Role Description

Protecting Dropbox and our users is at the core of our business and is critical to being worthy of trust. We’re looking for a Director of Privacy to build and scale our global Privacy Program at Dropbox. In this role, you’ll lead a team of specialists who partner with stakeholders across the business to ensure Dropbox meets our privacy and data protection obligations. You’ll work closely with counterparts in Product Engineering, IT, Security, Product & Privacy Counsel, and Customer Experience to help us manage and maintain the privacy of our users’ data. You will develop and execute programs that focus on the privacy issues most important to Dropbox, Dropboxers, and our users.

Grow a team of high performing legal/privacy professionals and champion their growth and path at Dropbox
    Influence change across Dropbox to ensure that our products and services comply with current and emerging privacy legislation
    Monitor and analyze privacy issues of importance to Dropbox and provide strategic advice to senior company executives on these matters
    Build out scaled training and education programs for Dropboxers globally to enable us to collectively achieve our privacy and security goals
    Create and scale processes for vendors and suppliers to be assessed against our privacy controls
    Collaborate with cross-functional teams to operate, validate, and remediate privacy oversight controls, such as data flow mappings and Privacy Impact Assessments (PIAs)
    Partner with engineering to map privacy requirements onto engineering reality and embed our privacy program into their workflow
    Track internal controls and promote privacy guidelines and policies for customer, employee, partner, and vendor personal information
    Support Dropbox’s response to regulatory audits, investigations, or inquiries


    8+ years of experience directly in a privacy or data protection-related role
    Experience with and positive track record of executive leadership, people management, and team growth
    Thorough working knowledge of global privacy regulations, standards, and frameworks
    A high degree of comfort interacting and collaborating with both lawyers and engineers
    Understanding and willingness to learn about diverse business functions
    Passion for technology and desire to tackle complex problems with creative solutions
    Great interpersonal skills with a focus on influencing and leadership in a global company
    Guided by a personal integrity that reflects Dropbox’s core values and commitment to our users’ trust

Benefits and Perks

    100% company paid individual medical, dental, & vision insurance coverage
    401k + company match
    Market competitive total compensation package
    Free Dropbox space for your friends and family
    Wellness Reimbursement
    Generous vacation policy
    10 company paid holidays
    Volunteer time off 
    Company sponsored tech talks (technology and other relevant professional topics)