Description:

We are seeking a Privacy Counsel to support our fast-growth, international, high-tech energy company.

The Privacy Counsel will be responsible for providing legal support to Enphase's technically-diverse and multi-jurisdictional organization. Working directly with our head of privacy and security in the legal team, you will have the opportunity to shape our privacy posture and engage with a cross-disciplinary and multi-jurisdictional team. You will be working with colleagues around the world on a daily basis, touching on an array of different privacy regulations, products, technologies, and issues.

Qualified Candidates will have the opportunity to:
  • Support privacy needs worldwide, including the role of personal information in hardware, software, and SAAS products, sales agreements, digital marketing, development partnerships, and HR
  • Improve our privacy program based on rapidly evolving privacy regulations worldwide, including all US states, GDPR, LPGD, PIPL, India's long-anticipated privacy bill, Australia's Privacy Act, and more
  • Perform M&A privacy due diligence and integration activities, including drafting and modifying privacy policies, maintaining data map, and working with business teams to improve business processes and product features
  • Maintain internal privacy program materials, including data maps, risk assessments, transfer impact assessments, and compliance memos
  • Develop a privacy training program customized for our diverse teams: product, digital marketing, software, hardware, SAAS, and other teams
  • Maintain template materials including: DPA, data sharing provisions in sales and partner agreements, template responses to data subject requests, and M&A diligence and integration checklists
  • Improve and manage data subject response process
  • Support the security team on the frequent overlap of privacy and cyber-security, including internal and external security needs arising from privacy laws, and long-term initiatives such as data retention/destruction policies, incident response plans, and security audits
  • Actively engage with the entire Legal team to develop, implement, and enforce legal and compliance policies
  • Work cross-functionally within the company to influence and create actionable initiatives and reduce legal risk
  • Assisting in other matters as may be requested

The Ideal Candidate has the following education and experience.
  • JD or LLM from a nationally recognized ABA accredited law school
  • Member in good standing of a US State Bar
  • 5 - 8 years experience as a lawyer, preferably with in-house experience
  • 2+ years experience working with domestic and international privacy laws, including at least CCPA and GDPR
  • Experience in high-tech, including hardware, software, and SAAS products (preferred)
  • CIPP/US and CIPP/E certifications (preferred)
  • Be an independently motivated self-starter to identify needs and propose strategies
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills in order to thrive in a fast-paced and busy environment
  • Strong verbal/written communication skills with an ability to communicate at all levels of the organization
  • Ability to be flexible, think strategically, and exercise judgment to balance legal risks against business needs
  • Possess high integrity and ethics
  • Ability to collaborate cross-functionally and build enduring relationships
  • Passion to accelerate the move to a better world through clean energy

Company Background
  • Our mission at Enphase Energy is to advance a sustainable future for all.