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Privacy Counsel

G&A (Finance, Admin, HR, Legal, IT)

San Mateo, California | Washington, District Of Columbia | New York City, New York


Why Imperva Legal?

       Small and nimble legal team means you can make a great impact

       Complex product and services sales model and global, cross-functional operating teams will allow you to greatly expand your experience and expertise

       Transparent, innovative management and collaborative atmosphere

Why You?

       You aim to be a key contributor and innovator

       You enjoy working with sales and driving top line growth for the business 

       You have a solid foundation in your area of expertise, but can issue spot in diverse areas of law

       You are confident in your judgment, but open to feedback and collaborative decision-making

       You’re an excellent communicator and eager to innovate

The Opportunity
You are an experienced Privacy Counsel with expertise in contract negotiation, operationalizing data privacy regulations, and supporting varying business needs. You work well in a fast-paced, challenging environment as part of a dynamic team of professionals and have the ability to communicate effectively in group settings and before senior management. You will report to Imperva’s Deputy General Counsel & Global Data Privacy Officer.

Your Responsibilities
You must be a self-motivated team player with the ability to identify and resolve legal issues, balance legal and business concerns and draft and negotiate privacy-related agreements. Experience with issues pertaining to domestic and international enterprise software licensing and data privacy is preferred. 
 

        Develop and implement privacy related processes and controls within the organization

        Provide support to Imperva’s commercial legal team in the negotiation of customer contracts

        Anticipate problems and initiate actions to ensure privacy issues are addressed efficiently

        Provide legal support for procurement and various business units regarding negotiation of vendor agreements

        Maintain and revise template privacy-related agreements as required

Minimum Qualifications
 

        Qualified attorney in your jurisdiction

        Minimum of 5 years of legal experience at technology companies and/or law firms

        1-2 years experience focused on data privacy related issues

        Familiarity with a wide variety of commercial, licensing, hardware, services and other software related agreements, including data privacy terms

        High integrity, well organized and able to manage numerous projects simultaneously

        Clear and concise written and oral communication skills and significant experience in working closely with both internal clients and customers/partners/suppliers

        The ability to perform well under tight deadlines and thrive in a fast-paced environment

        Must be flexible and able to react promptly

        Understanding of contract and negotiation principles in the business and legal context

        A team-oriented style yet are able to work with little or no supervision

        Able to apply sound business judgment

        CIPP certification preferred

 

Rewards:

Imperva offers a competitive compensation package that includes base salary, medical, flexible time off and more. It’s an exciting time to work in the security space. Check out our products and services at www.imperva.com and career opportunities at www.imperva.com/careers

Legal Notice:

Imperva is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, protected veteran status, medical condition or disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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