Privacy Counsel at RingCentral
Want to change the way work…works? This is your moment.
RingCentral Glip integrates messaging with video to make conversation, collaboration and connection more meaningful than ever, no matter where or how people want to work.
When you join RingCentral Legal, you’ll bring your expertise to everything from policy to contracts to lawsuits. You’ll help protect the company from threats, guide internal policy decisions and drive ideas that change the way the world communicates. All in a strong, supportive culture designed to help you succeed.
We’re as proud of our working environment as we are of our market success. You’ll find all the training, opportunity and resources you could ever want here - with all the work/life benefits you expect, and none of the micromanagement. RingCentral regularly brings home Best Place To Work awards from locations all over the world, and outstanding company ratings on Glassdoor and Comparably!
RingCentral surrounds you with world-class technology and talent, in a people-first environment built from the ground up to help you do the best work of your career. We’re not just changing the nature of communication and teamwork. We’re winning, together.
We are looking for candidates with an entrepreneurial spark! This is an opportunity to join a dynamic legal department at a fast-paced growing company. At RingCentral we work with all teams across the company to incorporate privacy in everything we do, by providing legal advice, guidance, education, policies, and tools, to facilitate adoption of our products and to make RingCentral a trusted brand for privacy.
We are seeking a self-starter with a passion for privacy, who enjoys working collaboratively as well as driving projects independently.
This Privacy Counsel position will report to the Chief Privacy Officer based in California.
Support the global expansion of RingCentral by monitoring, interpreting, and applying relevant US and international laws and regulations, especially those related to cybersecurity, privacy, data governance and other relevant areas, as they may apply to the RingCentral’s business.
Provide legal advice and direction to all stakeholders across the company on matters regarding privacy and data protection.
Develop customer facing collateral on privacy topics, to foster understanding and trust in RingCentral’s privacy practices.
Work with commercial attorneys to facilitate negotiation of privacy and security terms with customers and with suppliers, by providing training, templates, playbooks, contract reviews, and support in contract negotiations.
Partner with product counsel to help identify and address privacy impact of product features and to implement privacy by design.
Create and provide training and written guidance to legal team members, clients and cross-functional stakeholders on current and emerging privacy issues.
Provide data incident response legal support.
Partner with the Information Security, Information Technology, and Product teams to implement privacy by design, to adopt best practices for management and protection of personal information, and to develop appropriate policies and standards.
Develop and deliver training and communications on privacy topics.
Manage outside counsel on privacy matters.
Handle special projects as requested.
5-7+ years of relevant privacy experience in the technology or a regulated industry sector.
Qualified to practice in at least one U.S. state, preferably California, with law degree from a reputable law school.
Working knowledge of national and international privacy laws, including HIPAA as it applies to Business Associates.
Pragmatic approach and can-do attitude, excellent interpersonal skills, business judgment, strategic thinking, superior work ethic, flexibility, and ability to work independently.
Superior language, written and verbal communication skills.
Team-work and ability to work efficiently with cross-functional teams and manage numerous projects simultaneously under time pressure.
Experience in high technology or telecommunication companies preferred.
What we offer:
RingCentral offers all the work/life benefits you could ever want, (and none of the micromanagement.)
Comprehensive medical, dental, vision, disability, life and pet insurance
401K match and ESPP
Wellness programs including virtual yoga, bootcamp, meditation classes and more
Paid parental leave
Milkstork parental account
New parent gift box
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RingCentral is the worldwide leader in cloud-based communications. Our software communications platform delivers phone, group chat, mobile communications, video calls, videoconference, contact center and AI-driven digital engagement. It’s a powerful, global presence that allows businesses to communicate anywhere, anytime with anyone.
RingCentral is headquartered in Belmont, California and has offices around the world.
RingCentral is an equal opportunity employer that truly values diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.