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Senior Counsel: Outsourcing Attorney

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Date: Feb 19, 2019

Location: Plano, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 39987 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Senior Counsel: Outsourcing Attorney to join our team in Plano, Texas (US-TX), United States (US).



Outsourcing Attorney/Experienced Contract Negotiator

This role will support the Healthcare and Life Sciences strategic business unit of NTT DATA Services. This role will negotiate and manage a range of customer-facing outsourcing contracts, ranging from staff augmentation to complex, multi-year, multi-tower managed services transactions. 

The ideal candidate will have: 

At least 8 years of experience as an outsourcing attorney or contract negotiator
In-depth knowledge as to market terms for customer-facing outsourcing services agreements
The ability to successfully interact with senior business executives
Preferably, knowledge of the US healthcare and life sciences market, and healthcare specific issues such as HIPAA


Specific responsibilities include:

Reviewing, drafting and negotiating contracts in support of IT services sales and delivery organizations

Reviewing and preparing responses to requests for proposal, requests for information and similar competitive bid documents

Reviewing and advising on documents prepared by customers and other business partners and their counsel, including  service agreements, statements of work, service level agreements, and pricing schedules

Identifying, analyzing and advising clients on various contractual provisions and issues in outsourcing transactions, including the scope of the services to be provided, service level agreements, service level credit structures, benchmarking, termination provisions, and intellectual property rights

Providing customer specific assessments of risk

Assisting in developing resolutions to business disputes with customers

Enforcing compliance with corporate policies


Location: Preferably office-based in Plano, TX, but we are willing to consider remote working for exceptional candidates.


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




Nearest Major Market: Plano
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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