Privacy Engineer, Tech Audit (University Grad)

Privacy Engineer, Tech Audit (University Grad)
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Facebook's Privacy Engineering organization is seeking an engineer focused on privacy safeguards in our products. You will identify privacy risks in architecture and code, recommend remediation options, and verify the finished product matches the commitment. Your technical advocacy for sound privacy decisions will ensure Facebook users’ data is only used for purposes they have authorized. You will be relied upon to provide engineering and product teams with the privacy expertise necessary to make confident product decisions.
Privacy Engineer, Tech Audit (University Grad) Responsibilities
  • Play a key role in driving technical reviews of products and features to identify privacy concerns
  • Work closely with technical and non-technical teams to recommend and verify architectural and code remediation options
  • Provide product teams with guidance and best practices to help protect users’ privacy and mitigate risks
  • Build and improve internal tooling to enhance team capabilities
Minimum Qualifications
  • Currently has, or is in the process of obtaining, a Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security, or a related field
  • Experience with Python, PHP, Java, C/C++ or an equivalent language
  • Experience or relevant coursework in cybersecurity or privacy (e.g., penetration testing, security code reviews, data access controls)
  • Must obtain work authorization in the country of employment at the time of hire and maintain ongoing work authorization during employment
Preferred Qualifications
  • Interest in protecting people’s privacy
  • Experience translating technical concepts into language that is understood by software engineers as well as business and technical leaders
  • Experience with web application security and privacy vulnerabilities
  • Contributions to the privacy community (e.g., publications, research, blog posts, open-source projects)
About Meta
Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.
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(Colorado only*) Estimated salary of $112,000/year + bonus + equity + benefits
*Note: Disclosure as required by sb19-085(8-5-20)
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