Senior Manager Data Compliance & Security in Data & Analytics (m/f/d)

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:
Data & Analytics (D&A) is the primary provider of data for analytics, reporting and data governance at adidas worldwide.
The dedicated D&A compliance team ensures compliance for all D&A platforms and products with internal and external privacy and security policies and regulations.
As part of the D&A compliance team you will be the key contact for D&A data engineers and product teams for and privacy or security related questions during their development journey. Together with the adidas Information Security and Data Privacy you will establish and own the compliance controls for all D&A platforms and products.


Key Responsibilities: 


Information Security
•    Act as main point of contact between D&A and the adidas information security team.
•    Ensure early involvement of the information security team in all D&A initiatives.
•    Analysis of D&A business processes, definition & coordination of implementation of measures to reduce risks.
•    Follow-up on control deviations, pentesting, code scanning, red teaming, or other information security findings.
•    Analysis & definition of identity access management requirements, i.e. for data access.


Data Privacy
•    Act as main point of contact between D&A and the adidas Global Privacy team
•    Be a privacy evangelist within the D&A department at all times, and train your business stakeholders on key privacy concepts and ethical standards relevant to them
•    Take responsibility to land privacy as a building block in the data strategy by driving the implementation of the Global Privacy Framework within D&A
•    Adopt a privacy-by-design mindset and ensure essential privacy concepts are built into data products and underlying infrastructure
•    Based on a deep understanding of data, technology and business processes, identify and communicate the privacy impact of data products and infrastructure for Data Protection Impact Assessments to be initiated where necessary
•    Assume responsibility for the implementation of appropriate safeguards
•    Closely collaborate with other assurance functions
Specialist advice
•    Actively maintains recognized expert level knowledge in the areas of information security and privacy.
•    Provides definitive and expert advice.
•    Oversees the provision of specialist advice by others, consolidates expertise from multiple sources, including third party experts, to provide coherent advice  tto further organizational objectives. 
•    Supports and promotes the development and sharing of specialist knowledge within the organization.


•    Within given research goals, builds on and refines appropriate outline ideas for research, including evaluation, development, demonstration and implementation. 
•    Applies standard methods to collect and analyses quantitative and qualitative data. 
•    Creates research reports to communicate research methodology and findings and conclusions. Contributes sections of material of publication quality. 
•    Uses available resources to update knowledge of any relevant field and curates a personal collection of relevant material. 
•    Participates in research communities.
Emerging technology monitoring
•    Supports monitoring of the external environment and assessment of emerging technologies to evaluate the potential impacts, threats and opportunities to the organization. 
•    Contributes to the creation of reports, technology road mapping and the sharing of knowledge and insights.
Relationship management
•    Implements stakeholder engagement/communications plan. 
•    Deals with problems and issues, managing resolutions, corrective actions, lessons learned and the collection and dissemination of relevant information. 
•    Collects and uses feedback from customers and stakeholders to help measure effectiveness of stakeholder management. 
•    Helps develop and enhance customer and stakeholder relationships.
Key Relationships: 
•    Global Privacy
•    Information Security
•    Data & Analytics
•    Platform Engineering
•    Enterprise Architecture
Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications: 
•    Four-year college or university degree with focus on Business Administration or IT or related areas, or equivalent combination of education and experience 
•    Proficient spoken and written command of English 
•    At least 7-year experience in IT 
•    5 years of experience in relevant area
•    2 years of experience in team management
•    Strong understanding & knowledge of regional and global market landscape and the respective customer  
•    Managed critical elements and cross functional and regional projects

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Job Title:  Senior Manager Data Compliance & Security in Data & Analytics (m/f/d)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Herzogenaurach
TEAM:  Information Technology
State:  BY
Country/Region:  DE
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  379231
Date:  Jan 1, 2022