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Data Privacy Analyst EMEA (m/f/d)

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Date: Sep 21, 2022

Location: Hagen, DE, D-58093

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 57652

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For 170 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Our Optical Communications segment has recently evolved from being a manufacturer of optical fiber and cable, hardware, and equipment to being a comprehensive provider of industry-leading optical solutions across the broader communications industry. This segment is classified into two main product groupings – carrier network and enterprise network. The carrier network product group consists primarily of products and solutions for optical-based communications infrastructure for services such as video, data, and voice communications. The enterprise network product group consists primarily of optical-based communication networks sold to businesses, governments, and individuals for their own use.


For our location in Hagen, Germany (or remote) we are looking for a


Data Privacy Analyst for EMEA (m/f/d)


The mission of Corning’s Data Privacy Office is to ensure Corning's operations worldwide adhere to the highest standards throughout the collection and use of the personal information of our workforce, customers, and suppliers. The Data Privacy Office facilitates global data protection through policies and procedures, employee training, and a program to monitor compliance with data protection standards. Our Privacy Policy establishes policies and procedures with uniform standards for how the company processes personal data. Further, we follow a set of Binding Corporate Rules to protect personal data when transferred within Corning.

The EMEA Data Privacy Analyst’s responsibility is to ensure privacy compliance for the Company under applicable laws, regulation, and guidance. This includes conducting privacy assessments, identifying data privacy requirements and gaps, completion of actions to mitigate gaps and risks, and identifying areas for improvement.



  • Provide subject matter expertise in regional privacy laws, such as EU and UK GDPR, the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA) in South Africa, as well as other federal, state, and local laws as required.
  • Document risk assessments for reported privacy incidents under applicable standards.
  • Review master services agreements, contracts, subcontracts and other documents for privacy compliance requirements.
  • Conduct Privacy Impact Assessments and Transfer Impact Assessments and document privacy controls.
  • Assist with developing or revising data privacy notices for regional project teams and corporate staff groups.
  • Lead or assist with virtual and/or on-site privacy audits.
  • Contribute to the development of corporate and project-specific training and awareness material.
  • Plan and conduct data protection trainings.
  • Respond to ad-hoc privacy-related questions from both internal and external customers.
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • 3+ years’ experience in data protection, privacy, cybersecurity, information security, regulatory compliance, legal or equivalent function for a large, matrixed organization.
  • Ideally 1+ years of privacy-specific experience.
  • Knowledge of EU/UK GDPR.
  • Experience in compliance issues and auditing preferred.
  • IAPP EU Certification (CIPP/E) preferred.
  • Strong organization, attention to detail, analytical skills, and problem-solving capabilities with excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple priories in a fast-paced, or organizationally complex, deadline-oriented environment.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with multiple stake holders.
  • Excellent written communication skills.
  • Strong English language skills (spoken and written) and other foreign languages as desired.
  • Must be a team player, yet able to work independently and exercise good judgement.
  • Heightened awareness of business ethics and compliance.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required.
  • Experience using OneTrust preferred.
  • Willingness to travel.


Our Offer:

  • Exciting and responsible tasks
  • Flat hierarchies in a matrix organization
  • Competitive salary according to experience & competences
  • Annual bonus
  • Attractive options for company pension
  • Flexible working hours
  • Home office
  • Tailor-made training concepts



Did we spark your interest?

Then apply now here on the site or at Susanne Burger, email:, reference code: #57652