Legal Irving, Texas


Description

SiriusXM and Pandora have joined together to create the leading audio entertainment company in the U.S. Together, we are uniquely positioned to lead a new era of audio entertainment by delivering the most compelling subscription and ad-supported audio experiences to millions of listeners -- in the car, at home and on the go. Our talent, content, technology and innovation continue to be at the forefront, and we want you to be a part of it! Check out our current openings below and at www.siriusxm.com/careers.

Position Summary:

Provides legal advice to executives and management regarding: (a) connected vehicle supplier agreements, with particular emphasis on technology agreements; and (b) customer bids and agreements for quasi-governmental entities for the highway tolling division. Deals directly with more routine legal matters.  Coordinates with the offices of Chief Privacy Officer and Chief Information Officer on matters of privacy and information management law as they apply to supplier agreements. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepares and examines contracts involving licenses, purchases, professional services, tech staff augmentation, SaaS, etc.

  • Researches and analyzes law sources such as statutes, recorded judicial decisions, legal articles, treaties, constitutions, and legal codes in order to advise and guide company management in its course of action.

  • Coordinates, consults with and manages outside counsel on an as needed basis.

  • Provides guidance to paralegal and support staff in addressing legal matters.

  • Reviews and recommends modifications to company standard contract forms to ensure consistency and currency across all business units. 

  • All other company, legal and regulatory support duties as assigned.

  • Serves as the Connected Vehicle division law coordinator with the officers of Chief Privacy Officer and Chief Information Security Officer.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

None

Minimum Qualifications:

EDUCATIONJuris Doctor or equivalent post graduate degree from an accredited law school.

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS: Licensed to practice law in the state in which the position is located, or in a jurisdiction that enables him/her to practice as in house counsel in the assigned work location.

EXPERIENCE:  5+ years post-bar experience in technology law, privacy law and contract negotiation and drafting.  Supply side government contracting experience a plus.

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.

  • Responsible for identifying legal risks for the company and protecting against them.  

  • Ability to deliver accurate and effective legal documents.  

  • Exercises extreme discretion in the handling of highly sensitive and confidential information, and otherwise performs duties in compliance with legal ethics rules.

  • Ability to pay attention to details and be organized.

  • Ability to project professionalism over the phone and in person.

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.

  • Commitment to “internal client” and customer service principles.

  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects.

  • Spelling, grammar, proofreading and editing skills.

  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and work under shifting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

  • Requires occasional travel both within and outside the U.S.

Technical Skills:

  • Intermediate word processing and document management capabilities, including demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office (see below), document comparison applications, document management systems, and company communication and collaboration applications (e.g., Zoom, Slack, Confluence, Google Suite), along with a proven ability to quickly adapt to relevant new technology and tools.

  • Thorough knowledge of MS applications including Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, One Note), Outlook and SharePoint.

Our goal at SiriusXM+Pandora is to provide and maintain a work environment that fosters mutual respect, professionalism and cooperation. SiriusXM+Pandora is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender identity, marital status, familial status, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.