Product counsel

Los Angeles
Posted 12 months 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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