Managing Corporate Counsel – Network & Government Programs Compliance

$199,300 - $269,600 yearly
  • T-Mobile
  • Multiple Locations
  • May 05, 2023
Full time Legal Telecommunications

Job Description

Be unstoppable with us!
T-Mobile is synonymous with innovation–and you could be part of the team that disrupted an entire industry! We reinvented customer service, brought real 5G to the nation, and now we’re shaping the future of technology in wireless and beyond. Our work is as exciting as it is rewarding, so consider the career opportunity below as your invitation to grow with us, make big things happen with us, above all, #BEYOU with us. Together, we won’t stop!

At T-Mobile, we strongly encourage everyone, including people of color, veterans, military spouses, individuals with disabilities, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and non-binary people, and parents to apply. We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome everyone to our team. If you are an individual with a disability and need reasonable accommodation at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know by emailing or calling 1-844-873-9500. Please note, this contact channel is not a means to apply for or inquire about a position and we are unable to respond to non-accommodation related requests.

T-Mobile has consistently been recognized as a Best Place to Work thanks to our crew of diverse, multi-talented self-starters who are ready to go go go… And T-Mobile is recognized as a best place to work for LGBTQ employees by the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index five years in a row. A designated Military Friendly Employer by Military Friendly for eleven years running. And with a 100% score on the Disability Equality Index, our diversity across gender, race and ideas drives us forward.

This is an exciting opportunity to lead a team of legal professionals responsible for guiding T-Mobile’s compliance with laws and regulations governing participation in government programs and obligations around network experience (e.g., net neutrality).

What you’ll do in your role.

  • Lead T-Mobile’s compliance programs in the areas of government programs and network experience. 
  • Serve as lead attorney and trusted advisor to the enterprise in these complex specialty areas.
  • Manage and guide a small team of legal compliance professionals.
  • Engage and manage outside counsel relationships.
  • Advise enterprise stakeholders in assessing short-term tradeoffs in the context of broader strategic imperatives.
  • Elevate key issues to executives via succinct and compelling oral and written communications.
  • Drive departmental initiatives.

The experience you’ll bring.

  • 10+ years’ experience practicing as an attorney in house, with the government, or at a top law firm
  • 2+ years’ experience supervising others
  • Current bar membership (in good standing) in at least one U.S. state
  • JD from an accredited university with outstanding academic credentials
  • Experience with government programs preferred
  • Strong aptitude and enthusiasm for learning network technology required
  • Demonstrated ability to advise on highly complex, high-impact matters and navigate ambiguity
  • Demonstrated ability to establish self as subject matter expert in specialty field(s)
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Keen, pragmatic business sense and good judgment
  • Ability to operate independently and effectively in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment