Commercial Counsel at Informatica - Redwood City

The San Mateo County Bar Association
Redwood City
Apr 19, 2024
May 17, 2024
Contract Type
Commercial Counsel at Informatica – Redwood City

Job Number25677
Primary Location:Redwood City, California US
Alternative Location(s): Austin, TX; Cary, NC
Travel Requirement: Limited

At Informatica, We "DATA". We Do Good, Act As One Team, Think Customer First, and Aspire For The Future. Informatica enables companies to unleash the power of data to become more agile, realize new growth opportunities, lead to new inventions resulting in intelligent market disruptions.

A career with Informatica gives you all the opportunities and benefits that can only come from working for the trusted industry leader, including amazing, energetic team members; a globally diverse workplace; and a company dedicated to your success, growth and advancement.

This role is open to Redwood City,CA, Austin,TX and Cary,NC locations

We are Informatica– the globally recognized leader in Enterprise Cloud Data Management! Our software is used to manage the data of some of the most visible Fortune 500 entities and government agencies in the world. We have thousands of customer and employees, and we operate all over the globe. Our software is helping to build self –driving electric cars, coordinate innovative cancer research and run championship baseball teams!

You will be a critical, highly visible and impactful member the legal department and a true legal partner to the business in negotiating on prem, SaaS (Cloud), partner, procurement and other agreements involving a variety of complex and evolving issues. You will also provide programmatic support for key business initiatives and transactional process improvements. This is a hands–on individual contributor role in which you will interact daily with customers, vendors, partners, senior executives and other internal clients across multiple organizations including Sales, Finance, and Procurement.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Proactive, self–motivated, organized and able to meet multiple competing priorities in a fast–paced environment without substantial supervision
    Has intellectual curiosity and a desire for continuous learning
    Able to deal with ambiguity and develop creative and pragmatic solutions for complex and evolving issues in a rapidly changing environment
    Demonstrates consistently good judgment and impeccable integrity

Your Responsibilities

  • Structure, review and negotiate commercial software agreements including on premise, cloud, subscription and SaaS, as well as services, partner, and procurement contracts.
    Manage risk and ensure business and compliance needs are accurately reflected in agreements
    Respond promptly to the demands of a growing and very active technology sales team and their management
    Support business initiatives and projects as required


  • Juris Doctorate or equivalent from an accredited major law school and licensed to practice in the United States
    Minimum of8 years of experience with some in house commercial licensing/SaaS experience preferred.
    Significant experience drafting, reviewing and negotiating complex software, SaaS, services, partner and procurement agreements
    Significant experience relating to software and SaaS centric issues, such as revenue recognition, tax, privacy, security, HIPAA, GDPR, intellectual property rights etc.
    Strong analytical, drafting, communication, collaboration and negotiation skills

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

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