Product counsel

Los Angeles
Posted 3 years ago

You will be supporting overall product launch plans and compliance initiatives for both hardware and software products. The role is based in Los Angeles, California.

Your new responsibilities

  • Partner with members from the software and hardware teams throughout the product development lifecycle on a broad range of legal issues with an eye to mitigating risk.
  • Respond promptly to a wide range of legal requests from our software engineering and product management team summarizing and communicating concepts those groups can apply.
  • Ensure compliance with U.S. and international laws and regulations dealing with user privacy, consumer protection, and advertising.
  • Review, draft, and negotiate licenses and other similar agreements.
  • Demonstrate successful ability to integrate and work well with legal, product management, software engineering, and other internal business partners.
  • Ability to develop and maintain terms of use, privacy policies, and other similar policies and disclosures.
  • Enjoy building strong client relationships and works well with cross-functional teams at all levels – engineers, senior management and execs alike.
  • Engage with outside board as appropriate.

Your awesome skills

  • 5-7 years of relevant experience in a law firm and/or in-house legal departments.
  • In-house experience at a technology company in a hardware product counseling capacity is strongly preferred – experience with software product counseling and privacy is a plus.
  • Strong academic credentials.
  • Exceptional ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects with poise in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
  • Strong consumer protection, software and cloud product risk management is required.
  • Demonstrated ability to consistently deliver outstanding, thoughtful, user-experienced focused results.
  • Flexibility and ability to recalibrate advice in view of shifting priorities, legal developments and risk tolerance with poise and patience.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • High integrity and excellent judgment in balancing legal risks with business strategy are essential.
  • Seasoned at quickly adapting legal advice to cutting-edge, nuanced and continuously evolving technologies and product offerings.


Job Features

Job CategoryLegal

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