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Data Privacy and Security Specialist

Houston, TX 77027

Posted: 01/18/2023 Job Number: AZ143204110 Pay Rate: 38.50

Job Description

Data Privacy and Security Specialist
Zip Code: Houston, TX 77027 | Location: Galleria Area
Employment Type: Temporary | Workplace Type: On-site
Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm | Salary: $35 - $40 an hour
Client Company:  Harris County Public Health Services
ExecuTeam and Harris County’s Public Health Services Department are teaming up to locate a Data Privacy and Security Specialist to join their Harwin team. The Data Privacy and Security Specialist will implement governance, security, and privacy processes regarding data for the Public Health Department. If you have experience working in data governance, gathering business data requirements, and identifying data privacy issues and want to work with a public health department that takes care of their community, submit your application and see what opportunities are open for you!
Data Privacy and Security Specialist’s Responsibilities
  • Define and implement data compliance metrics, reports, and dashboards
  • Consult and provide data access recommendations to management regarding assessments of the current state of data governance
  • Collaborate with the internal business departments to implement practices to meet defined policies and standards for information security
  • Develop, maintain, and publish up-to-date information security policies, standards, and guidelines
  • Identify data sources and develop a plan for data management that is aligned with organizational data strategy
  • Participate in establishing the data governance framework to create the collection of rules, processes, and role delegations that ensure privacy and compliance
Data Privacy and Security Specialist’s Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or GED is required, Bachelor’s degree is preferred
  • A minimum of 3 years of working in data governance for data privacy, security, and quality is required
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience gathering business requirements, such as data quality, privacy, and security, is required
  • One (1) year of experience working on teams using agile project management methodologies i.e., Scrum required
  • One (1) year of experience with analytical programming languages and tools, including R, SQL, Python, and PowerBI, is required
  • Data Security Certificates for HIPPA, CITI, and DSHS Data Security and Confidentiality are needed to be obtained within the first month of employment
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screening and criminal background check
Company Culture & Perks
  • Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm
  • Help to improve the health of area citizens in your community
  • Opportunity to develop your skills and gain more experience
  • Located off the highway for close access to shopping and restaurants
  • During your employment with ExecuTeam Staffing, you can enroll in our benefits program, including medical (3 plans to choose from), dental, disability, critical illness, life, vision, accident, and behavioral health insurance. Additional benefits include 401K, direct deposit, and our referral bonus program!  
Salary: $35 - $40 an hour
Utilize your Data Privacy and Security experience and work with an accredited healthcare organization - Apply today!

Why ExecuTeam?
With ExecuTeam Staffing, you are never just a resume. We have been proud to be Houston’s leading employment agency for over 30 years, acting as the trusted partner in your success. We offer Direct Hire, Temp-to-hire, and Temporary positions to allow you to choose the opportunities that best fit your needs. Whether you seek career advancement or are a recent graduate, our team will give you the respect, care, and attention you deserve. View more open positions at
ExecuTeam is an affiliate of The Reserves Network, a family-owned and veteran-founded company. Since 1987, we have been a trusted partner to employers and job seekers in various industries and positions. As an equal-opportunity employer, we value our employees and foster an environment of respect, integrity, and trust in every aspect of employment. However you identify and whatever your background, we encourage you to apply today. 

Meet Your Recruiter

Alexis Zuercher
Staffing Consultant

Previously residing in Ohio, Alexis (“Lexie”) moved to Texas in 2022 to join ExecuTeam as a staffing consultant. While earning her bachelor’s degree from The Ohio State University, she served 1 year as an HR generalist intern for a staffing organization. During her internship she gained experience handling payroll, onboarding, training and development, performance reviews, and yearly goals. Lexie thrives on helping others and being a contact that someone can go to in a time of need. Lexie joined the staffing industry because she loves getting to know people and helping them with their career journey. She’s excited to do both with ExecuTeam.

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