Corporate Counsel, Transportation

Amazon.com Services LLCSeattle, WA

J.D. degree from an accredited law school and active membership in one state bar.
  • 5+ years of legal experience at a law firm, corporation, military, or similar experience.
Amazon Logistics is seeking talented senior attorney to support our rapidly growing and evolving transportation and logistics businesses. This role will counsel our regulated ground transportation businesses as the primary lawyer advising the business on regulated activities. They will be working alongside colleagues from multiple internal teams to build and maintain robust risk management programs for our ground transportation operations.

This attorney will:
  • Be an integral part of the business teams you support, giving input on strategy in addition to serving as lead counsel on a broad range of safety and regulatory matters.
  • Proactively identify opportunities to engage with external stakeholders, earning trust and building relationships.
  • Develop strategies for handling legal issues in creative, business-centric ways.
  • Build processes that address risk and allow the business flexibility and freedom to move quickly.
Some travel, domestic and international, will be required.

Amazon is a leader in global e-commerce. Our innovative technologies change the way people find, discover and buy products and services. Lawyers at Amazon are trusted members of the business. Our work is intellectually challenging, exciting and fast-paced. Developing innovative solutions to novel legal questions is part of our daily business.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Ability to demonstrate sound judgment even in ambiguous situations
  • Ability to work independently while being able to contribute successfully to cross-functional teams
  • Excellent organizational skills, ability to manage multiple projects at once, follow through, and meet deadlines
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills
Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Ability to demonstrate sound judgment even in ambiguous situations
  • Ability to work independently while being able to contribute successfully to cross-functional teams
  • Excellent organizational skills, ability to manage multiple projects at once, follow through, and meet deadlines
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills

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