General Commercial/Contracts Law, Information Technology
Workday, Inc. has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for an Associate General Counsel of Technology Transactions to be located in either its Atlanta, GA or Dallas, Texas offices. Workday is an equal opportunity employer.
Overview: Workday is seeking a senior technology transactional counsel with 15+ years of broad experience to join their growing legal team. The Associate General Counsel will provide legal support for complex Software as a Service (“SaaS”) outbound technology transactions and help bring Workday’s groundbreaking software to market. This role will report to Workday’s VP, Deputy General Counsel, Global Go To Market and will have significant interaction with the company’s sales and services management, business units and customers worldwide.
Company: Workday is the leader in enterprise-class, software-as-a-service (“SaaS”) solutions for managing global businesses. Their solutions combine the lower cost of ownership of SaaS with a modern approach on applications. Founded by PeopleSoft veterans, Dave Duffield and Aneel Bhusri, Workday delivers Human Capital Management, Payroll, Financial Management and Worker Spend Management solutions for midsize and Fortune 500 companies.
Location: Dallas, TX (modest relocation for outstanding candidates only).
Experience: The ideal candidate has 15+ years of commercial technology-based transactions experience and significant SaaS transactional experience. Candidate ideally to join the company’s Dallas office and provide support for Workday’s Central and South regions and other regions on an as needed basis. This lawyer’s primary responsibility will be to draft, review and negotiate complex enterprise cloud software as a service and professional services transactions for Workday. Technology experience and in-house experience negotiating commercial contracts is necessary.
Compensation: Workday will offer competitive compensation commensurate with experience
Relos: Strong preference for locals in Dallas. Modest relocation for outstanding candidates only.
Bar: J.D. from a recognized U.S. law school and licensed to practice in Texas or eligible for in-house registration.
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