Facebook Associate General Counsel, Product & Privacy in Menlo Park, California

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to share, and make the world more open and connected. Through our growing family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that helps billions of people around the world connect and share what matters most to them. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to make the world more open and accessible. Connecting the world takes every one of us—and we're just getting started.

Facebook seeks a highly motivated, team player to serve as Associate General Counsel - Product and Privacy. The position will focus on product review and requires application of complex and evolving legal frameworks to new and innovative services. This is a great opportunity to join a growing legal team and to work on novel issues in an exciting, fast-paced environment. This position is based in Menlo Park.

Required Skills:

  1. Review global products, features and initiatives to assess legal risk across multiple jurisdictions

  2. Provide product, engineering, and other business teams with practical counseling across many subject areas, including mobile and platform services, to help ensure compliance with privacy laws and regulations, consumer protection laws, and other legal requirements

  3. Coordinate with public policy, marketing, and communications colleagues on multi-disciplinary issues

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. JD with membership in at least one state bar

  2. 6+ years of relevant legal experience, with in-house and/or privacy experience

  3. Experience working with mobile, application development, social networking, machine learning, or other Internet technologies

  4. Ability to work on many different projects at once

  5. Ability to work in a team with others to get the job done

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience providing nuanced and practical counseling to internet companies with products and services offered to consumers, with international experience

    1. Technology litigation experience

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Facebook is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com or you may call us at 1+650-308-7837.