Hopin is searching for an experienced leader who can improve and operationalize our Data Protection & Privacy controls to reduce the risk of data loss and expand Hopin’s oversight of data use. As manager you will be responsible for technical oversight on architecture and design of related security tools, data protection assessments and maturity roadmap. You will work closely with Legal, Product and Sales teams, Strategic Partners, and Vendors to ensure data protection initiatives and operations are in line with policies, standards and applicable controls. You will support project teams to recommend technology and control alignments.

This cross functional role will be responsible for designing and architecting data protection tools and technologies by partnering with Business, Engineering and other IT functions. This is a high visibility role where you will serve as a key Privacy partner to design data security strategies to minimize risks and increase compliance.

We’re excited to be working with someone who is highly motivated, comfortable in a fast-paced start-up environment and is happy to work with a remote team. We’re currently more than 220 and growing.

Our organization is remote-first. We currently have staff in over three dozen countries. We operate around the clock and strive to support flexible hours and schedules but our primary business hours are London, UK time and your work schedule would be expected to accommodate.


  • Define and own architecture & design of data protection technologies
  • Deepen adoption of data protection controls and oversight
  • Advise on best practices & implement processes in the areas of data protection and privacy
  • Perform Data Privacy Impact Assessments
  • Serve as a key resource for data protection & privacy focused assessments, design reviews and controls
  • Serve as the product manager of data protection technologies aligning requirements and risks with capabilities
  • Influence adoption and prioritization of policies and standards within engineering and business roadmaps
  • Develop strong partnership cross functionally with EIP, Data Governance and engineering teams
  • Identify & maintain policies and standards to drive privacy compliance
  • Contribute to the development of secure data strategy
  • Contribute to the assessment and selection of data protection tools and capabilities


  • 5+ years of experience in architecture, design and implementation of security tools
  • Great written and spoken English
  • Direct experience with GDPR, BDSG, CCPA and other regional privacy regulations
  • Ability to translate business and regulatory requirements to technical controls
  • Experience in Data Loss Prevention, Data Protection, Network Security and database platforms
  • Experience operating a global, Cloud hosted SaaS Product
  • CIPP, CISSP, CISM or equivalent
  • Cloud Architecture / Cloud Security Certifications (AWS, GCP), Cloud Security Alliance (CCSP, CCSK)
  • Experience building cross functional relationships for delivery of privacy programs
  • Solid knowledge and understanding of systems development life cycle (SDLC)
  • Security regulations and best practices such as PCI DSS, FedRamp, and the ISO 27000 family of standards
  • Proven expertise translating business requirements into architectural deliverables and technical specifications
  • Ability to clearly explain complex ideas and technologies to technical & non-technical audiences
  • Knowledge of the NIST Cyber Security Framework and/or Cyber Essentials
  • Familiarity with common security controls (Firewall, DLP, AV, SIEM, etc.)

Nice to Have

  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related technical area
  • Experience with large scale data analytics platforms (Redshift, Hadoop, Bigtable, etc)
  • Exposure to Cyber Security Operations
  • Experience in an Incident Response role