D. E. Shaw & Co
IP and Technology Transactions Attorney
WHAT YOU'LL DO DAY-TO-DAY: Your primary responsibilities will include drafting, reviewing, and negotiating data and software license agreements; handling various technology, vendor, and consulting agreements; and advising financial and technology-oriented businesses within the firm on intellectual property, data privacy, and other legal issues. WHO WE'RE LOOKING FOR: Applicants should have a demonstrated record of academic achievement along with at least five years of experience in-house and/or at a law firm. This experience should include reviewing and negotiating licensing, technology, and other commercial contracts, as well as advising clients on intellectual property issues and data privacy laws and regulations, including CCPA and GDPR. Well-developed Analytical abilities; sound judgment; keen attention to detail; and proven drafting, communication, and organizational skills are required. Familiarity with commercial software and financial data licenses and open-source software is preferred.