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Senior Product Counsel
Posted on 6/22/2022
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Law degree and admitted to practice in at least one US jurisdiction
  • 5+ years combined experience in law firm and/or in-house legal department
  • Experience negotiating and drafting technology agreements
  • Familiar with key regulatory requirements in the SaaS space, familiarity with privacy law a huge plus
  • Experience understanding complex technical specifications (tech degree or technical background a plus), demonstrating a keen interest and strong understanding of software code and infrastructure (API, SDK, partner integrations, etc.)
  • Sound and practical business judgment
  • Excellent organizational, written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly responsive with a service-oriented attitude
  • Ability to build and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to organize, prioritize, and manage a high-volume workload in a fast-paced and demanding work environment
  • Collaborative team player combined with ability to work independently
  • Sense of humor
  • Provide guidance to executives, engineers, product managers and data teams, on issues related to new and existing services, products, and features throughout the entire product lifecycle
  • Identify legal issues in connection with product build, by partnering early on in the design process and developing an in-depth product knowledge
  • Legal point of contact for everything related to launching new products or offerings, beta programs, addition of new features, sunsetting features, etc
  • Serve as a resident expert and resource on issues related to SaaS product lifecycle and data protection as these topics relate to Braze's products and services
  • Review and negotiate complex agreements with service providers and technology partners
  • Work with our Tech Partners on legal aspects of technology partnerships and integrations
  • Provide strategic and timely training to internal teams on relevant issues and processes
  • Build cross-functional relationships with business teams as well as other internal stakeholders
  • Advise on litigation matters, leveraging deep product knowledge to support patent counsel
  • Own regulatory compliance across Braze's product suite, with a deep knowledge of regulatory frameworks and their impact
  • Strategize and drive Braze's robust patent program
  • Provide technical context from a legal point of view to customers during negotiation, as needed
Desired Qualifications
  • In-house experience at a technology company, with significant transactional and product counseling experience
  • Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP) a plus
  • Substantive expertise in laws governing marketing and advertising law (e.g., TCPA, CAN-SPAM Act, GDPR, CCPA, E-Privacy)
  • Experience dealing with OSS terms
  • Telecommunications (SMS/MMS in particular) legal experience a plus
  • Substantive expertise in laws governing cookies and other tracking technologies
  • Well-grounded knowledge of intellectual property law
  • Process-oriented with experience managing projects

501-1,000 employees

Customer engagement platform for marketing
Company Overview
Braze is committed to setting new standards in customer engagement. The company provides multi-channel marketing automations for companies to better engage with their customers.
  • Competitive compensation that includes equity
  • Generous time off policy to balance your work and life, including paid parental leave
  • Competitive medical, dental, and vision coverage for you and your dependents
  • Collaborative, transparent, and fun loving office culture
Company Values
  • Take Your Seat At The Table - Our community welcomes and respects your unique talents and perspective
  • Don't Ignore Smoke - We help each other notice issues before smoke turns to fire
  • Shape The Future - We believe in the positive trajectory of change
  • Embrace Curiosity - We are explorers of details and new horizons
  • Seek The Truth - We combine intelligence with humility to challenge our assumptions and ask thoughtful questions
  • Be A Human - Each of us contributes to the Braze culture through our individuality