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Data Protection Senior Engineer


We are looking for an experienced Data Protection Senior Engineer and a good team member, who will work in   SunExpress Antalya Headquarter

Our requirements for this position;

  • Good Knowledge of English
  • University graduate from Computer engineering
  • Reasonable understanding of what technical and organisational measures the organisation should have in place for data protection and be familiar with information technologies and data security
  • Minimum of 6 years’ experience in the information security and/or data protection area
  • Experience in data protection legislation
  • Well-developed and professional interpersonal skills

Job Description


  • Providing advice on Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIA) and monitoring their performance
  • Maintaining Personally Identifiable Information (PII) data asset inventory that includes includes owners and data location.
  • Evaluating requests for the transfer of PII data to third parties
  • To make suggestions and evaluations that will provide the equivalence of the relevant criteria in the legal opinions of the DPO to the business.
  • Reporting the incompatibilities related to data protection legislation and information security principle detected in IT systems to DPO and offering solutions and making recommendations for fixing the defaults.
  • Ensuring data protection legal requirements are embedded in projects and applications and ensuring effective coordination between the IT Directorate and DPO
  • To perform the duties assigned by the DPO in accordance with the risk assessment.
  • Monitoring data management procedures to ensure compliance with relevant data protection legislation
  • Assisting DPO and Data Protection Assistant Officer to comply with the related data protection laws in terms of business systems and applications.
  • Participating in all projects in order to provide guidance and advice to Data Protection Officer and Data Protection Assistant Officer for IT relevant issues.
  • Planning the digitalization processes of the DPO and ensuring the implementation of the plan upon approval of the DPO
  • Assisting Data Protection Assistant Officer regarding the variety of Data Protection queries and data subject requests arising from their rights under KVKK and GDPR
  • Assisting the Data Protection Officer and Data Protection Assistant Manager in coordinating the data breach response plan management process

As a leading leisure airline, SunExpress, an Equal Opportunity Employer, welcomes all applicants independent of individual differences. We believe that having a diversified talent is our biggest strength. All decisions about our current and potential talent are based solely criteria that nothing to do with an applicant's personal attributes that are irrelevant to job performance; at SunExpresswe only focus on competency, know-how, skills, and experience.