Handle a full range of legal matters that arise in a leading edge technology company, serving as key legal advisor to the executive staff and management team. Expand internal legal involvement and oversight of legal processes, policies and governance. Manage a team responsible for contracts, government affairs, patents and IP protection, export and trade compliance.
You will be responsible for managing the legal department for nLIGHT’s expanding businesses in Vancouver, Washington and Hillsboro, Oregon. You need to be a hands-on professional with strong business support and communications skills. We are seeking a self-starter with very high personal and professional values, strong work ethic and positive attitude. This position reports to the VP, Finance.
nLIGHT is subject to US Export Control regulations. To qualify for this position, a Foreign Person (that is, not a US Citizen or legal Permanent Resident) must be eligible for a deemed export license under the US Department of Commerce and/or the US Department of State.
Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or age. For more information about our commitment to equal employment opportunity, please see these government posters: “EEO is the Law” and its accompanying temporary supplement. If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation in the application or hiring process, please contact Human Resources at (360) 566-4460 or Hr@nlight.net.
nLIGHT is a rapidly growing vertically integrated supplier of high-performance lasers that enable innovation in materials processing, microelectronics and defense applications. nLIGHT develops and manufactures fiber lasers based on industry-leading semiconductor laser and optical fiber technology. nLIGHT is headquartered in Vancouver, Washington with additional sites in North America, Asia and Europe. nLIGHT lasers are not only changing the way things are made, but what can be made.
nLIGHT does not and will not offer for sale any products within the geographical area served by The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas or to its residents.