiveness, and develop action items to remediate identified risks.
• Socialize and secure commitments for the remediation of risks and collect relevant evidences for the privacy and data security program.
• Draft written narratives to communicate obligations, risk analyses, and recommendations.
• Develop deep knowledge of privacy obligations and privacy processes and solutions.
• Help build and deploy training to bring awareness to privacy requirements.
• Prepare other supporting documentation such as manager and employee communications, FAQs, and standard operating processes.
• Document and assess controls related to customer privacy promises.
• Respond, document and provide mitigations for privacy incidents.
• Manage other risk and compliance related projects as needs arise.

A day in the life
The ‘day-to-day’ aspect of this role will be to review internal Ring systems for compliance with global privacy obligations. As part of this you will provide support for annual risk assessments and help collect relevant evidences of the privacy and data security program. You will be responsible for providing guidance for and managing privacy risks raised in relation to on-going regulatory requirements. Additionally, you will spend time researching and documenting the status of controls related to customer privacy promises.

About the team
About Ring Since its founding in 2013, Ring has been on a mission to make neighborhoods safer. From the video doorbell, to Ring Alarm, which was named #1 in Customer Satisfaction for DIY Home Security Systems by J.D. Power, Ring’s smart home security product line, as well as the Neighbors app, offer users affordable whole-home and neighborhood security. At Ring, we are committed to making home and neighborhood security accessible and effective for everyone -- while working hard to bring communities together. Ring is an Amazon company. For more information, visit With Ring, you’re always home.

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Bellevue, WA, USA | Hawthorne, CA, USA


• 4+ years of experience in a privacy, compliance or risk management role
• 4+ years of experience in a product and application development technology, compliance, or risk management role
• BA/BS degree or equivalent experience


• Experience with GDPR, CPRA, and other privacy regulations
• Has had to meet world-wide regulatory requirements for privacy and mitigate privacy risks.
• Has communicated complex issues and concepts verbally and in writing to a wide range of audiences from technical developers to non-technical executives.
• Has collaborated and driven commitments to deliver privacy solutions.
• Earned the respect of your peers and managers for your ability to grasp difficult technical challenges and invent practical, sustainable solutions.
• Work ethic based on a strong desire to exceed expectations.
• Has worked successfully in a very fast-paced, results-oriented environment.
• Used metrics to drive the right outcome.
• Addressed issues related to customer privacy and information security.
• Developed, implemented, and enforced policies applicable to entire organizations.
• Has been certified by the International Association of Privacy Professionals or ISACA (e.g., holds a CIPM, CIPP/US, CIPP/E and/or CDPSE)

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit

Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from $59,300/year in our lowest geographic market up to $142,800/year in our highest geographic market. Pay is based on a number of factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Amazon is a total compensation company. Dependent on the position offered, equity, sign-on payments, and other forms of compensation may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. For more information, please visit Applicants should apply via our internal or external career site.