Changing the world is all in a day's work at Apple. If you love innovation, here's your chance to make a career of it. You'll work hard. But the job comes with more than a few perks.
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish.
Do you love taking on big challenges without precedent? Do you possess a deep knowledge of the legal field and a passion for innovation? As a part of our Legal group, youll help uphold Apples high ethical and corporate standards, as well as defend our intellectual property. Youll help provide legal support for all our products and businesses across the globe. Working for a company that invents entire categories and industries means youll be challenged to creatively apply your deep legal expertise to rare and often unexplored aspects of the law. Together with your team, youll provide the critical support needed worldwide for all Apple products and businesses.
At Apple, we are dedicated to making the best products on the planet. We have a great opportunity for a talented lawyer to join our team of diverse, creative, and passionate people. As a member of the Software Products Legal group, youll be part of a hands-on legal team and work together with Apples engineering, marketing and operations teams to help create and introduce Apple products to the world.
Description: In this role, you will be responsible for supporting and advising Apples engineering, product marketing and operations teams on a wide variety of matters related to Apple products, including feature/technology development, intellectual property issues, data privacy, and regulatory considerations. You will structure, draft and negotiate complex content/asset, data, software and technology licenses, development agreements, and other commercial agreements. You will also advise Apple management on risk allocation/mitigation, business strategies, and policies, and collaborate with a broader legal team supporting Apple products and services.
Key Qualifications: 4+ years of relevant legal experience advising and working on software, content and/or technology-related issues and transactions Strong negotiator with good business sense, who has solid experience in structuring and drafting licensing and other technology agreements Excellent communication skills and ability to analyze problems and come up with practical, workable solutions Enjoys building strong client relationships and works well with cross-functional teams at all levels engineers, senior management and execs alike Familiarity with Augmented Reality and 3D content/asset space a plus Best suited for a self-starter who is curious, embraces technology and thrives in a dynamic, team-oriented environment Some travel may be required
Education: Requires a JD degree, excellent academic credentials, and admission to at least one US state bar.
Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.
Internal Number: 114178354
About Apple Inc.
We’re a diverse collective of thinkers and doers, continually reimagining what’s possible to help us all do what we love in new ways. The people who work here have reinvented entire industries with the Mac, iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch, as well as with services, including iTunes, the App Store, Apple Music and Apple Pay. And the same innovation that goes into our products also applies to our practices — strengthening our commitment to leave the world better than we found it.