Senior Corporate Counsel

Fujitsu Network Communications
$0 - 0
Posted Feb 03
Contract
Richardson, Texas
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About Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc.

Join us, Fujitsu wants innovators like you! Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc. is part of the global Fujitsu group of technology companies. We’re bringing the power of Digital Transformation (DX) to the network operators, communications service providers, and internet content providers that keep the world connected. We combine 30-plus years of expertise in multivendor network technology with customer service excellence and best-in-class network hardware, software, and services as we design, build, operate, and maintain the critical infrastructure for wireless and wireline communications. The Fujitsu group is committed to doing the right thing, as well as to supporting the communities where we do business. We’re also a diverse, inclusive, and innovative workplace that achieves together. We offer highly competitive compensation, benefits, and career development opportunities, as well as flexible options for working your way. See what working at Fujitsu looks like at https://www.linkedin.com/company/fujitsu/life/americas/ . For more information, please visit http://us.fujitsu.com/telecom .

Req ID: 15878

Job Duties

Fujitsu is seeking an experienced attorney for an in-house generalist position with a focus on commercial transactions, regulatory compliance, and intellectual property. Experience with the telecommunications industry (particularly the wireless and optical technology vendor community) is a strong plus. Job duties include:

  • Providing legal advice on a wide variety of matters including contracts, intellectual property, labor and employment issues, regulatory issues, litigation risk assessment and management, privacy laws, and cybersecurity
  • Providing leadership by working with other members of the legal team to develop corporate policies and procedures for the company
  • Drafting and reviewing contracts and other legal documents to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, industry standards, and best practices
  • Conducting legal research to support business decisions or provide guidance in areas where laws are ambiguous or unclear
  • Drafting and reviewing contracts and other legal documents to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, industry standards, and best practices
  • Reviewing contract bids and proposals to ensure that they comply with applicable laws, regulations, and company policies
  • Preparing reports and tracking matters in required format using company systems and tools

Qualifications

  • Member in good standing of the State Bar of Texas (other bar admissions may be considered). This job is a hybrid job and may require periodic attendance in person at meetings in the Dallas, Texas area.
  • Juris Doctorate degree from accredited law school.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience directly handling complex commercial transactions. Experience with data privacy (including without limitation Data Processing Agreements and Processing Descriptions compliant with GDPR) a definite plus.
  • Knowledge of key commercial contracting concepts preferred – may be satisfied by close involvement in complex commercial litigation.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills (plain-English drafting strongly preferred).
  • Strong presentation and interpersonal skills. Ability to forge relationships with internal clients as well as outside counsel. Excellent collaboration skills and consistency in client communications are essential.
  • Experience in regulatory or other internal investigations a plus.
  • Demonstrated ability to learn and meet client objectives.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and as a member of a team.
  • Facility with Microsoft Office 365 required, expertise preferred.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to change; intellectual curiosity, and a passion for technology and innovation.
  • Time-management skills: ability to prioritize and juggle multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.

At Fujitsu, one of our corporate principles is "We respect human rights." This principle underpins our corporate and individual activities and guides the actions of every Fujitsu Group member. We embrace diversity and equal opportunity. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. By empowering people, we can unleash our collective strengths to create a better experience for our employees, our customers, and our partners.

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