Telecommunications Regulatory Counsel / Attorney


Herndon, VA

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 30 days ago

  by    Cynet Sytems

Job Title: Telecommunications Regulatory Counsel / Attorney - Direct Hire / Full Time / Perm

Job Location: Herndon, VA

Job Type: Full Time / Perm / Direct Hire + Benefits

"US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time." 

Job Description:

  • International telecommunications company seeks licensed attorney to join its Legal Regulatory Department to work on international and domestic telecommunications regulatory matters in multiple countries. 
  • Supported companies provide subsea cable capacity, international and domestic voice services, MPLS, Internet transit, VOIP, IOT, MVNE and other cutting-edge services, including mobility products generally and mobile payment services.  

Duties include:

  • regulatory licensing
  • ongoing regulatory compliance, including advising commercial attorneys and product managers on regulatory issues and providing input on regulatory sections of complex commercial agreements
  • assisting in the preparation of complex external regulatory reports
  • interacting and negotiating with government officials, customers, and suppliers

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Law license
  • 5+ years legal experience with a telecommunications company or in telecommunications at a major law firm
  • Basic understanding of trending emerging technologies
  • Significant knowledge of general telecommunications regulatory and corporate law
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Ability to work autonomously and manage multiple matters/projects and persons across a range of relevant jurisdictions and time-zones
  • Engineering background a plus
  • Familiarity with principles of accounting a plus
  • Telecommunications contracting experience a plus