Law Enforcement Response Team Analyst

Dublin, Ireland

WhatsApp, a subsidiary of Facebook, is a fast-growing communication company with over 1 billion active users globally. We help bring friends, families, communities, soccer groups, doctors, storm chasers, and millions of others together. We are just getting started. We are looking for the best individuals to grow and support this incredible community of users. WhatsApp has been ranked as one of the Top 25 most downloaded apps in over 100 countries in the Apple App Store and has received over 1 billion installs from Google Play. We are seeking a motivated, highly-organized, detail-oriented candidate with impeccable judgment to serve as a specialist for law enforcement and safety matters. You must have flexibility to adapt to changing priorities, business and organizational needs. In addition, you must have the ability to operate independently in a fast-paced, small but growing environment and work proactively with various teams across the organization, including business, product, customer support, communications, policy, and growth. This is a full-time position based in WhatsApp Ireland's offices in Dublin, Ireland.


  • Review and accurately assess legal requests from law enforcement authorities and governments from the European region, ensuring that all requests are scrutinized and handled in strict accordance with applicable law, our terms of service, and our law enforcement guidelines.
  • Bring operational excellence to a team that handles a large volume of incoming requests.
  • Clearly respond to process and policy inquiries from law enforcement, government agencies and internal parties, both in writing and over the phone.
  • Work cross functionally to drive policy, processes and documentation improvements for the WhatsApp Law Enforcement Response Team.
  • Support escalations related to sensitive subject matter.
  • Willing and able to maturely work with sensitive issues that include child exploitation, graphic violence, self-injury and other content which may be considered offensive or disturbing.
  • Participate in on-call emergency after-hours and weekend rotation duty._

Minimum Qualification

  • Self-starter requiring minimal direction
  • BA/BS degree and 3+ years of relevant operational experience
  • Experience prioritizing multiple functions and tasks while managing work time without compromising quality
  • Experience working independently and using good judgment
  • Experience with various computer systems, internet technology and software (PC, Mac, MS Office, online research, etc.)

Preferred Qualification

  • Experience communicating with cross-functional teams and/or law enforcement agencies
  • Possess and maintain an IAPP CIPP certification, or be able to do so within one year
  • Familiarity with WhatsApp service is a plus.

WhatsApp is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.

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