Information Technology, Intellectual Property, Internet/E-commerce
Oculus seeks a Lead Counsel for its Oculus virtual reality product ecosystem. Oculus invents, manufactures and sells industry leading virtual reality headsets and operates a global virtual reality content and social platform.
This position entails providing legal advice related to software running on Oculus's platform and hardware products. Success in this position will require applying a complex and evolving global legal and licensing framework to new and innovative products and services. This is a unique opportunity to work on cutting-edge issues in a fast-paced start-up environment, as Oculus leads the field of virtual reality.
Counsel Oculus's teams on legal matters related to software running on Oculus PC and mobile platforms
Advise on open source licensing, compliance, and diligence
Coordinate Oculus's participation in standards organizations
Influence and build relationships with executives, product teams and peers across Oculus and Facebook
Collaborate with subject matters experts at Oculus and Facebook to analyze and communicate legal risks
J.D. degree with membership in at least 1 state bar
5+ years of legal experience with law firms and/or in-house experience with technology companies
Product counseling experience
Experience with IP and technology licensing
Experience with operating systems and platforms running on consumer electronics
Experience building influence with tech executives and advising various stakeholders teams on complex legal issues
Ability to organize, prioritize, and manage deadlines in a fast-paced work environment
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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