Product Counsel

MolocoRedwood City, CaliforniaFull TimeOn Site

$ 282,478 - 423,718USD Annually

About Moloco: 

Moloco is a machine learning company empowering organizations of all sizes to grow and unlock the full value of their unique first-party data, elevating the traditional path to performance advertising. While the largest technology companies have proven the speed and scale of ad-targeting utilizing data— the same robust performance powered by machine learning has previously been unavailable beyond their platforms. 

That's where Moloco steps in. With Moloco's powerful combination of cutting-edge machine learning technologies, we play a unique and visible role in shaping the digital economy, all while allowing companies to stay independent and scale.

An industry leader at the nexus of machine learning, performance marketing, and visionary product infrastructure, Moloco is advancing the advertising technology industry. We ranked #95 in the Inc. 5000 fastest-growing private companies for 2022. We ranked #91 among Deloitte’s 2021 Fast 500 and have been certified by 91% of the company via Great Places to Work. Check us out on Glassdoor and be sure to get an inside look at working at Moloco on InstagramTwitter, and Youtube

Moloco is headquartered in Silicon Valley, with offices in San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles, Seattle, London, Berlin, Seoul, Singapore, Beijing, Gurgaon, and Tokyo. 

Creating a diverse workforce and a culture of inclusion and belonging is core to our existence. To reach our goals, diversity of talent and thought is a critical component to how we operate as an organization. Our workforce is our superpower, and we know that fostering a culture of inclusion, authenticity, and belonging will allow us the greatest opportunity to carry out our mission -- to empower businesses of all sizes to grow through operational machine learning.

Moloco is a truly rewarding place to work and in an exciting period of growth, which you could be a part of. Join us today and apply now!

The Impact You’ll Be Contributing to Moloco:

We are seeking an outstanding product attorney and leader with 7+ years of experience in Adtech, privacy, and intellectual property counseling to join our dynamic legal team. Reporting to the General Counsel, we are looking for a leader in this role to help the legal department establish and execute on a strategies and processes that are designed to support scalable growth and build trust with customers. 

As the company grows, this person will also build out and lead the product and IP legal function at Moloco.  As product counsel, you will be responsible for advising on a wide variety of product development matters, including building out our product-privacy practice.  Working with the General Counsel, you will also architect, implement, and fine-tune our IP portfolio strategy.  

This is a unique opportunity to be one of the founding members of Moloco’s legal team and will help structure the product and IP legal team for future growth.  

The candidate would be located near either our Redwood City office or our Seattle office would be expected to be in the office several times a week.

The Opportunity:

  • As the first member of the Product & IP legal team, you will advise  teams and be a thought leader on privacy and IP matters.  Partner closely with the product development teams and product management to provide practical, action-oriented legal advice and support on product and privacy issues for all phases of the product development life
  • Partner with the product organization to ensure contractual compliance with various contractual obligations, partnerships, and other legal requirements
  • Help build and participate in scalable and effective processes for legal review and launch of new products
  • Work with product teams, Finance, and other legal team members to structure and draft product-specific terms to be incorporated into standard commercial templates, terms of use, and product policies
  • Work closely with the product teams to understand and pro-actively anticipate legal issues regarding product development including privacy issues and regulatory requirements
  • Working with the GC and outside patent counsel, architect and implement a cost-effective IP portfolio strategy
  • Structure, grow, scale, and manage the product and IP legal team over time

How Do I Know if the Role is Right For Me? 

  • Must have significant adtech and privacy experience at a leading adtech company
  • Current member in good standing of a U.S. state bar in which they living and practicing
  • 7+ years of legal experience, 5 of which include product counseling in a law firm and/or in-house legal department of a technology company advising clients in the full range of product development and privacy matters
  • Strong work ethic and self-starter, with a growth mindset
  • Strategic thinker, but can also be detail-oriented, ability to simultaneously manage multiple projects, strong project management and organizational skills, work well under pressure and deadlines
  • Excellent team player and interpersonal skills; focused on finding win:win solutions; must work well in fast-paced, highly collaborative, team environment.
  • Flexibility in working hours in a global enterprise
  • Strong personal communication skills, both written and oral
  • Maintains a high level of professionalism and outstanding business judgment and an innovative approach to legal issues in support of strategic business initiatives and objectives
  • Experience working in a high-growth start-up environment
  • People management experience, including growing and scaling teams

Our Compensation And Benefits (for United States Residents Only)

Base Compensation Range: $282,478.00 - $423,718.00

In accordance with various state laws, the range provided is a reasonable estimate of the base compensation for this role. The actual amount may be higher or lower, based on non-discriminatory factors such as experience, knowledge, skills and abilities. We also offer a competitive benefits package

Moloco Thrive: Benefits and Well-Being:  

We take care of you and create the conditions for you to do the best work of your career. Through a lens of Inclusion, we offer innovative benefits which empower our employees  to take care of themselves and their families so they can do the best work of their lives. For an overview of our global benefits, click here

Moloco Values: 

  • Lead with Humility: Everyone’s voice is respected, valued, and heard. With humility, we become more open and accessible to each other. We win, lose, and learn together. Accountability and feedback are essential to our success. 

  • Uncapped Growth Mindset: We see all situations as opportunities to learn, grow, and improve as individuals and as an organization. We seek diverse perspectives, encourage curiosity, and promote experimentation to push the boundaries of what’s possible. 

  • Create Real Value: We pursue the most impactful opportunities with rigor and integrity. We take intelligent risks and make disciplined trade-offs to maintain deep focus. We help our customers win by delivering durable value. 

  • Go Further Together: We’re one team working towards one mission and vision. We collaborate proactively and inclusively, involving the right people at the right time and in the right way. We strive to create a more equitable workplace. We won’t let each other fail. 

Additional Resources: 

Equal Opportunity: 

Moloco is an equal opportunity employer. As we highly value diversity in our current and future employees, we do not discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, sex and gender, gender expression and gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, military and veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

$ 282478 - 423718 USD Annually

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