Legal Counsel 3
Location:
Reston, VA
Posted:
January 27, 2017
Position Type:
Full Time
Category:
Health Care, Legal
Reference:
16001E3V
Oracle is currently seeking exceptional Corporate Counsel to support continued dynamic growth in our Data Cloud services line of business. We are looking for self-motivated, collaborative individuals who want to make an impact as a member of our expanding legal team. We partner with Oracle stakeholders to help drive the growth and development of the Oracle Data Cloud. If you are a self starter who wants to work in fast-paced, technology driven business, and who excels at finding creative solutions to complex and cutting edge issues, this position may be for you.

About Oracle's North America Commercial Team :
The North America Commercial Team within Oracle's legal department is responsible for providing legal support for complex software license, hardware systems, and services transactions with Oracle customers and partners. Corporate Counsel work closely with Oracle executives to complete agreements between Oracle and its strategic customers. Corporate Counsel coordinate the efforts of various internal organizations to ensure that Oracle contracts comply with company policies, and take a leadership role in defining policies, practices, and procedures within the company.

As an Attorney with Oracle :

As an individual contributor in the North America Commercial Team, you will join a collaborative group of attorneys with an interesting and diverse technology law practice focusing on transactions involving Data Cloud services, Cloud computing, proprietary and open source software licensing, software hosting, professional consulting services, business process outsourcing, data privacy/security, hardware sales, distribution arrangements, as well as general corporate matters. Accordingly, this position is best suited to an attorney with significant commercial negotiating and contracting experience who has the ability to manage a variety of tasks, evaluate alternatives quickly, and provide top quality legal assistance and support to executive-level clients.

This job description may not represent all the duties of the position. The Corporate Counsel may be asked to perform other related duties, as needed.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 4 years of relevant legal experience.
  • Experience with commercial transactions involving Data licensing (including collection, aggregation and analysis of Data), Cloud Computing, Software-as-a-Service, social media technology, online interest-based advertising, or digital marketing, is highly preferred.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, collaborative, and dynamic team environment.
  • JD from a top law school.
  • Outstanding writing and oral communication skills.
  • Admission to practice law in the United States.


Process:
Interested candidates may e-mail resumes directly to Oracle Corporation Recruiting for immediate consideration, jon.gamble@oracle.com. Prior to any consideration for this opportunity, Oracle requires that you complete the following 3-step process:
• Logon to https://irecruitment.oracle.com and create a user profile
• Keyword search: 16001E3V.
• Apply for the role by submitting resume

As part of Oracle's standard employment process, candidates will undergo a complete background check prior to an offer being extended. These background checks are conducted by a professional third party firm at no charge to the applicant and include: prior employment verification, education verification, social security trace, criminal background check and motor vehicles records (where required for position).

Oracle Supports Workforce Diversity
Qualifications:
Provide legal support across all lines of business enabling profitable growth while mitigating legal risks and assure adherence to governance policies, ethics, and country specific laws and regulations

Responsible for providing legal advice to the organization. Close liaison to business in providing a variety of corporate and commercial legal services. May perform litigation on Oracle's behalf or coordinates litigation and other legal, administrative or investigative actions handled by outside counsel. May draft, review, and negotiate major and/or non-standard technology contracts with public and private sector customers, including licensing agreements, professional services agreements, and cloud services agreements. May advise on legal issues involving government and regulatory compliance. Responds to ad hoc queries to include identification, analysis, and evaluation of risks in order to provide appropriate legal solutions. Works closely with other lawyers throughout Oracle and coordinates legal matters handled by outside lawyers. Demonstrates deep general commercial or functional knowledge across a sub discipline within the individual's specialty area(s), (e.g., general corporate law, antitrust/competition law, securities compliance and regulatory, employment law, immigration law, cloud transactions, data privacy, risk management asset-backed financing, contract management, intellectual property, trade secrets, advertising law, registration and other resolutions specific to the computer and technology industry)

Job duties are varied and complex utilizing independent judgment. May have project lead role. 5 years related experience. Bachelors degree in computer science, computer engineering, or similar background is a plus for roles within certain sub disciplines. Completed law degree and member of bar association in relevant jurisdictions. Excellent legal skills and business judgment in areas of responsibility. Proficient writing skills.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

A little about us:
Oracle is shifting the complexity from IT, moving it out of the enterprise by engineering hardware and software to work together—in the cloud.

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