Director, Legal

NVIDIASanta Clara, CaliforniaFull TimeOn Site

$ 288,000 - 437,000USD Annually

NVIDIA redefined modern computer graphics, high performance computing and artificial intelligence. The company’s pioneering work in accelerated computing and AI is reshaping trillion-dollar industries, such as transportation, healthcare and manufacturing, and fueling the growth of many others. We are now looking for a Director, legal. An experienced attorney with expertise in supporting cloud computing, software and data licensing, monetized services, and strategic commercial transactions.


What you'll be doing:

In this role, you will:

  • Draft, negotiate and advise the business on cloud computing, software licensing, data licensing, monetized services and other strategic commercial transactions.

  • Lead complex negotiations with suppliers, partners and customers, and interact with companies of all sizes and in a diverse set of industries.

  • Create contract policies, templates and playbooks in close coordination with NVIDIA business partners.

  • Work with cross-functional and global NVIDIA teams to develop and implement key initiatives and share best practices.


What we need to see:

  • 10 or more overall years of experience supporting complex software, cloud and technology transactions and 3+ years of leadership experience.

  • Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited U.S. school. or equivalent experience

  • Admitted to the bar and in good standing in the jurisdiction of hire, or otherwise authorized to practice law (e.g., have registered in-house status).

  • Trusted advisor and respected colleague with sound judgment, persuasive communication skills and an ability to concisely synthesis the complex.

  • Ability to navigate complex legal issues and provide actionable advice covering a broad range of interdependent issues.

  • Self-starter who excels at prioritizing tasks and working both collaboratively and independently.

  • Demonstrated history of effectively and efficiently delivering impactful results and managing projects.


Ways to stand out from the crowd:

We’re looking for someone with:

  • Substantial experience leading new product and service releases for cloud and software businesses.

  • Ability to scale, synthesize and streamline go-to-market legal strategies for cloud and software offerings.

  • A demonstrated ability to understand new and evolving technologies.

  • Outstanding project management skills.


NVIDIA is widely considered to be one of the technology world’s most desirable employers. We have some of the most forward-thinking and hardworking people in the world working for us!

The base salary range is $288,000 - $437,000. Your base salary will be determined based on your location, experience, and the pay of employees in similar positions.

You will also be eligible for equity and benefits.

NVIDIA is committed to fostering a diverse work environment and proud to be 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, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.

$ 288000 - 437000 USD Annually

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