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Litigation - General Attorney in New York City, NY

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Company name

Roku, Inc.

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 10 yrs required


USA New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Apr 20,2018

Posted on

Mar 17,2018

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Director, Legal and Business Affairs, Ad Tech (Product Counsel and Compliance) The candidate will provide guidance on a wide range of legal issues, including consumer protection, privacy and data protection laws and regulations, to ensure that follows applicable U.S. and international legal and regulatory requirements, as well as industry best practices, through the application of privacy-by-design principles. Collaborate cross-functionally with a wide variety of business units, including engineering, business development and sales and marketing in connection with product development and commercialization programs. Work closely with other members of the legal team to address the company’s broader data collection, use and transfer practices, including drafting, implementing and updating guidelines, creating standard language for agreements, reviewing user and data flows, and creating platform and database controls, implicating data usage and privacy considerations. Keep up to date on the latest developments in the laws, regulations, self-regulatory principles and industry trends applicable to digital media and technology, Big Data, IOT and smart devices, including the industry standards set forth by the DAA, NAI and IAB and CAN-SPAM, COPPA, TCPA, VPPA, unfair and deceptive trade practices, and other consumer protection, privacy and data protection laws and regulations.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Bachelor’s degree and a Juris Doctorate degree from a U.S. accredited law school. Must be licensed to practice law in the State of California or New York. Strong preference for academic degree in a STEM discipline, particularly in software or computer engineering. Should have 10 years of legal experience, with a significant portion of it working in product counseling, digital media platforms and ad tech. Relevant experience in a top law firm, government agency and/or in-house legal team, preferably working with technology companies on privacy, data protection and the legal and regulatory aspects of product development in the technology space is needed. Must have familiarity with both B2B and B2C aspects of the digital advertising ecosystem, including the legal issues related to the use of beacons, cookies and cookie alternatives, device fingerprinting, geolocation functionality, tracking and targeting across devices, programmatic technologies or database management and controls. Must have a good, general understanding of Internet technology and cloud computing technology, strong product counseling skills, prior experience implementing privacy-by-design principles, keen analytical abilities and excellent judgment, a pragmatic approach to problem solving, and the ability to make smart decisions in the face of ambiguity and imperfect information. This is an amazing opportunity to play a key role in supporting the company’s rapid growth.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Roku, Inc.
150 Winchester Circle
Los Gatos, CA 95032