Privacy Specialist

About iRhythm:

iRhythm is a leading digital healthcare company focused on the way cardiac arrhythmias are clinically diagnosed by combining our wearable bio sensing technology with powerful cloud-based data analytics and Artificial Intelligence capabilities. Our goal is to be the leading provider of ambulatory ECG monitoring for patients at risk for arrhythmias. iRhythm’s continuous ambulatory monitoring has already put over 4 million patients and their doctors on a shorter path to what they both need – answers.

About this role:

iRhythm is seeking a Data Privacy Specialist to join our growing Global Privacy Compliance Team. The Data Privacy Specialist will be responsible for supporting the implementation of operational aspects of the global privacy compliance strategy and managing some day-to-day privacy operations activities, including data subject rights requests, incident process and review, and training. Our ideal teammate has a desire to grow professionally and a commitment to being a compliance business partner. This role will be a part of a fast-paced, results-driven environment that fosters diversity and engagement, employee growth and career development.

Key Responsibilities

Assist with the implementation of One Trust Data Privacy compliance platform, and manage the ongoing daily business needs;
Manage personal data requests (including medical records and billing reports) & associated documentation, including collaboration with relevant business function team members;
Undertake Data Privacy Incident triage and management, investigations & documentation; escalate as per policy;
Assist with the completion and ongoing maintenance of organizational Records of Processing Activity (RoPAs);
Provide Data Privacy guidance and support to routine customer, patient and colleague questions, and escalate where appropriate;
Assist in the development and maintenance of Data Privacy training materials and business unit specific training, including Data Privacy training plans. Monitor employee compliance with required training;
Conduct ad hoc training sessions for employees on the importance of data privacy and how to maintain compliance with data privacy policies and procedures;
Provide support with audits, both internal and external;
Provide vendor contracting support to internal Procurement team;
Manage and update Data Privacy documentation as required, including policies, SOPs and DOPs;
Support audit teams, as requested, to conduct privacy related audit projects;
Assist in conducting data privacy risk and impact assessments (e.g. DPIAs);
Assist with conducting monitoring plans for Data Privacy risks, in line with iRhythm’s privacy compliance program; and
Assist with Data Protection Officer (DPO) reports and ensure accountability is managed appropriately.
Other related duties as may be assigned.
About you:

Bachelor’s degree is required.
At least 2 years professional experience is required; Experience in compliance function, healthcare, medical device or legal environment is preferred.
Experience with data privacy management platforms, such as OneTrust is desirable.
Experience with data privacy operations and documentation, including RoPAs. DPIAs, data subject requests, etc is desirable.
Strong analytical skills to identify patterns and trends, as well as potential threats and mitigation measures, are essential.
Excellent communication skills to work effectively with other members of the Privacy, IT and Legal teams are essential.
What’s in it for you:

This is a full-time position with competitive compensation package, excellent benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance (all of which start on your first day), paid holidays, and PTO!

iRhythm also provides additional benefits including 401K (with company match), an Employee Stock Purchase Plan, paid parental leave, pet insurance discount, Cultural Committee/Charity events, and so much more!

FLSA Status: Exempt

As a part of our core values, we ensure a diverse and inclusive workforce. We welcome and celebrate people of all backgrounds, experiences, skills, and perspectives. iRhythm Technologies, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/V/D). We will consider for employment all qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with all applicable laws.

Make iRhythm your path forward.



Actual compensation may vary depending on job-related factors including knowledge, skills, experience, and work location.

Estimated Pay Range
$71,600—$104,100 USD