Amazon Corporate LLC Senior Corporate Counsel, Public Sector in Seattle, Washington
Amazon's Legal Department is looking for a talented public sector lawyer to support a new business initiative. This lawyer will support a public sector product and sales team on defining and building the products, responding to requests for proposals, and negotiating agreements with US and foreign public sector customers. They will also develop and support internal policies and compliance training programs. In this role, they will work directly with the business, providing day-to-day advice for senior executives and other business team members on strategic product and government contracting issues, resolving queries that arise in existing relationships, and handling pre-litigation legal disputes and inquiries. The successful candidate will be proactive, entrepreneurial, enjoy being challenged, have strong written and oral communication skills, and demonstrate sound, pragmatic judgment in ambiguous situations.*Role can sit in Seattle or DC*Basic Qualifications- J.D. degree from an accredited law school and active membership in one state bar- 10+ years of experience, including at least 5 years public sector experienceAmazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.