Product and Privacy Counsel
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Belmont, California
Say hello to possibilities.
It’s not every day that you consider starting a new career. We’re RingCentral, and we’re happy that someone as talented as you is considering this role. First, a little about us, we’re the global leader in cloud-based communications and collaboration software. We are fundamentally changing the nature of human interaction—giving people the freedom to connect powerfully and personally from anywhere, at any time, on any device.
We’re a $1.5 billion company that’s growing at 30+% annually and we’re expanding our Legal Team to make sure we stay ahead of the competition.
RingCentral, Inc. is seeking a Product and Privacy Counsel, to provide privacy legal advice on relevant service and feature developments and initiatives. This individual must be self-motivated and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment.
Collaborate within the legal department and across other business organizations to help ensure that RingCentral services and processes are compliant with applicable laws and regulations relating to privacy and security including GDPR, SCCs/Schrems II, COPPA, CCPA/CPRA, etc.
Partner with engineering, product management, and InfoSec teams as the relevant legal point of contact to manage product and support issues as they arise.
Provide privacy legal counsel on relevant service and feature developments and initiatives through the development lifecycle, in partnership with product and regulatory attorneys.
Advise teams on legal issues related to management and use of data collected and processed by RingCentral services.
Document privacy impact assessments and organize and drive legal processes that apply privacy by design in RingCentral services.
Be the resident legal expert on sub processors' activities, including data processing and data transfers, to advise relevant teams on privacy impact.
In collaboration with the rest of the privacy team, develop customer collateral and resources, such as notices, disclosures, and privacy data sheets, to help customers and users assess the privacy impact of using RingCentral services and data transfer risks.
Stay current on policy issues and legal developments relating to privacy and security in the telecommunications and UCaaS sectors.
Collaborate and build relationships with industry peers and attend ongoing industry working groups and training on relevant subject areas.
Law degree from a reputable school
Admission to CA or other state bar
CIPP/US certification required or privacy law certificate from law school
Experience in solving product legal matters, including communicating and collaborating effectively with stakeholders with wide ranges of legal and technical experience and knowledge.
Experience working at a technology company or working with technology clients
Have a minimum of 3 years of relevant product and privacy counseling, and transactional experience (a mix of in-house and law firm experience strongly preferred), with innovative software and technologies, privacy, data security laws, and regulations
What we offer:
RingCentral offers all the work/life benefits you could ever want, (and none of the micromanagement.)
Comprehensive medical, dental, vision, disability, life and pet insurance
401K match and ESPP
Wellness programs including virtual yoga, bootcamp, meditation classes and more
Paid parental leave
Milk Stork parental account
New parent gift box
RingCentral’s Legal team handles issues from policies to contracts to lawsuits across every aspect of our business. The department proactively protects the company from threats, guides internal policy decisions and ensures we are always able to maintain our commitments to our customers. Your expertise in everything from contracts to lawsuits to policy will help protect the company from threats, guide internal policy decisions and drive ideas that change the way the world communicates.
RingCentral’s work culture is the backbone of our success. And don’t just take our word for it: we are recognized as a Best Place to Work by Glassdoor, the Top Work Culture by Comparably and hold local BPTW awards in every major location. Bottom line: We are committed to hiring and retaining great people because we know you power our success. RingCentral offers on-site, remote and hybrid work options optimized for the ways we work and live now.
RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE: RNG) is a leading provider of business cloud communications and contact center solutions based on its powerful Message Video Phone™ (MVP™) global platform. More flexible and cost effective than legacy on-premises PBX and video conferencing systems that it replaces, RingCentral® empowers modern mobile and distributed workforces to communicate, collaborate, and connect via any mode, any device, and any location. RingCentral is headquartered in Belmont, California, and has offices around the world.
RingCentral is an equal opportunity employer that truly values diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.