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Our mission.

As the world’s number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for creating the best experience for job seekers.

The team.

Our Legal Team is devoted to leading projects that support Indeed's global infrastructure growth. Members of the Legal Team work closely with multiple departments within the organization, such as Product, Engineering, Marketing, Procurement, Finance, HR and IT, to review legal issues and implement decisions in order to get internal teams the tools and products they need to get their job done, while mitigating risk and exposure to the company. We take pride in our strong analytical competencies, our detailed knowledge of Indeed’s various teams and needs, and our ability to build and maintain strong relationships to help us achieve our goals. Simply put, we help guide the people who help people get jobs.
The base salary range below represents the low and high end of the Indeed salary range for this position. Actual salaries will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to location, experience, and performance. The range listed is just one component of Indeed's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include quarterly bonuses, Long Term Incentives, an open Paid Time Off policy, and many region-specific benefits. 

Austin Base Salary Range: 108,000 - 148,000 USD per year

Your job.

The Corporate Counsel - Product is a confident and articulate individual with the ability to independently analyze and make decisions in a fast-paced environment. You will be responsible for reviewing and analyzing Indeed’s products for compliance with worldwide laws and regulations and offering legal risk mitigation strategies across multiple jurisdictions. Under the direction of the Division Counsel - Revenue, you will be responsible for providing advice on Indeed’s global products, services, features, platforms and initiatives, drafting terms of service and assisting in compliance matters. You are tech savvy, possess strong project and people management skills, and are accustomed to working with people all over the world. We are seeking a self-starter who thrives in a fun but results-oriented work environment, and is passionate about problem-solving while showing great attention to detail.

About you.

Responsibilities

 

  • Review and analyze global products for compliance with laws and regulations; work with the Product team and legal analysts on these issues

  • Review proposed projects, initiatives, features or services for the Indeed product, engineering and other business teams across many subject areas including state and federal background check laws, consumer protection laws, data protection laws and other related regulatory regimes

  • Draft and update product notices, disclosures, and terms of service

  • Work on ad hoc legal compliance projects, including but not limited to, new policies, trainings, templates and processes

  • Monitor and respond to global legal/regulatory developments affecting the company 

  • Work in close partnership with various other departments such as HR, Accounting, Finance, Product, Engineering, International Business Operations and others, to help identify and answer legal needs

  • This position will report directly to our Division Counsel - Revenue

Requirements

  • J.D. or equivalent

  • Member in good standing of any US state bar

  • Minimum of 4 years experience practicing law

  • Minimum of 2 years working in a technology or product counsel role

  • A basic understanding of the US regulatory regime in the HR Tech sphere: FCRA or other background check laws, the TCPA, the Wiretap Act, the Stored Communications Act, and similar regulatory regimes, and how those laws interact with web-based services

  • Ability to quickly learn, master, and think creatively about new areas of law and tech

  • Flexible, well-organized and comfortable working in a fast-paced internet and technology environment

  • Ability and desire to work independently and with little oversight is a must

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 

  • Must be able to provide samples of work

Preferred

  • Litigation experience related to HR technology 

  • Experience with fintech and related laws such as the Bank Secrecy Act, money transmission laws, and related regulations and compliance work

  • Any additional experience within a broader range of legal disciplines applicable to our business like consumer protection, privacy and data protection, and other technology-related laws

How to apply

We value attention to detail. To apply:

  1. Please submit your resume and cover letter 

  2. In your cover letter:

  • List 3 factors/risks you would consider when evaluating whether Indeed should release a new product in the United States

  • Explain why you want to work at Indeed

  • Explain how pay-per-click advertising works and its benefits



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EEO and Accommodations 

 

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