Job Details

Corporate Counsel, Digital Technology Transactions

Company name

Cognizant

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Nov 29, 2020

Valid Through

Mar 14, 2021

Posted on

Sep 18, 2020

Years of Experience

4-8 yrs required

Location

Austin, TX, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Technology Transactions >> Technology Transactions
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Corporate Counsel, Digital Technology Transactions
Duties: Partnering with business executives to articulate digital strategy and commercial requirements. Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating vendor and client contracts. Reviewing, analyzing, and opining on risk associated with existing contracts of recently-acquired entities. Advising business teams on contracting policies and processes. Working as part of a cross-functional team deliver digital technologies to clients across the globe. Analyzing and assessing business processes, spotting issues, flagging risk, and proposing solutions. Adding Value. Excelling with autonomy. Owning work. Maintaining fast-pace cadence. Work directly with business account team members, client partners, and a broad variety of internal stakeholders to ensure recently acquired entities are successfully integrated into commercial contracting function.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate will have 4-8 years combined experience in a top law firm or in-house legal department specializing in technology transactions, artificial intelligence, digital engineering, and/or digital systems. Must have deep experience contracting with clients and vendors (including software, hardware, SaaS, and platform service vendors) on broad variety of inbound and outbound technology and commercial transactions, including professional services, resell, licensing, teaming, and alliance deals. Will also have experience with technology M&A transactions and possess the ability to work quickly in a fast-paced and global environment to draft, negotiate, and manage complex contracts with autonomy and independence. Should possess excellent communication and organizational skills and should have prior experiencing managing demanding timelines from multiple business stakeholders.

Additional info

Job ID: 00038820661

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Cognizant
211 Quality Circle
College Station, TX 77845

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