Qubole, the leading cloud-agnostic, big data-as-a-service provider, is passionate about making data-driven insights easily accessible to anyone. Qubole delivers the industry’s first autonomous data platform. The cloud-based data platform, Qubole Data Service (QDS), removes the burden of maintaining infrastructure of multiple big data processing engines, and enables customers to focus on their data. Qubole customers process nearly an exabyte of data every month. Qubole investors include Charles River, Institutional Venture Partners, Lightspeed, Norwest, Harmony and Singtel Innov8.
What you'll be doing
You will be the first lawyer at Qubole’s office in Bangalore and working closely with and reporting to the head of legal for Qubole in the U.S.
Review, advise and negotiate commercial contracts primarily governed by the laws of the United States
Advise company leadership & cross-functional teams throughout the organization on complex legal issues & risks and guide to successful resolution
Shape and improve our legal processes that enable both legal and business functions to scale effectively
Assist other teams with projects on an as-needed basis, including reviewing and negotiating commercial agreements as bandwidth permits
Required experiences and skills
Degree from top-tier law school and licensed to practice law
6+ years of experience working at an established law firm and/or , in-house
Rock solid foundation working on commercial matters
Working knowledge of employment and compensation matters a definite plus