• Legal Intern

    Location US-MA-Burlington
    Job ID
    Intern - Intern
    Pos. Type
  • Company Overview

    At Nuance, we empower people with the ability to seamlessly interact with their connected devices and the digital world around them.  We are creating a world where technology thinks and acts the way people do by designing the most human, natural, and intuitive ways of interacting with technology.


    Our nimble technology uses analytics and advanced algorithms to transform the inanimate into animate and reduce complicated processes into simple ones.


    Job Summary

    Privacy legal interns will report directly to the CPO and other members of the privacy office as needed. Privacy legal interns will focus on assisting with the mission of the privacy office which is focused on design and implementation of a global data governance program for Nuance. The privacy office supports the broader legal team with legal questions and issues focused on data protection and information security.


    Assist in Privacy Program Development and assist to ensure compliance with Privacy Program Requirements.
    Review various customer contracts for privacy and Protected Healthcare Information use and restrictions and determine level of permitted tasks. 
    Monitor and triage the privacy@nuance.com e-mails.
    Review and comment/make changes to various contractual provisions relating to data protection and information security, privacy notices, and policies.
    Assist the Incident Response Team in the review and coordination of potential privacy or data security incidents, including investigations, notifications, and other resolution efforts.
    Assist with obtaining and imputing information for purposes of seeking Privacy Shield Certification. 
    Maintain agreement tracking log concerning privacy matters as well as with vendors concerning software Nuance uses for privacy purposes.
    Assist CPO in any way with the enhancement of Nuance’s global privacy program.


    Perform tasks related to securing and keeping the products, tools, and processes that you are responsible for secure.



    Education: Law School – current enrollment or completion


    Minimum years of work experience: 1


    Required skills: Interest in subject area


    Preferred skills: Former corporate or legal experience

    Additional Information

    Nuance offers a compelling and rewarding work environment. We offer market competitive salaries, bonus, equity, benefits, meaningful growth and development opportunities and a casual yet technically challenging work environment. Join our dynamic, entrepreneurial team and become part of our continuing success.  


    Nuance Communication Inc.  is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation and other legally protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster and its supplement is available here. If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please call 781-565-5086 – Human Resources Department and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.


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