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Product and Privacy Counsel

San Francisco

Product and Privacy Counsel

Full-time | San Francisco | California | United States

THE CHALLENGE

In the last decade, Eventbrite and has grown from a small US company to a complex global business, with operations in over 186 countries and 10 offices worldwide. Accompanying this exciting international growth is any number of complex regulations and laws impacting, among others, commercial business dealings, payment services, ecommerce, and ticketing that challenge our day to day operations.


THE TEAM

The Eventbrite legal team partners with all business units to develop strategies and solutions that satisfy legal requirements and drive business growth.  We provide counsel on matters including commercial contracts, licensing, IP, employment law, privacy, corporate governance and equity plan administration.


THE ROLE

As part of the legal department’s product team, you’ll manage product compliance with local and international regulations and laws, as well as partner with our security team creating policies and procedures protecting company data and intellectual property.

YOU WILL

  • Advise on compliance with local and international laws and regulations dealing with consumer protection, payments, e-commerce, tax, marketing, privacy and security
  • Proactively communicate with product managers to get ahead of legal risk 
  • Periodically assess platform, payment and security operations for regulatory compliance
  • Proactively analyze proposed applicable regulations to update internal stakeholders and understand future compliance risk
  • Partner with Eventbrite Strategy and Finance leadership in creating an approach to effectively monitor, assess and manage risk across the organization
  • Create, draft and implement product, security and privacy compliance policies 
  • Lead or assist with various compliance efforts e.g. PCI, SOX, GDPR, PSD2
  • Advise Eventbrite’s Trust and Safety team on issues related to DMCA takedowns, OFAC, government data requests, garnishments, and overall liability risk for a user generated content platform
  • Advise and educate Eventbrite leadership on implications of certain regulations
  • Forge strong cross-functional relationships with teams throughout the Organization such as Product, Engineering, Security, Finance, Tax and Strategy

THE SKILL SET

  • 3-6+ years of combined legal experience at a global law firm and/or in-house legal department of a technology company
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Experience developing, drafting and implementing compliance or security related policies
  • Creative and practical legal counselor who can communicate information accurately and completely, while being concise and digestible for non-lawyers
  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills necessary to analyze regulatory requirements, product limitations, and the effectiveness of proposed resolutions
  • Collaborative team player with an ability to work independently and exercise sound judgment
  • Ability to offer both practical and theoretical advice demonstrating knowledge of the product and good business instincts
  • Ability to prioritize and multitask; flexibility and adaptability in the workplace
  • Demonstrated passion for the work and excitement to jump in

BONUS POINTS

  • PCI, SOX 404, IT General Controls, IT Applications Controls, SLDC, ISO 20071, SOC1 and SOC2 compliance and audits
  • Open Source licenses and contribution
  • Patent program creation
  • Active Eventbrite user that enjoys live events


ABOUT EVENTBRITE

Eventbrite is the world’s leading event technology platform, powering more than two million live experiences each year. We build technology that allows anyone to create, share, find and attend events of all kinds. Music festivals, marathons, conferences, hackathons, political rallies, fundraisers, gaming competitions— you name it, we power it. Meet some of the team.  


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Keep in Touch

Interested in joining our team, but waiting for the right time or the right role? Let's keep in touch! We’re a quickly growing team that's always looking for awesome talent like you. 

We host regular meetups, happy hours, game nights, and more that are open to our community. Tell us a bit about yourself and we'll get you on the list for our next shindig, keep you up to date with what we're up to, and make sure you're the first to know about new opportunities.

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