In - House Counsel, Regulatory Compliance

TMobile   •  

Bellevue, WA

Industry: Telecommunications.

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 240 days ago

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The In-House Counsel, Regulatory Compliance, will have day-to-day responsibility for providing legal guidance on all aspects of Engineering network operations, including 911.

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YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

This lawyer will:
-advise on legal requirements for 911 service and outage reporting, for existing and new products and services;
-deliver actionable, practical legal advice to clients and assist them in complying with internal policies, and federal and state regulations, while meeting business objectives;
-implement compliance programs through partnership and collaboration with the business and other legal experts;
-support the development of automation and tools for compliance with regulations in engineers and operations response to outage incident response;
-prepare letters and/or talking points for communications to federal and state regulatory agencies, including the FCC;
-demonstrate creativity in partnering with engineering and product teams to address regulatory compliance challenges;
-be willing to take on complex, fast-moving projects and be proactive in delivering actionable guidance and driving to solutions;
-monitor changes in 911 law and regulation, recommend new policy and procedures as necessary to meet new compliance obligations;
-coordinate with Government Affairs on proposed changes or modifications of law and regulation; and
-communicate legal advice to engineering and operations clients in a simple, informal, practical and un-legalistic way.STUFFYOU TELLPEOPLEAT PARTIES

YOUR QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum 4+ years of experience at a law firm, regulatory agency, and/or in-house
  • Ability to lead and advise on complex and fast-moving projects
  • Prior telecom or technology experience a plus
  • Experience in litigation, investigations, regulatory, or adversarial situations preferred
  • Effective communicator
  • Understanding of state and federal regulatory requirements for 911 service a plus

Minimum Required
Education

  • J.D. from an accredited university with strong academic credentials


License or Certification

  • Member in good standing of at least one state bar association; willingness to become a member of the Washington State Bar (if needed)

Personal Characteristics
The successful candidate will possess the following attributes:
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Thrives in a fast-based environment
-Detail-oriented
-Practical
-Ability to motivate and mobilize others
-Strategically-minded
Adept at balancing a dynamic portfolio of high priority projects

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