VP, Product - Enterprise Privacy and Data Sharing

Capital One
Vienna, Virginia
May 18, 2022
Jun 17, 2022
Full Time
Towers Crescent (12066), United States of America, Vienna, Virginia

VP, Product - Enterprise Privacy and Data Sharing

Capital One takes customer transparency, security, privacy and data ethics seriously. We are seeking a Head of Product for Privacy & Data Sharing within our Enterprise Data and Privacy organization. In this role, you will build a team and lead the effort to set an enterprise-wide strategy for data privacy, govern data sharing with third parties, create data sharing products for internal and external use, create privacy products and experiences for our customers, and ensure we infuse transparency, privacy and security into everything we build and do. You will develop a forward-leaning enterprise privacy and data sharing strategy that extends above and beyond required regulations. You will build effective partnerships with regulatory agencies, vendors, and industry groups. Ideally you will also be a leading voice for Capital One on industry boards, forums and communications.

Key Responsibilities
  • Create Capital One's privacy brand that includes products, tools and messaging
  • Create the strategic vision for the privacy brand and capabilities, inclusive of platform and product strategies
  • Drive high level product roadmap definition in support strategic goals including key deliverables for near-term quarters and a sketch of future quarters to provide directional guidance
  • Maintain current knowledge of applicable federal and state privacy laws and accreditation standards
  • Maintain and advance the company's privacy policies, procedures and data governance practices, and design controls to ensure compliance
  • Monitor the effectiveness of privacy-related risk mitigation and compliance measures, including assessment of compliance with privacy policies, and identification of privacy-related risks in workflows, products and services
  • Drive privacy-related awareness and training among leadership and employees
  • Lead privacy incident response, including data breach preparedness
  • Identify trends and patterns that can be used to manage risk and develop metrics to demonstrate the health of the privacy program.
  • Build credibility and strong personal relationships with senior leaders across Capital One in order to steer towards consensus on shared goals, grow support, and drive high-impact results
  • Serve as a magnet for top talent and build a world-class privacy team; develop, coach, and inspire your team and equip them with the skills and experiences to be successful in their careers


You are a professionally mature, confident executive who is comfortable and effective at all levels of the organization. You deploy sophisticated, scaled machine learning solutions at scale to drive the development of enterprise products and platforms that make that easier for others. You are a strategic thought partner, capable of communicating and influencing senior leadership. You have the ability to collaborate across the enterprise, building relationships with key stakeholders. You have extensive experience building and leading world class product organizations. You are an inspiring leader with well-honed coaching skills with the ability and passion for developing your team.

Strategic Orientation
  • Display a strong balance of strategic skills and strong business acumen, with a high level of intellectual agility and capacity for original thought
  • Demonstrate critical thinking and will have the ability to conceptualize problems and understand the dynamics of disparate businesses and models
  • Provide thoughtful and effective counsel on machine learning and data science to the executive team

Analytical Problem Solving
  • Forward leaning and intellectually curious; interested in understanding and experimenting with new leading-edge technologies
  • Demonstrated ability to employ judgment and experience to make rapid and complex decisions

Results Orientation
  • Evidence of driving positive impact on customers by leveraging machine learning and predictive analytics
  • Track record of reliably delivering and supporting industrial-strength technology solutions

Collaboration and Influence
  • Skilled in gaining confidence in and building trusting relationships with the most senior line of business executives, including CEO and Board level
  • A solid track record of influencing others, building partnerships and fostering a culture of collaboration is essential

Team Leadership
  • Strong people leadership experience is necessary to leverage not only the capabilities of peers and business partners, but also associates by recruiting top talent, developing bench strength and building partnerships while maintaining an engaged workforce
  • Reinforce Capital One's corporate culture of "excellence" and "do the right thing" by demonstrating outstanding personal integrity, developing and respecting the trust of associates and communicating openly about challenging issues across functional areas

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree
  • At least 5 years of experience managing platforms
  • At least 8 years of experience in Product Management
  • At least 10 years of experience in People Management

Preferred Qualifications
  • Robust experience in privacy strategy, privacy products, data sharing, privacy laws and regulations, data governance practices, compliance measures, and incident response.
  • At least 10 years of experience using and developing modern data technology at scale to drive massive business value
  • A forward-leaning machine learning expert who has built a world-class function in a tech-savvy organization, versus simply maintaining status quo or "keeping up"
  • At least 5 years of experience in innovative technology environments that embrace not only machine learning, but also public cloud, open source technologies and agile environments
  • At least 5 years of executive experience leading high performing machine learning teams of at least 50+

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City's Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia's Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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