Senior Product and Privacy Counsel

United States
Position Type
Full Time
Corporate services

Mitek (NASDAQ: MITK) is a global leader in digital identity and digital fraud prevention. Our global platform and advanced identity verification technologies bridge the gap between the physical and digital world, providing our customers with new levels of control over their consumers’ experiences and making digital access faster and more secure than ever. Our solutions are built on the latest advancements in biometric recognition, artificial intelligence, computer vision and machine learning. Learn more at

Mitek is seeking a Senior Counsel to join our Legal team. You will be our counsel providing legal guidance for the planning and execution of our global product development and data privacy compliance efforts. You'll work with stakeholders across the organization, including product development and engineering. You'll also provide legal counsel to management on the impact of current laws including US and international privacy laws and regulatory requirements, in connection with our product and service offerings.

What you'll do

  • Advise on a range of compliance issues, regulations and industry standards with a focus on privacy including biometric privacy laws and regulations, consumer protection, and intellectual property.
  • Advise on the Company’s policies and procedures relating to data collection and usage.
  • Review products, features, and initiatives to provide advice consistent with Company’s legal obligations in multiple jurisdictions.
  • Coordinate advice with cross-functional stakeholders, including Product, Engineering, Marketing, Tax and others.
  • Keep current on relevant industry standards, laws, and regulations.
  • Collaborate with legal team members to improve processes and ensure business demands are satisfied.

What you bring

  • 7+ years of relevant legal experience at a leading law-firm or in-house experience at a technology company.
  • Substantial experience with US and international privacy
  • US Bar admission in good standing (or Registered In-House)
  • Relevant technical degree or high level of comfort with technology

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