Senior Product Counsel, Revenue

Apr 02, 2022
San Francisco, United States
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work

Discord is looking for an exceptional product counsel to join our growing legal department. This is a high-impact role at one of the most interesting companies on the planet!

As product counsel, you will help shape our approach to product compliance, advising the business as we launch new features and expand our user base across the world. This role will support our revenue and billing platform product teams, so you should be comfortable advising on a wide range of issues involving payments, e-commerce rules, consumer protection laws, and more. Reporting to our Director, Product & Privacy Law, you'll join a small but growing Legal team, and you will have a significant impact on how we grow.

If this sounds like a fun challenge, please read on...

What you'll be doing

  • Partner closely with our Engineering and Product teams to help them find and address legal risks throughout the product development lifecycle
  • Provide, relevant advice to minimize legal risks while advancing business goals and objectives
  • Collaborate and bring cross-functional projects to resolution with a wide range of partners, including product managers, engineers, designers, Policy, and Trust & Safety, and help lead large projects that involve payments and e-commerce issues
  • Act as one of our experts on payments and e-commerce regulations

What you should have

  • JD from an accredited law school
  • Admission to the California Bar or eligible to register as in-house counsel with the California Bar
  • 8+ years of experience in payments and/or e-commerce product counseling at a firm or in-house
  • An overall understanding of the payments ecosystem, the main roles and players within it, and how payments technology works
  • Ability to internalize the business's priorities, think creatively, and translate legal requirements into actionable (and flexible) advice
  • Ability to organize, prioritize, and manage projects effectively
  • Commitment to diversity, inclusion, and belonging

Bonus Points

  • In-house legal department experience with a consumer-oriented company
  • Experience advising on other issues affecting technology companies, including global privacy regimes, platform liability, telecommunications laws, and content moderation laws
  • Experience with foreign legal systems
  • Into memes, dad jokes, and other fun shenanigans

About Us

Gamers, nerds, moms, dads, engineers, designers, marketers, support. We created Discord to help people come together around games. It's been amazing to watch it grow into what it is today - a place where millions of diverse communities exist and people connect with old friends and new. Diversity and inclusiveness are a critical part of how we get to what's next. We believe that with diversity comes a better product, better decisions, and a better work environment. As we continue to grow, our values keep us dedicated to building a company that is representative of the world we live and play in.

Discord is an equal opportunity employer committed to promoting an inclusive work environment free of discrimination and harassment. We value diversity, inclusion, and aim to provide a sense of belonging for everyone.

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New York City residents only: Minimum salary of $179,000 + equity and benefits
*Note: Disclosure as required by NYC Pay Transparency Law

Colorado residents only: Minimum salary of $161,100 + equity and benefits
*Note: Disclosure as required by sb19-085(8-5-20)

Benefits and Perks

  • Comprehensive medical insurance including Health, Dental and Vision (plus up to $20,000 for gender affirmation procedures)
  • Mental health resources and quarterly wellness stipends
  • 16+ paid holidays, 4 weeks of PTO + use-what-you-need sick days 
  • Paid parental leave (plus fertility, adoption and other family planning benefits)
  • Generous stipends for headphones, your remote work setup, and lunch on a daily basis (while we’re all remote) 
  • Flexible long-term work options (remote and hybrid)
  • Volunteer time off
  • A diverse slate of Employee Resource Groups 
  • Plus commuter contributions and other perks for office-based employees

About Us

Discord is a voice, video and text app that helps friends and communities come together to hang out and explore their interests — from artists and activists, to study groups, sneakerheads, plant parents, and more. With 150 million monthly users across 19 million active communities, called servers, Discord has grown to become one of the most popular communications services in the world. Discord was built without selling ads or user data and instead, offers a premium subscription called Nitro that gives users special perks like higher quality streams and fun customizations.

We’re working toward an inclusive world where no one feels like an outsider, where genuine human connection is a click, text chat, or voice call away. A place where everyone can find belonging. Challenging? Heck yes. Rewarding? Double heck yes. It’s a mission that gives us the chance to positively impact millions of people all over the world. So if this strikes a chord with you, come build belonging with us!

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