As the original TV revolutionaries, TiVo continues to develop best-in-class products and services that provide consumers with the best way to discover and engage with media on their own terms. As Corporate Counsel, you will draft and negotiate complex technology/commercial agreements while counseling internal stakeholders on all aspects of intellectual property and contract law.
Here is what you'll get to do:
Structure and negotiate a wide variety of deals with distribution partners and technology companies.
Counsel company executives and other internal stakeholders on intellectual property matters.
Partner with business and technology staff to achieve business objectives in a legal and ethical manner.
Work cross-functionally with product marketing, engineering, program management and business development in supporting the development and delivery of new products and services.
Play a critical role in the protection of TiVo intellectual property
Travel as needed, approximately 10%.
Here is what you’ll need to be successful:
**Software License Experience** Minimum of 2 years as primary focus. Some IP litigation and/or patent background preferred.
Minimum of 4 years of legal experience, including at least 2 years of experience in a well regarded law firm with technology clients.
Ability to independently draft and negotiate inbound and outbound licenses, development agreements and co-marketing agreements. Familiarity with ASP models and open source preferred.
Strong academic record and California bar license or ability to practice in California as a registered in house counsel.
Interest and general understanding of computer/electronics technologies, including hardware, software and client/server concepts. Applicants with undergraduate degrees in Engineering or Computer Science and/or demonstrated technical aptitude are strongly encouraged to apply.
A passion for working at the intersection of business, technology and law in a dynamic environment.
TiVo - 15 months ago