Commercial Attorney - Austin, TX
People Operations | Austin, TX | Full Time
Work from anywhere. Not just an idea or a tagline, but a revolution. Led by CEO Craig Walker, co-founder of Google Voice, our team is focused ditching the status quo and building a communication platform that moves with you, no matter where in the world productivity strikes.
With $53 million in funding from Google Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, and other top VC’s along with engineers from companies like Microsoft and Google, every member of our team plays an essential role in creating a voice product that doesn’t just combine design and mobility but that paves the way for the next generation of anywhere workers.
Dialpad is looking for a Commercial Attorney in Austin, TX (TX State Bar required) that has the ability to partner with our General Counsel to meet and exceed the goals of our Legal Department. The ideal candidate will be excited to be a true business partner for all facets of our growing company. This will be a role that will allow the right candidate to strengthen their existing knowledge and learn with some of the finest professionals in the industry.
Work primarily with our sales, marketing and telephony engineering teams, supporting the review and negotiation of various agreements for our Company
Diverse background in all things corporate (contracts, corporate governance, risk management, regulatory compliance)
Collaborate with various business teams as a day-to-day point of contact within the legal department to provide legal advice to support decision-making
Analyze existing and new legislative and regulatory developments to ensure commercial teams understand and remains compliant with evolving requirements
Continually review and analyze legal risks for Dialpad nationally and internationally
4+ years of law firm or start-up in-house experience (ideal candidates will have a demonstrated ability to thrive in fast-paced, start-up environments with a high level of handling transactional commercial legal tasks, contracts, and projects)
Texas State Bar member
Substantive experience in one or more of the following areas: telecommunications regulatory & compliance, SaaS
Strong written and verbal communication - must possess a strong ability to interact and connect with various facets of the organization and external stakeholders
Experience prioritizing and communicating priorities effectively to executive leaders
Be a proactive thinker - constantly think of new ways to improve legal practices and communicate ways to promote efficiency
Come up to speed quickly on key legal issues, including issues that are truly of first-impression
Possess excellent business judgment, communication and interpersonal skills
Committed to collaboration and a “team” philosophy
Ability to stay organized and focused in an ever-changing environment
Poolside. Backyard BBQ. Third booth from the left. Here’s where you’ll find the anywhere workers of Dialpad. Because for us, work is a thing you do not a place you go. And with a customer base of 45,000, we’re helping build voice products that empower the next generation of anywhere workers.
Joining our team means collaborating with people that aren’t just passionate about their work but about Argentine tango, musicals, sushi burritos, comic books, country music, table tennis - you name it. Because if you’re going to redefine the status quo, you need a group of people hungry to do more, to see more, and be more than where they started.
There’s no idea too crazy and no task too small — we work together to make things we’re proud of.
Compensation & Equity
Team work makes the dream work. We recognize that our dedicated team members are what make our success. That’s why we offer competitive salaries in addition to stock options.
An apple a day keeps the doctor away,and it doesn’t hurt that we offer 100% paid medical, dental, and vision plans for our employees.
We offer a monthly stipend to help cover your cell phone, home internet, and even gym membership costs.
Bon Appetit! Enjoy catered lunches, free snacks & drinks (both healthy and unhealthy - no judgment!)
Location, Location, Location
San Francisco <> Raleigh <> Vancouver <> Tokyo <> Austin <> San Jose. From coast to coast, our offices are nestled in active and growing downtown areas.