- J.D. and membership in good standing in at least one state bar
- Minimum 2 years of experience
- Strong transactional background
Amazon’s Legal Department is looking for a talented commercial attorney to support Amazon Web Services, a dynamic and rapidly growing business within Amazon.com. Amazon Web Services is at the forefront of the “cloud” computing and service industry providing IT infrastructure services such as on-demand compute capacity, storage, content delivery, database services, analytics, AI/ML and more.
This Associate Corporate Counsel will primarily support AWS’s sales and marketing legal team, negotiating strategic, enterprise and professional services agreements, and advising on compliance matters and professional services business initiatives and offerings. Typical transactions will range from standard contracts to complex, high-dollar-value strategic agreements. This Associate Corporate Counsel will also work with the AWS legal team to find and develop innovative solutions that enable us to scale legal support to meet a growing global sales team.
The successful candidate must be inquisitive, enthusiastic about technology, enjoy working hard and being continually challenged, and demonstrate sound judgment even in ambiguous situations.
Compensation will be based on experience and includes equity compensation.
- Familiar with IT infrastructure, telecommunications, or cloud computing services
- Background in IT/technology transactions/software licensing
- Background in professional services and consultancy transactions
- In-house experience at a technology or internet company
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