Product Counsel. Job in Mountain View WestCoast-Jobs

  • Job Reference: 381732617-2
  • Date Posted: 27 September 2021
  • Recruiter: TikTok
  • Location: Mountain View, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

ResponsibilitiesCompany Summary:TikTok is the leading destination for short-form mobile video. Our mission is to inspire creativity and bring joy. TikTok has global offices including Los Angeles, Mountain View, New York, London, Paris, Berlin, Dubai, Mumbai, Singapore, Jakarta, Seoul, and Tokyo. About the Team:Our legal team provides key support for all TikTok's innovative initiatives, state-of-the-art products, and integrated platforms servicing our global video market. We help our technological and business teams enable their vision by providing integrated legal guidance and support. The TikTok team is growing fast and is seeking highly experienced, bright and capable legal professionals to join the team. One of the critical challenges is the need for our team to provide exceptional legal support for product compliance for TikTok. The following describes the responsibilities and requirements for the role. Responsibilities:- Work with legal and product teams globally to review products, features, new applications and initiatives to provide legal risk mitigation strategies to ensure legal compliance for TikTok and other products from a US legal perspective - Coordinate with product, product operations, public policy, communications, and other cross-functional colleagues on external communication, policy development, and enforcement decisionsQualifications- Bachelor's degree plus a Juris Doctorate from an ABA-accredited law school- Member in good standing of the California or New York bar- At least 8 years of post-qualifications experience, past experiences should include product counseling at an enterprise technology or leading consumer-facing digital application, ideally including user-generated content- At least 2 years of experience counseling on privacy and IP issues related to product counseling for a user-generated platform- 2 or more years of experience counseling on product legal issues within a technology company- Experience with working with international teams in various time zones in a cross-functional environment- Strong documentation, presentation, and communication skills in a cross-functional and global role TikTok is committed to creating an inclusive space where employees are valued for their skills, experiences, and unique perspectives. Our platform connects people from across the globe and so does our workplace. At TikTok, our mission is to inspire creativity and bring joy. To achieve that goal, we are committed to celebrating our diverse voices and to creating an environment that reflects the many communities we reach. We believe individuals shouldn't be disadvantaged because of their background or identity, but instead should be considered based on their strengths and experience. We are passionate about this and hope you are too. TikTok is committed to providing reasonable accommodations during our recruitment process. If you need assistance or an accommodation, please reach out to us at .