Senior Legal Counsel, Security & Resiliency

Round Rock, TX
Full Time
Job #: R70507 Exp.: 8+ Years
We are looking for a Senior Legal Counsel to join our team and play a key role in supporting the global Security and Resiliency Organization (SRO). The SRO is growing and evolving at an incredible pace and requires expert counsel to help navigate the constantly changing landscape of regulatory, litigation, brand, operational, and other risks.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Provide legal advice and counsel to SRO management and team members related to creating, reviewing, and revising policies, procedures, protocols and reporting requirements related to product security, cybersecurity, physical security, supply chain security, and enterprise resiliency (crisis management, business continuity, and disaster recovery).
  • Manage the review of customer information security schedules and provide guidance for contract negotiations.
  • Contribute to the ongoing creation and update of legal templates and playbooks associated with security.
  • Provide legal awareness and compliance training to legal colleagues and business clients.
  • Perform legal research on emerging issues confronting the security organization.
  • Collaborate with global subject matter experts to assist with research and compliance efforts to ensure effective compliance programs.
  • Contribute with a positive attitude within the SRO Legal team and the Dell Legal department. Participation is encouraged in department initiatives, events and community-based goals.

Essential Requirements
  • JD and admission to practice law in the United States
  • 8+ years relevant experience
  • Strong investigative, analytical, written and oral communication skills
  • Strong sense of ownership and accountability, ability to make decisions efficiently and quickly

Preferred Skills
  • Extensive experience with counseling clients on cybersecurity and IT compliance and risk management
  • Understanding of cybersecurity regulations (e.g. GLBA, HIPAA, NYDFS, GDPR, CCPA, et al) and cybersecurity frameworks / standards to include ISO27011 and NIST CSF
  • Familiarity with emerging global cybersecurity and data privacy laws and regulatory frameworks and associated compliance regimes
  • Experience with supporting cybersecurity breach litigation
  • Experience negotiating security controls and requirements
  • Understands IT and Security technical concepts and methodologies and has ability to communicate and discuss technical concepts
  • Legal project management experience is helpful

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