Collective Health is hiring a

Product Counsel

San Francisco, United States

Collective Health is the ideal place to work for an attorney who wants to have an impact at a fast-growing company with a mission to fundamentally improve healthcare in this country.  At Collective Health, our legal team is deeply involved in all aspects of the company.  The legal team contributes trusted advice and guidance to all teams while helping to design our product and enhance our operations.  We are looking for a smart, creative, energetic, and detail-oriented attorney to join Collective Health’s legal team. In this role, you’ll work with talented people throughout the company and serve as a key advisor to the product and operations teams, advising on a diverse set of matters that straddle healthcare and privacy laws.  As a member of Collective Health’s legal team, you’ll have the opportunity to help address some of the company’s trickiest legal challenges as we scale into a world-class healthcare technology company.  

In this role you will:

  • Counsel the product and operations team on a range of issues including ERISA, PPACA and HIPAA compliance, privacy requirements, and IRS regulations.

  • Help develop efficient and compliant policies and procedures with the operations team.

  • Help build scalable and effective processes and launch new products.  

  • Draft, review and update legal documents and communications (internal and external) for product and service offerings.

  • Stay up-to-date and keep the legal team advised on relevant healthcare and privacy laws.

  • Serve as a proactive business partner to senior managers and build a trusted advisor relationship.  

If many or most of the following apply to you, we'd love to talk:

  • A J.D., with license to practice in California

  • 4+ years of legal practice at a law firm, government agency, and/or fast-growing technology company

  • Experience and/or expertise in any of the following will be a distinguishing factor: ERISA, PPACA, HIPAA, IRS regulations and/or state and federal privacy law

  • Exceptional communication skills with a knack for explaining complicated legal concepts in plain English

  • Demonstrated excellent judgment, including the ability to make difficult calls and weigh all factors of a decision keeping the big picture in mind while sweating the tiniest details

  • Demonstrated talent for building trust within organizations and bringing different points of view to the table to find the best solution

  • Ability to effectively manage projects and expectations 

If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you!  Please submit a resume below, along with a statement about why you’re interested in working at Collective Health in this role.

Collective Health is a technology company working to create the healthcare experience we all deserve. Founded in 2013, our team of engineers, designers, product managers, and actuaries are redefining the $1 trillion-dollar market of employer-sponsored health benefits with data-driven and people-focused products. Our complete health benefits solution helps great companies like Activision Blizzard, Zendesk, and Palantir take care of their people by harnessing the power of design and technology. Based in San Francisco, CA, we’re backed by some of the best investors in Silicon Valley including Google Ventures, Founders Fund, NEA, and Redpoint Ventures. For more information, visit us at

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


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