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Houston, TX 05/01/2019
Contract Position: Legal Analyst

Contract Duration: 06/06/2016 to 12/05/2016

Work Location: HoustonTX 77002-7327

Rate $50 per hour
***This position will be halted on 5/23/16 at 9:00 PST
Team is seeking a Legal Analyst due to a backfill. This resource will be assigned to multiple technology departments (some large). There will be a Contract Analyst within Procurement that funnels all the requests to this new resource.

TOP Skill Sets:
•At least 3-5 years of experience in drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, including a thorough understanding of standard contract provisions.
•Drafting and negotiating contracts. Deep understanding of contract provisions, excellent communication skills, understand what the other side is telling you on the provisions. 
•Teamwork element 

Nice to Have:
•At least 2-4 years of experience in drafting and negotiating technical development and intellectual property-related contracts, ex- research agreements, joint development agreements, licenses, etc. Experience in drafting and negotiating information technology (software) contracts is also desirable. 

•A successful legal analyst proactively assists clients in technology development companies and business units to establish contracts that support their business objectives, with particular focus on securing appropriate rights and protections for intellectual property. 
•The position is responsible for preparing, reviewing and negotiating contracts based on discussions with legal counsel, clients, and corporate business partners.

•Would work with no more than 2 attorneys on a daily basis. Overall will primarily be working with the Procurement Group, Contract Requestor and Attorney. Team is primarily in Houston and San Ramon.

Interview Process:
Phone and then Panel Interview (1 hr)