Sony PlayStation is hiring a

Paralegal

San Mateo, United States

Do you love video games, entertainment, and legal technical challenges? Interested in cutting-edge legal challenges? If so, we’d love to hear from you. We are seeking a Paralegal with an emphasis on Transactional Law to join the Sony PlayStation in-house legal team. 

The Sony PlayStation Legal and Business Affairs group's mission is to provide professional legal and business advice in a manner that facilitates, supports and promotes the objectives, goals, and business of Sony Interactive Entertainment LLC, and that reflects the ethics and standards of the Company. The Transactional Law group works on a wide variety of agreements that have a company wide impact.

Responsibilities: 

  • Review, draft, and negotiate various types of agreements under the supervision of attorneys.  Including; consulting agreements, facility and vendor agreements, nondisclosure agreements, talent contracts, software licensing, and event contracts.
  • Manage and update contracts database, previous contracts database system preferred (i.e. Conga, Apttus)
  • Monitor contracts from beginning to end, ensuring approvals and information are relayed in a timely fashion
  • Collaborate and develop relationships with internal business teams and third parties to gather and synthesize information for agreements.
  • Manage special project work as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree from a 4-year university or equivalent.
  • Paralegal Certificate or equivalent training required
  • 5 - 7 years of relevant paralegal experience, preferably in technology environment.
  • Desire and ability to work in fast-paced, challenging environment, to tight timelines.
  • Team player, with strong communication, organizational, and drafting skills.
  • Detail-oriented and able to accommodate deadlines while working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent multi-faceted communication skills; email, spoken and written. Must be able to communicate with many different audiences.

PlayStation isn’t just the Best Place to Play —it’s also the Best Place to Work. We’ve thrilled gamers since 1994, when we launched the original PlayStation. Today, we’re recognized as a global leader in interactive and digital entertainment. The PlayStation brand falls under Sony Interactive Entertainment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation.

Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, covered veteran status, status in the U.S. uniformed services, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, genetic information or membership in any other legally protected category. 

We strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees and embrace diversity. We encourage everyone to respond. 

We sincerely appreciate the time and effort you spent in contacting us and we thank you for your interest in PlayStation.

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