Senior legal counsel (m/f/d)

  • Freisinger Str. 21, 85386 Eching, Germany
  • Full-time
  • Company: DENSO AUTOMOTIVE Deutschland GmbH

Company Description

DENSO is a globally active and leading supplier for components and systems in the automotive industry. Our 700 employees at 6 German locations are the core to facilitate the development of modern, safe and energy-efficient vehicles.  

Job Description

As soon as possible, we are searching for a Senior Legal Counsel (m/f/d) at our location in Eching near Munich.

As a Senior Legal Counsel (m/f/d), you will:

  • act as the lead attorney for our Sales & R&D business units dealing with the new technology of autonomous driving, infotainment, connectivity and other assets which come with the new car;
  • create and check contracts;
  • manage corporate governance and legal disputes;
  • prepare legal opinions and conduct legal research on law and legal regulations;
  • support our compliance activities.


  • Lawyer and / or Master of Law;
  • 3 to 5 years of professional experience;
  • widely academic background and practical automotive experience in R&D, software, data, cloud, etc. in combination with ‘hands on’ mentality;
  • ideally experience in working as inhouse-counsel, having already worked for an international company;
  • ability to use legal terminology fluently (written and verbal) both in German and English;
  • preferably specialist expertise (GDPR) data privacy protection and security to take in DPO function.

Additional Information

  • Monthly gross salary
  • Flextime
  • Daily Allowances for Business Trips
  • Diverse Team
  • Company Doctor
  • Family Friendliness
  • Employee Referral Programme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Free parking
  • Canteen
  • Free Coffee, Tea and Water
  • Possibility to work from home

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