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Legal Counsel

Location:  Dulles
Stellen-ID:  12740

In a fast changing world, it takes pioneering spirit to create trustworthy technology. We enable secure connectivity and payment solutions for billions of people around the globe. At G+D Mobile Security, you will play a key role in realizing the digital transformation.


Reporting to the Director of Legal Services, the Legal Counsel will work as a member of the Legal Department and play a critical role in the drafting, negotiation and closure of company business agreements.  Working with business and technical teams, the Legal Counsel leads, plans, evaluates, reviews, drafts, and negotiates a variety of technology, manufacturing, maintenance, service, and commercial agreements with customers, utilizing independent judgment, knowledge and experience to navigate through challenging issues and mitigate risk. 



  • Generate, review, analyze, interpret, modify & negotiate terms and conditions of various contractual arrangements for both domestic and international business initiated by third parties for protection of the company’s interests, including but not limited to:
    • Product sales and maintenance agreements, license agreements, hosted service agreements, product development agreements, partner alliances and other collaboration agreements, NDAs, MOUs, TAs, purchase agreements, OEM and reseller agreements, SaaS agreements, software escrow agreements, vendor agreements, equipment and software maintenance and service agreements, consulting agreements, and other required and relevant commercial transaction documents, including preparation of amendments to existing contracts.
    • Review, negotiate and approve any changes to G+D contract templates made by third parties.
    • Continuous evaluation and improvement of related business processes and legal templates.
  • Interface with global business teams to understand key IP and commercial requirements and ensure that contractual terms comply with management priorities and company legal and business policies and procedures.
  • Interface and negotiate directly with customer and vendor attorneys, procurement and contracting personnel.
  • Provide general assistance and contracts support to sales and responses to bid opportunities, RFPs and solicitations.  Advise business staff on contractual rights and obligations and serve as a resource for interpretation of terms and conditions.



  • Juris Doctorate Degree with active US State Bar membership
  • 7+ years direct hands-on experience structuring, drafting, reviewing and negotiating a wide variety of technology transactions to achieve business objectives and experience in counseling on IP matters related to sales of software and hosting services, including experience gained in-house and/or at a law firm
  • Experience successfully leading/closing customer facing technology transactions
  • Experience in export control, privacy law and/ or data protection is desired
  • Strong organizational, project management and planning skills and ability to prioritize multiple tasks
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment
  • Detail-oriented and able to manage multiple transactions and projects simultaneously
  • Excellent interpersonal skills working in a highly collaborative, team environment with business partners who may or may not be based locally
  • Excellent communication skills to effectively explain legal and contractual risks



Giesecke+Devrient Mobile Security America, Inc. endeavors to make https://careers.gi-de.com/GieseckeDevrientMS accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact Human Resources at (703)480-2300 or hr-us@gi-de.com. 

Giesecke+Devrient Mobile Security America, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

We are looking forward to receiving your application!

Giesecke+Devrient Mobile Security America, Inc.
45925 Horseshoe Dr, Sterling, VA 20166
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