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Publish Date:  Nov 16, 2022

Remote Home Office - NA, HW, US, 99999

Company:  Atos

The future is our choice

At Atos, as the global leader in secure and decarbonized digital, our purpose is to help design the future of the information space. Together we bring the diversity of our people’s skills and backgrounds to make the right choices with our clients, for our company and for our own futures.

We are currently looking for:  LEGAL ADVISOR

About Atos

Atos is a global leader in digital transformation with 107,000 employees and annual revenue of over € 11 billion. European number one in cybersecurity, cloud and high performance computing, the Group provides tailored end-to-end solutions for all industries in 71 countries. A pioneer in decarbonization services and products, Atos is committed to a secure and decarbonized digital for its clients. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), listed on Euronext Paris and included in the CAC 40 ESG and Next 20 Paris Stock indexes.


The purpose of Atos is to help design the future of the information space. Its expertise and services support the development of knowledge, education, and research in a multicultural approach and contribute to the development of scientific and technological excellence. Across the world, the Group enables its customers and employees, and members of societies at large to live, work and develop sustainably, in a safe and secure information space.



Job Description:

  • The Senior Legal Counsel will contribute to the delivery of the business, by working with the management at a senior level through active engagement in legal matters.


Your life at Atos:

  • Take a primary role in contract structuring, drafting and negotiation of complex IT outsourcing agreements, teaming agreements, software licenses etc;
  • Take a primary role in managing North American corporate governance and litigation including document review, strategy and managing outside counsel and expenses
  • To contribute pro-actively to ensure that the activities of Atos comply with applicable laws and to ensure that company business strategies, policies and programs are applied.
  • Assist in managing third party claims.
  • Act as an active team member and independent legal adviser in pushing projects forward and resolving difficulties. 
  • Act in cooperation with the Atos Group Legal and Compliance Department and other special teams and central functions of the Atos Group.


Minimum requirements: 

  • J.D. degree from a top tier law school 
  • Excellent working knowledge of contract law and litigation 
  • 7-10 years’ work experience gained as in-house counsel in a Fortune 100 IT Company or in a global or national law firm.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Solid experience of the IT and BPO businesses and strong ability to work in a multicultural and international environment.
  • Excellent legal drafting and communication skills;
  • Strong leadership, commercial acumen, flexibility and problem-solving skills. 


Here at Atos, we want all of our employees to feel valued, appreciated, and free to be who they are at work. Our employee lifecycle processes are designed to prevent discrimination against our people regardless of gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, age, neurodiversity, disability status, citizenship, or any other aspect which makes them unique. Across the globe, we have created a variety of programs to embed our Atos culture of inclusivity, and work hard to ensure that all of our employees have an equal opportunity to contribute and feel that they are exactly where they belong.

Here at Atos, diversity and inclusion are embedded in our DNA. Read more about our commitment to a fair work environment for all.

Atos is a recognized leader in its industry across Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) criteria. Find out  more on our CSR commitment.

Choose your future. Choose Atos.