Senior Counsel, Enterprise Technology and Data

Senior Counsel, Enterprise Technology and Data

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Legal
  • Job Function Legal
  • Employment Type Regular/Permanent
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition WD1159846

What you'll do at

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Senior Counsel, Technology Transactions & Product

Imagine a position that allows you to apply your trusted legal expertise while working alongside the world’s largest retailer.  Imagine an opportunity where your knowledge positions you as a trusted business advisor. At Walmart, our Senior Counsels drive strategy while empowering the organization to make informed decisions that align to enterprise objectives.  If you thrive in a fast-paced environment, enjoy solving problems and working collaboratively toward a solution, you’ll find that being a part of our Digital Citizenship team is a move that brings with it tremendous growth potential and exciting new challenges. The most exciting part? You’ll likely find yourself in a place you never envisioned your law degree would take you.  

Join the Enterprise Technology & Data Team within Digital Citizenship as a Senior Counsel for Enterprise Technology & Data.  In this role, you will draft, negotiate, and review a variety of commercial legal agreements that support Walmart’s technology and product organizations, including software, cloud, professional services, consulting, technology licensing, data center, and data agreements.  You will also provide primary oversight of Walmart’s Data Ventures product portfolio.  In fulfilling your duties, you will partner cross-functionally with key business, engineering, and legal stakeholders throughout the company.

You’ll make an impact by: 

  • Keeping the ethical use of data and responsible use of technology at the forefront of your legal work, with an eye toward promoting fairness, privacy, and cybersecurity.  At Walmart, the customer is #1!

  • Providing legal advice to the company by providing clients with an informed understanding of the client's legal rights, obligations, and risks to allow the client to make informed decisions.

  • Identifying the need for and overseeing outside legal support for business transactions and projects.

  • Leveraging technology to streamline processes, communication, and workflows.

  • Developing business best practices and procedures that will mitigate corporate risk and accelerate the business.

You’ll sweep us off our feet if… 

  • You have experience providing technology transactional support and product counseling to technology and retail businesses.

  • You have experience providing legal support for data products.

  • You have provided legal support for licensing data products.

  • You have expertise in the fields of intellectual property, data privacy, and information security.

  • You have some knowledge of leading technologies such as AI and Machine Learning. 

  • You have substantial, diverse legal experience (ex. combination of in-house, government, leading law firm, etc.).

  • You empower your business partners while working collaboratively to achieve cross-functional goals.

  • You work proactively and leverage preventative measures in the spirit of protecting stakeholders, customers, and employees.

  • You have a proven track record of risk identification, assessment, and mitigation.

  • You have strong communication skills to interact with senior leadership and stakeholders.

Benefits & Perks: 

Beyond competitive pay, you can receive incentive awards for your performance. Other great perks include 401(k) match, stock purchase plan, paid maternity and parental leave, PTO, multiple health plans, and much more. 

Equal Opportunity Employer 

Walmart Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers, and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting, and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas, and opinions – while being inclusive of all people. 

Who We Are

Join Walmart and your work could help over 275 million global customers live better every week. Yes, we are the Fortune #1 company. But you’ll quickly find we’re a company who wants you to feel comfortable bringing your whole self to work. A career at Walmart is where the world’s most complex challenges meet a kinder way of life. Our mission spreads far beyond the walls of our stores. Join us and you'll discover why we are a world leader in diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and community involvement.  From day one, you’ll be empowered and equipped to do the best work of your life.

Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Law degree from an accredited law school and 5 years’ experience in law.
License to practice law in at least one state.

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Leading cross-functional teams

Primary Location...

2914 Se I St, Bentonville, AR 72712-3148, United States of America

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer- By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers, and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting, and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, abilities, ideas and opinions- while being inclusive of all people.

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options, including vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans, life insurance and more
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents
  • Parental Leave
  • Pay during military service
  • Paid Time off - to include vacation, sick, parental
  • Short-term and long-term disability for when you can't work because of injury, illness, or childbirth

Eligibility requirements apply to some benefits and may depend on your job classification and length of employment. Benefits are subject to change and may be subject to specific plan or program terms. For information about benefits and eligibility, see

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