Job Details

Software Alliances Attorney

Company name

Cognizant

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Teaneck, NJ

Date Last Verified

Feb 12,2018

Posted on

Jan 22,2018
Practice Area
Information Technology >> Information Technology
Contract Law >> Contract Law
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Profile

Software Alliances Attorney Duties: Reviewing, drafting, and negotiating inbound software evaluation, license, support, software/platform/infrastructure-as-a-service, service provider, and cloud services agreements. Reviewing, drafting, and negotiating strategic alliance, OEM, reseller, referral, channel partner, trading partner, teaming and certified partner program agreements. Reviewing, drafting, and negotiating non-disclosure and trade secret protection agreements. IT services agreements, including IT infrastructure and outsourcing projects. Software and hardware reseller agreements. Website and mobile applications development and licensing. Big data analytics. Assisting business sponsors with contractual complaints and disputes. Continuous work-flow process improvement, playbook and forms updating. Identifying and vetting high risk matters with senior legal management. Providing suggested mitigation approaches to management for high risk contract issues. Assist with policy and process initiatives, open source software management, IP litigation support and due diligence for IP acquisitions.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must have a law degree from an accredited law school and 3+ years of experience negotiating complex license and technology transaction agreements. Strong analytical and negotiation skills. Ability to prioritize objectives and manage workload. Capable of drafting and negotiating complex contracts in a fast-paced environment. Excellent oral and written communication skills, including strong writing ability. Sound judgment and a team player attitude. Experience using contract management software and/or automated work flow technology is a plus.

Additional info

Job Number: 00023059231

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Cognizant
500 Frank W.Burr Boulevard
Teaneck, NJ 07666

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