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Corporate Counsel

Collegeville, Pennsylvania 19426
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    Corporate Counsel

FIS employs a team of highly skilled attorneys and contract managers, working collaboratively and collegially, to provide top-quality legal services to FIS’ internal stakeholders and high-profile institutional clients. The FIS legal department is a diverse, yet cohesive group of professionals focused on the cooperative and efficient leveraging of its worldwide resources to best address the sophisticated issues and opportunities facing a leading provider in one of the most rapidly growing sectors in the tech industry.


What you will be doing:

  • Reviewing, drafting and negotiating, software license agreements, ASP agreements, managed service agreements, professional services agreements, joint marketing agreements, distribution agreements, revenue sharing agreements, nondisclosure agreements and other agreements with clients of FIS and its affiliates.
  • Identifying and escalating relevant legal and business issues that arise during the contract preparation and negotiation process.
  • Directly interacting on a regular basis with senior operations, finance and sales executives of the firm’s various business units.
  • Providing general and specialized support to assigned business units, including assistance in the preparation of product templates, master agreements, Statements of Work, responses to Requests for Proposals and responses to legal and regulatory inquiries affecting the firm and its clients.
  • Assisting in special projects, such as negotiation of vendor agreements and acquisition due diligence.
  • Performing other types of legal services as may be assigned to support the operation of FIS’ businesses.

What we offer you:

  • A multifaceted job with a high degree of responsibility and a broad spectrum of opportunities
  • A modern, international work environment and a dedicated and motivated team
  • A competitive salary and benefits
  • The opportunity to work with a dedicated, close-knit group of talented attorneys in the emerging and evolving space of technology and financial services.
  • A work environment built on collaboration, flexibility and respect.


What you should bring:

  • Juris Doctor from an ABA accredited law school.
  • Currently licensed to practice law in the U.S.
  • Prior experience in software, technology or financial services is desirable.
  • Team player mentality with strong drafting and negotiation skills.
  • Excellent business judgment, as well as the ability to prioritize workflow and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • The ability to work both independently and cross-functionally are essential.
  • The ideal candidate will have a strong legal background that includes some combination of transactional, litigation and commercial negotiation experience in a law firm or as part of a prior in-house experience.
  • Target candidates must be enthusiastic, diligent and demonstrate sound judgment in face of challenging and sometimes competing demands.


Posted: 2020-02-04 Expires: 2020-03-05

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