Aetna Privacy Manager (Compliance Lead) in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 39009BR


Privacy Managers will be responsible for working with business and functional areas across Aetna to address privacy regulatory requirements and ethical/reputational concerns in the development and operation of services, products and capabilities

Fundamental Components:

Depending on area of expertise or business alignment, incumbent may be responsible for:

Conducting privacy impact assessments in a manner that is compliant, ethical and consistent with consumer expectations and Aetna values.

Maintaining current expertise in the evolving laws and regulations governing privacy and security and staying curious and informed about the external landscape and developments in data and technology capabilities impacting privacy and security

Supporting enterprise business compliance with HIPAA, state and international privacy laws

Assessing and providing input into business processes and controls

Providing supporting expertise for privacy incident investigations

Developing and conducting privacy training or awareness activities on an enterprise or business specific level

Providing unique privacy expertise related to particular business areas such as Behavioral Health, Medicaid, Pharmacy or International

Serving as the Privacy Office Liaison for particular business or functional areas; maintaining strong and collaborative relationships with business leaders.

Supporting regulatory or customer inquiries or issues.


Expertise in HIPAA, state or international privacy law and regulation required.

Strong verbal and written skills and ability to assess and balance risk

Experience working independently but collaboratively and working with senior leaders

Demonstrated strategic thinking and risk assessment skills

Understanding of Aetnas business, processes, systems and digital strategy preferred


The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


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IAPP privacy certification preferred.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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Job Function: Legal