Assistant General Counsel or Senior Counsel of Business & Legal Affairs
Product Counsel
Posted on 3/15/2023
Chicago, IL, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • At least 8 years of experience as a practicing attorney
  • Significant in-house experience advising on data privacy, data protection and the legal and regulatory aspects of product development in the technology space (experience at a consumer-facing, Internet company preferred)
  • Strong working knowledge of global privacy and data security laws (such as the GDPR, CPRA, VPPA, COPPA, and TCPA). Experience with other consumer laws (such as FTC advertising guidelines, negative option laws, accessibility law, sweepstakes law, and marketing law) a plus
  • Familiarity with content and digital product distribution agreements, including MVPD, DMVPD, and application development agreement (e.g., Apple, Google, etc.)
  • A passion for technology and ability to understand complex technology and product use cases quickly
  • Bachelor's degree and a Juris Doctorate degree from a U.S. accredited law school
  • Licensed to practice law in the U.S
  • Work closely with the Product and Engineering teams developing Roku's consumer electronics, Roku's streaming platform, and The Roku Channel on solutions that proactively manage legal risk while advancing our business goals and protecting our users around the world
  • Advise on privacy and data security terms for agreements relating to content and digital product distribution
  • Provide guidance on a wide range of legal issues, including consumer protection, privacy and data protection laws, to ensure that Roku follows U.S. and international legal requirements, as well as industry best practices, through the application of privacy-by-design principles
  • Review user flows and user journeys, product feature guides, advertising collateral, promotions and other user-facing communications to ensure compliance with applicable data protection, consumer protection and advertising laws, regulations, and standards
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with a wide variety of Roku business units, including the end user experience, devices, mobile, web, ad product, programming, content and services, engineering, marketing and customer support teams
  • Help develop scalable processes for legal review of new product launches
  • Keep up to date on the latest developments in the laws, regulations and industry trends applicable to media, ad tech, Big Data, OTT, IOT and smart devices, including federal and state data privacy laws, consumer protection laws, and other guidance from relevant agencies

1,001-5,000 employees

Streaming platform for television
Company Overview
Roku's mission is to be the TV streaming platform that connects the entire TV ecosystem around the world. The company connects users to the streaming content they love, and we enable content publishers to build and monetize large audiences and provide advertisers with unique capabilities to engage consumers.
  • Unlimited vacation days
  • Medical, wellness, and financial benefits
  • Free snacks and access to fitness center at headquarters
Company Core Values
  • High performance
  • Proud to work here
  • Trust and responsiblity
  • Talent
  • Communication and context
  • World class product
  • Simple process
  • Excellent partnerships
  • Content standards
  • High ethical standards