Brex is revolutionizing financial services for businesses, starting with corporate cards for startups. We are building the product from first principles, enabling us to have unparalleled features and a seamless, modern experience for our customers. With backing from top venture firms and industry veterans such as Peter Thiel and Max Levchin, Brex is one of the fastest-growing startups to date, and we’re looking for someone to help scale the company with incredible people across the board.
Based in San Francisco, our team is committed to creating a driven and diverse company with ambitious people from wide-ranging backgrounds. We are looking for people with a strong sense for exceptional products, a keen eye to detail, and comfort learning new technologies. Most importantly, we’re looking for people who are enthusiastic about working with a variety of backgrounds, roles, and needs.
As Senior Product Counsel, you will advise on legal requirements through the product development life cycle. You’ll counsel our product, engineering, marketing, sales, partnerships, and support teams on a range of issues related to product development and the products you support. You’ll provide strategic advice on risk and regulatory ambiguity, collaborating with stakeholders to find creative solutions to business issues. Reporting to our Deputy General Counsel, in this role, you’ll:
Provide pragmatic, actionable advice on regulatory requirements for both existing and new products
Structure, draft, and negotiate agreements with financial institutions and other partnership and commercial agreements to support our products and services
Draft customer agreements and terms, and work closely with teams across the company to identify and resolve issues relating to the products you support
Advise on product and marketing collateral, marketing claims, customer communications, and disclosures
Provide guidance on strategic decisions and risk including product structuring and implementation
Manage license applications for new products as needed
Stay up-to-date on relevant regulations and industry practices
What We Value
8+ years working experience in a combination of law firms and technology or traditional financial services companies. Prior startup experience is strongly preferred
Experience in payments, lending, securities products, or other financial products
Familiarity with laws and regulations applicable to fintech products and services, including UDAP, ECOA, TILA, FCRA, and other federal and state law, and familiarity with card network rules
Experience interacting with card networks and issuing banks
Ability to handle multiple assignments simultaneously, thrive in a fast-paced environment, and turn work around quickly when needed
Business sense and comfort with technology
Curiosity, drive, and willingness to take ownership and drive projects to completion
JD and admitted to practice in at least one jurisdiction
Brex makes financial technology to help ambitious companies scale. We exist to reinvent and unify broken financial systems so people can prosper in unimaginable ways.
We’re taking on some of the most daunting problems in payments with inventiveness and tenacity. Work at Brex to grow alongside driven, diverse people. To accelerate your career. To challenge old ideas. To break the status quo.