General Commercial/Contracts Law, Intellectual Property
Overview: Aptiv is supported by a lean and agile global IP team that fosters and captures the company’s innovation, aligns their patent strategy with the company’s commercial aims, supports on transactional and commercial IP legal matters, manages IP litigation, designs solutions for avoiding infringement risks, supports on due diligence for transactions in an increasingly acquisitive automotive market and much more.
Company: Aptiv is a global technology company that develops safe, green, and connected solutions that enable the future of mobility. The company has over 180,000 total employees and operates 12 major technical centers and 126 manufacturing locations in 44 countries. Geographically diversified, with revenues in North America representing roughly 35% of total revenues, Europe representing 34%, Asia Pacific 30%, and South America representing 1% of total revenues. As a technology company, approximately 18,200 of our 24,000 salaried employees are engineers. Our salaried workforce has the following breakdown regionally: 25% in North America, 46% in Europe, and 27% in Asia Pacific.
Compensation: Competitive base salary, cash bonus and long-term incentive compensation.
Qualifications and Experience: Candidates must have: (a) at least 10 years of experience practicing as an attorney with a national or international law firm and/or in-house legal department; prior in-house experience strongly preferred; (b) experience advising on a broad range of Intellectual Property matters, including commercial agreements, Intellectual Property import, litigation and operable software and data products in vehicles; (c) experience with business leaders in mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, consortiums, partnerships and Intellectual Property import; and (d) strong academic credentials with a J.D. from a leading law school; admission to the NY, MA or MI bar or another jurisdiction with authorized in-house counsel status in NY.
Location: New York, NY; Boston, MA; Troy, MI
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