Role: Corporate Legal Counsel - Government Sector Location: Reston, VA About the Company: Oracle is...
Role: Corporate Legal Counsel - Government Sector Location: Reston, VA About the Company: Oracle is one of the world's leading information technology companies as a provider of database and application software, cloud services (IaaS, PaaS and SaaS), engineered systems and solutions, and consulting services. Oracle technology can be found in nearly every industry, and in the data centers of 98 of the Fortune 100 companies and throughout the Government. About the Team: We are responsible for providing legal support for Oracles North America contracts with federal and state government entities and partners for all Oracles lines of business; proposals in response to RFPs; bid protests; contract disputes; government business practices; and compliance with applicable laws. We work closely with Oracle executives to draft and negotiate agreements with government entities, and often oversee the efforts of various internal organizations in order to ensure that Oracle contracts align with company policies and applicable law. Our attorneys have instinctively good judgment and impeccable integrity. We are seeking an attorney who can be a strategic legal advisor, and a true dedicated problem-solver. About the Position: As Corporate Legal Counsel, you will join a dynamic group of attorneys with a diverse technology law practice which focuses on: Proprietary and open source software licensing Cloud services and software hosting Professional consulting services and business process outsourcing Data privacy and security IP issues and computer hardware sales Subcontracts and partner distribution arrangements Regulatory compliance and general corporate matters. Are you a lawyer with: Significant experience in Government contracts? Ability to lead a variety of tasks, evaluate alternatives quickly, handle complex negotiations, provide top quality legal advice and support to executive-level clients? Experience taking a leadership role in defining policies, practices, and procedures within the Legal Department and Oracles business practices organizations; and work collaboratively with internal teams? Preferred Qualifications: A minimum of 3 years of substantial experience in a best-in-class law firm and/or major corporation. Excellent academic credentials, with extraordinary writing and oral communication skills. Significant experience with federal government contracts, including the government procurement process, RFPs, GSA Schedule, IDIQ contracts, bid protests, and disputes. Strong background in the statutory and regulatory requirements governing government contracts, including CICA, FAR and DFARS. If you are a self-motivated, collaborative individual who wants to make an impact as a member of our rapidly growing legal team, this role may be for you. If you have the experience and ability, and you thrive in a flexible, highly complex and diverse work environment, running multiple priorities, then you are exactly what we are looking for to join the team. Provide legal support across all lines of business enabling profitable growth while mitigating legal risks and assure adherence to governance policies, ethics, and country specific laws and regulationsResponsible for providing legal advice to the organization. Close liaison to business in providing a variety of corporate and commercial legal services. May perform litigation on Oracle's behalf or coordinates litigation and other legal, administrative or investigative actions handled by outside counsel. May draft, review, and negotiate major and/or non-standard technology contracts with public and private sector customers, including licensing agreements, professional services agreements, and cloud services agreements. May advise on legal issues involving government and regulatory compliance. Responds to ad hoc queries to include identification, analysis, and evaluation of risks in order to provide appropriate legal solutions. Works closely with other lawyers throughout Oracle and coordinates legal matters handled by outside lawyers. Demonstrates deep general commercial or functional knowledge across a sub discipline within the individual's specialty area(s), (e.g., general corporate law, antitrust/competition law, securities compliance and regulatory, employment law, immigration law, cloud transactions, data privacy, risk management asset-backed financing, contract management, intellectual property, trade secrets, advertising law, registration and other resolutions specific to the computer and technology industry)Job duties are varied and complex utilizing independent judgment. May have project lead role. 5+ years related experience. Bachelors degree in computer science, computer engineering, or similar background is a plus for roles within certain sub disciplines. Completed law degree and member of bar association in relevant jurisdictions. Excellent legal skills and business judgment in areas of responsibility. Proficient writing skills.Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.