Sr. Commercial Counsel

Company:
DigiCert, Inc.
Lehi, UT

Contact:
Please email a résumé to legaljobs@digicert.com.

Position:
Sr. Commercial Counsel

Description:
As Sr. Commercial Counsel, you will report directly to the General Counsel, and take primary responsibility to structure, draft and negotiate complicated technology, distribution, licensing, marketing and other commercial agreements. You will manage a team of lawyers, contract managers and paralegals. Some travel, domestic and international, may be required.

Responsibilities:

Draft and negotiating software as a service (SaaS) agreements and software license agreements with our customers

Work with partnership teams to negotiate and document partner relationships

Negotiate ancillary agreements, such as NDAs, privacy agreements, and security agreements

Act as an escalation point and informal mentor to team of paralegals/contract managers

Review and revising various form agreements

Identify and implementing methods for improving and streamlining existing processes

Create and rolling out long-term legal strategies around our contracting processes

Manage a team of contract managers and lawyers supporting the Sales organization

Required Qualifications:

Juris Doctor (JD) degree

Licensed to practice in at least one U.S. state

At least 8 years relevant post-law school experience

Extremely talented and dedicated attorney with whom everyone loves working

Strong work ethic, a “hands on” mentality, accountability, and the ability to work in an extremely fast paced environment

Adaptable; flexible; comfortable with uncertainty and ambiguity

Bonus Experience:

Experience at a top international law firm

Previous technology transactions experience

Knowledge or experience in data security and privacy

Knowledge or experience with digital certificate industry

About DigiCert:

DigiCert is a leading provider of scalable security solutions for a connected world. The most innovative companies, including the Global 2000, choose DigiCert for its expertise in identity and encryption for web servers and Internet of Things devices. DigiCert supports SSL/TLS and other digital certificates for PKI deployments at any scale through its certificate lifecycle management platform, CertCentral®. The company has been recognized with dozens of awards for its enterprise-grade management platform, fast and knowledgeable customer support, and market-leading growth.

DigiCert also provides a fun, casual, and flexible environment that emphasizes employee success. For our efforts, we have been awarded the Utah Best of State, Utah 100, UV50, Utah’s Best Places to Work, Best Companies to Work For, and the Alfred P. Sloan Award for Business Excellence in Workplace Flexibility. To help our employees thrive at work, we provide a fully stocked break room, catered lunches, generous benefits packages, competitive wages, and fun family activities outside the office. Each day, our employees are empowered to share their talents to help shape a better and more secure digital future for our world. If this appeals to you, come join an outstanding business with equally exceptional growth and opportunity!

Some DigiCert Benefits:

Generous medical, dental, life, vision, and disability benefits

401(k) plan with employer match

Flexible spending plan

Educational assistance

Gym membership

Quarterly activities