Staff Attorney

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Date: Aug 9, 2019

Location: Irvine, CA, US

Company: Skyworks

 

If you are looking for a challenging and exciting career in the world of technology, then look no further. Skyworks is an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors whose solutions are powering the wireless networking revolution. At Skyworks, you will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on global collaboration, minimal layers of management and the freedom to make meaningful contributions in a setting that encourages creativity and out-of-the-box thinking.  Our work culture values diversity, social responsibility, open communication, mutual trust and respect.  We are excited about the opportunity to work with you and glad you want to be part of a team of talented individuals who together can change the way the world communicates.

Requisition ID: 51029 

Staff Attorney - Irvine, CA

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. is seeking a talented lawyer to join the Skyworks legal team as a Staff Attorney (actual title will be based on experience). This position is based in Irvine, California, and will report to the Vice President and Deputy General Counsel of Skyworks. The successful candidate will be able to work collaboratively as part of a small, fast-paced legal team, effectively managing multiple projects and priorities simultaneously.

Key Responsibilities:

Oversee, and/or provide assistance with, a wide variety of corporate and contractual matters, including, but not limited to the following:

  • Draft, review, and negotiate agreements in support of corporate services, such as information technology, HRIS, cloud application/SaaS agreements, leases and other commercial real estate matters, intercompany agreements and other corporate transactions
  • Draft, review and negotiate commercial contracts in support of Skyworks’ sales organization and business units, such as non-disclosure agreements, rebate agreements and agreements with channel partners
  • Draft, review and negotiate corporate contracts in support of Skyworks’ defense and aerospace business, including managing applicable FAR/DFAR flow-down provisions
  • Prepare and assist with filing corporate documentation, including the formation, consolidation, and dissolution of corporations, partnerships, and limited liability companies in the United States and foreign countries
  • Perform such other tasks as necessary, or as assigned by legal department management
  • Some domestic and international travel may be required (up to 10%)

 Potential Additional Responsibilities:

Based on experience, the Staff Attorney may also be involved in one or more of the following areas:

  • Resolve business disputes and regulatory inquiries, working with outside counsel
  • Implementing and maintaining compliance policies
  • Drafting and delivering training materials and presentations

 Qualifications & Experience

  • Two to five years of related experience
  • At least two years of corporate transactional or commercial contracting experience at a law firm or in-house is preferred
  • In-house experience at a global, public technology company is a plus
  • Specific experience with agreements relating to information technology, confidentiality, real estate leases, intercompany agreements or similar corporate transactions is preferred
  • Specific experience with government contracting and FAR/DFAR compliance is a plus
  • Experience using or administering third-party document management systems is preferred
  • Experience in a global business environment is a plus
  • Highly skilled in standard office software (MS Office, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Fast learner able to grasp new concepts and process information quickly
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Must be able to juggle multiple priorities and tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Collaborative team player, with a high attention to detail
  • Sincere interest in the intersection of business and law

Required Education and Licenses

  • JD from a well-regarded U.S. law school
  • Member of the California State Bar in good standing (or eligible to practice in California as registered in-house counsel)

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Skyworks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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