Full-Time

Senior Commercial Counsel

Posted on 5/14/2024

Beacon Platform

Beacon Platform

51-200 employees

Developer platform for capital markets

Data & Analytics
Fintech

Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Sales
Communications
Marketing
Requirements
  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school and active bar membership in good standing
  • Minimum of 10 years of progressive legal experience, ideally with substantial in-house experience at a technology company
  • Expertise in intellectual property law
  • Proven track record in negotiating and drafting complex commercial agreements
  • Deep understanding of global privacy regulations
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to collaborate effectively with internal and external stakeholders
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with a proactive approach to addressing legal issues
Responsibilities
  • Lead negotiations and draft complex commercial agreements, including software licensing agreements, service level agreements (SLAs), partnership agreements, app distribution agreements, NDAs, statements of work (SOWs), and vendor agreements
  • Establish thoughtful standards for customers and partners based on regulatory environments and market standards
  • Build strong rapport and collaborate with compliance, security, go-to-market, and product teams to ensure comprehensive legal support across all business functions
  • Develop and implement strategies to safeguard the company’s intellectual property rights
  • Stay updated on global privacy laws and regulations, especially GDPR and other data protection laws
  • Provide guidance to internal stakeholders on privacy compliance matters, data privacy impact assessments, and implementation of necessary measures
  • Effectively communicate legal risks and provide legal support in developing creative solutions to balance business priorities with risk mitigation
  • Offer legal counsel and support to various departments including sales, marketing, product development, and finance
  • Conduct legal research, monitor industry trends, and keep the company informed of relevant legal developments affecting the technology sector

Beacon Platform provides an extensible developer platform for capital markets, offering open and customizable code base, prebuilt tools for trading and risk management, and scalable cloud infrastructure. The platform enables teams to integrate with existing systems, rapidly build, test, and deploy applications, and customize analytics and models with unparalleled speed and efficiency.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$94.6M

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2014

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

-4%

2 year growth

8%

Benefits

Medical Insurance

Paid time-off

401(k) match

Employee Referral Bonus

Volunteer Time-off Program

Wellness and wellbeing initiatives

Regular social events and parties

Commuter benefits