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Regulatory Affairs Associate (Remote)



Arlington, VA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, October 31, 2023

About Telnyx

Telnyx is an industry leader that's not just imagining the future of global connectivity—we're building it. From architecting and amplifying the reach of a private, global, multi-cloud IP network, to bringing hyperlocal edge technology right to your fingertips through intuitive APIs, we're shaping a new era of seamless interconnection between people, devices, and applications.

We're driven by a desire to transform and modernize what's antiquated, automate the manual, and solve real-world problems through innovative connectivity solutions. As a testament to our success, we're proud to stand as a financially stable and profitable company. Our robust profitability allows us not only to invest in pioneering technologies but also to foster an environment of continuous learning and growth for our team.

Our collective vision is a world where borderless connectivity fuels limitless innovation. By joining us, you can be part of laying the foundations for this interconnected future. We're currently seeking passionate individuals who are excited about the opportunity to contribute to an industry-shaping company while growing their own skills and careers.

As a senior leader in our telecommunications and technology industry, you play a pivotal role in shaping our policy positions. Working closely with our executive and legal teams, you will drive the formulation of strategic policy decisions. Moreover, you will oversee the execution of North American regulatory compliance measures. Your collaboration with Telnyx's engineering divisions will be instrumental in implementing cutting-edge technologies while ensuring adherence to diverse regulatory commissions' standards.

In This Role You Will:

  • Monitor emerging and long term needs in the area of licensing, compliance, and enforcement and contribute to the development of proposals (including policy, and regulatory initiatives)
  • Building and maintaining mutually beneficial relationships with key stakeholders such as government officials, operators, Regional and International Agencies, and international development partners.

  • Provide analysis and appropriate updates on sector related issues, research and developments to the group; producing major reports where appropriate

  • Attend and contribute to various industry meetings to represent Telnyx and VoIP interests and advocate for the adoption of next-generation technology in the telecommunications network

  • Contribute to the surveillance and development of robust measures to combat fraudulent activities and spam, ensuring their prevention from either originating from or terminating to the Telnyx network.

You May Be A Fit For This Role If You Have:

  • Experience navigating complex regulatory landscapes within the telecommunications industry, coupled with a strong grasp of AI-driven technologies.

  • Proven track record in crafting and executing effective strategies to ensure compliance with evolving international telecommunications regulations and standards.

  • A solid understanding of the interplay between emerging AI technologies and telecom regulations, with a demonstrated ability to drive innovation while adhering to compliance protocols.

  • Demonstrated success in collaborating with cross-functional teams to implement and maintain regulatory policies that foster a secure and trustworthy VoIP network.

  • A strong background in leading initiatives that mitigate potential risks and threats, ensuring the integrity and security of a VoIP company's network amidst rapidly changing regulatory environments.


Bring Your Authentic Self to Telnyx

Telnyx is committed to building a team full of diverse perspectives, various backgrounds and different minds. We believe diversity drives innovation. We are committed to building a culture where difference is valued and creating avenues of equity for underserved groups. While we are still a work in progress, we are actively seeking folks who are passionate about building a place of belonging for everyone.

We're looking for people with passion, grit, and integrity. We believe in transparency, proactivity, and mutual respect. We provide the high-grade tools that help you do your best work, and keep up the collaborative habits that help everyone stay in the loop. No matter where you're based or which team you’re on, you’re plugged in, supported, and helping to shape the future of communications.

You're encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. Your skills and passion will stand out—and set you apart—especially if your career has taken some extraordinary twists and turns. At Telnyx, we welcome diverse perspectives, rigorous thinkers and assumption challengers. Are you ready to join us?