Data Scientist - Privacy & De-Identification

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Data Scientist - Privacy & De-Identification

Job Description

Philips is a global leader in health technology, committed to improving billions of lives worldwide and striving to make the world healthier and more sustainable through innovation. Driven by the vision of a better tomorrow.

But it’s not just what we do, it’s who we are. We are 80,000, wonderfully unique individuals, with two things in common. An unwavering sense of purpose and a relentless determination to deliver on our customers’ needs. It’s what inspires us to create meaningful solutions – the kind that make a real difference – when it matters most.

The world and our customers’ needs are changing faster than ever before and while we are proud of what we do already, we know we can do more. That’s why we need you, to help us tackle increasingly complex challenges posed by ever evolving health and well-being needs.

In this role, you have the opportunity to data safer

As a Data De-identification Professional, you will be responsible for data de-identification operations, processes, and governance across Philips.

You will evaluate, integrate, and develop (pioneering) privacy preserving technologies and de-identification tooling.

You are responsible for

  • Translate regulatory requirements into de-identification technical requirements based on the data, its structure, and the data sharing scenario, while ensuring compliance with Philips company policies.

  • Have full understanding of the state-of-the-art in digital security and privacy protection topics.

  • Design and develop new solutions to address privacy preserving challenges.

  • Complete data de-identification based on the Philips Global De-identification Service methodology/standards and help mature the operating model.

  • Contribute to the Philips de-identification governance framework for the de-identification program.

You are a part of

As a Data De-identification Professional, you are a member of Philips Global De-identification Service within Information and Data Management (IDM). The Data Quality & Governance Team consists of 6-8 people located in Bangalore and Eindhoven interacting with the businesses all over the world.

To succeed in this role, you’ll need a customer-first attitude and the following

  • A Bachelors degree in computer science, mathematics, or another relevant area.

  • A strong inclination to and background in digital security or privacy protection, proven by relevant 4-7 years experience and results.

  • Software skills fit for data processing and analysis (e.g. Python, SQL).

  • Experience with privacy models, e.g. k-anonymity, l-diversity, t-closeness, differential privacy, statistical re-identification risk determination in accordance with HIPAA and GDPR.

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills. Strong analytical skills.

  • Proficient in English.

In return, we offer you

We welcome you to a challenging and innovative environment with great opportunities for personal development.

How we work at Philips

There are three core ways that define our ways of working – embracing flexibility, being at our best, and impactful collaboration. We believe this enables us to deliver an outstanding experience to our customers and create the best place to work for people who share our passion.

We know just how important direct interactions are and work is more engaging when we are more frequently face-to-face, and that we experience better collaboration which drives innovation. While we have many different types of roles across Philips most require a combination of in-person collaboration with colleagues and partners, usually at a Philips location, and individual focus time, which can be done remotely.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on innovative, customer-first health technology solutions. Help us improve the health and well-being of billions of people, every year. Ultimately creating a career that no one could have planned for. Even you.

Visit our careers website to explore what it’s like working at Philips, read stories from our employee blog, find information about our recruitment process and answers to some frequently asked questions.



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