Associate General Counsel, Ecosystem

8 - 10 years experience  •  Internet Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/19/17
Menlo Park, CA
8 - 10 years experience
Internet Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/19/17

Summary:

Oculus seeks an Associate General Counsel for its Oculus virtual reality ecosystem business. Oculus invents, manufactures and sells industry leading virtual reality headsets and operates a global virtual reality content and social platform.

This position provides global legal and regulatory advice and negotiates deals, with a focus on our platform software products. Success in this position will require applying a complex and evolving global legal and policy framework to new and innovative products and services. This is a unique opportunity to work on cutting-edge issues in a fast-paced start-up environment, as Oculus leads the field of virtual reality.

Required Skills:

  1. Be a product counseling and transactional generalist: support business objectives related to social, video, consumer products, e-commerce & payments, competition law, and privacy

  2. Experience with software licensing, open source, APIs, data privacy, and the general regulatory framework for consumer-facing software

  3. Evaluating, drafting, and negotiating contracts relating to software products, services and integrations

  4. Build positive and influential relationships with executives, product teams and peers across Oculus and Facebook

  5. Collaborate with subject matters experts at Oculus and Facebook to analyze and communicate legal risks

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. JD degree with membership in at least 1 state bar

  2. 8+ years combined law firm and in-house experience with technology companies

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience working with tech entrepreneur executives and advising platform and software teams

  2. Experience with software licensing, open source, APIs, data privacy, and the general regulatory framework for consumer-facing software

Industry: Internet

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