Facebook Counsel, Content, Production & Platform in Menlo Park, California

Intro:

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.

Summary:

We are looking for a highly motivated attorney who is interested in jumping into and creating positive impact across a myriad of products and subject areas, including location data, platform integrations, Building 8, and Oculus. You will interact closely with cross-functional teams in a fast-paced environment. This is a great opportunity to join a growing legal team and to work on novel and innovative products in an exciting environment. This is a full-time position based in Menlo Park, CA.

Required Skills:

  1. Counsel and advise on a broad range of arrangements and agreements across content and data licensing, product collaboration, software and hardware development, and platform integrations

  2. Issue spot and manage legal issues that arise in connection to partnerships and agreements

  3. Provide strategic business and legal advice to develop a comprehensive, long-term approach to our relationships with key partners

  4. Manage numerous projects simultaneously under deadline pressure

  5. Actively collaborate with clients, other teams within Legal, and cross-functional teams across the company to coordinate on the above matters

  6. Thrive, innovate and execute in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. J.D. degree and membership in at least one state bar

  2. 3+ years of legal experience

  3. Experience adapting to changing priorities and organizational needs

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com or you may call us at +1 650-308-7837.