Job Description / Skills Required
GoPro, Inc. is transforming the way people capture and share their lives. What began as an idea to help athletes self-document themselves engaged in sports has become a mobile storytelling solution that helps the world share itself through immersive content.
GoPro offers a fun and fast-paced work environment with passionate and motivated people who have a drive to learn, innovate and succeed.
We’re a super collaborative legal team looking for a Senior Product Counsel to join us in supporting GoPro’s awesome products. The Senior Product Counsel will be responsible for providing advice to product teams making GoPro’s hardware and software products and providing counsel in all phases of product development. As Senior Product Counsel you must have a strong passion for products, the ability to work proactively with various teams and be able to facilitate resolution of complex issues in order to mitigate risks and ensure compliance for product launch and management. This is a full-time position based in San Mateo, CA.
What You Will Do:
Analyze products, policies and initiatives to provide legal risk mitigation strategies for products across multiple jurisdictions.
Review the compliance of project designs and launch plans and provide strategic guidance to teams regarding compliance and regulatory requirements.
Coordinate with safety and compliance leads in the product groups.
Coordinate with product, analytics (privacy), marketing, communications and customer support teams on multi-disciplinary issues to provide legal advice across many subject areas.
Act as US privacy lead working with International counsel on privacy matters related to HW&SW.
Support Senior Counsel on strategic agreements across supply chain, engineering and procurement.
Travel as needed.
Skills We're Stoked About:
J.D. degree and membership in at least one state bar.
3-5 years of product counsel experience, including experience with various manufacturing models and related global regulatory, privacy, security, safety and consumer protection compliance (in house or at law-firm). Consumer electronics hardware experience preferred.
A working knowledge of worldwide regulatory approval process (e.g. IEEE, UL, CE, FCC, CA Prop65, RoHS, REACH). Experience supporting product compliance through test and certification laboratories.
Ability to thrive and innovate in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment.
Ability to adapt to changing priorities and organizational needs.
Experience working with in-house clients and business partners aligning on strategy. Ability to garner support for legal advice and direction.
Experience advising and aligning with cross-functional teams on risk mitigation across technology product platforms.
Experience leading and managing multiple products, resolutions and agreements from concept to launch.
Your own GoPro Camera (Mounts and accessories included)
Live it. Eat it. Love it. – Two dedicated hours during your week to explore your passions and capture it with your GoPro.
Employee commuter shuttles throughout the Bay Area (San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose)
Employee discounts on GoPro products and other industry discounts
Paid Time Off Programs
Medical, Dental & Vision – premiums are fully paid for employees
Life Insurance & Disability Benefits
Company 401(K) Match
LiveHealthy Program – Monthly benefit toward participation in wellness activities
Awesome wellness program including onsite fitness classes, health screenings, farmers market and more!
Subsidized onsite cafeteria
Fully stocked break rooms on each floor!
GoPro is an Equal Opportunity Employer