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Quality Assurance Lead, Legal Intelligence

We have an opening for a mid-level lawyer to join our team and lead quality assurance on Lexible’s legal intelligence capability.


At ThoughtRiver, we are disrupting legal services by providing innovative solutions to commercial challenges that lawyers and businesses face. We use artificial intelligence to enable lawyers to identify and interpret key provisions in contracts for the purposes of insight, triage and risk management. The foundation for our intelligence is Lexible, our proprietary contract knowledge framework.

You will report to our Chief Legal Intelligence Officer and will work closely with a number of teams across the business:

  • Computer scientists and data analytics experts in our Intelligence team to support the iteration of new models and ongoing improvement of the Lexible output;
  • Operational QA testers, to ensure stringent checks are undertaken to validate that changes to Lexible models are deployed successfully to production;
  • Contract Intelligence team and Lexible engineers to analyse data on intelligence performance

You will drive a culture of constant improvement in our prediction output.

This is an exciting opportunity to test your legal skills and earn a stake in the future of legal technology that is disrupting the profession.

If you are intellectually capable, technically adept, proactive, meticulous and ready to challenge yourself in an emerging industry, please get in touch.

Primary Skill Requirements

You should be an excellent technical commercial lawyer that enjoys intellectual challenge. You are meticulous, rigorous and have a proactive approach.

Essential Technical Skills

  • Minimum 3 years post qualification experience of commercial contract law
  • Adept at analysing legal data
  • Technical empathy and understanding of machine learning principles
  • Excellent spoken and written English

Advantageous but not Essential skills

  • Prior involvement with technology solutions that support legal operations
  • Experience of data analysis/visualisation tools e.g. SQL

Personal Skill Requirements
This position will suit a technical lawyer with a precise attitude to legal concepts and processes. You will be persistent in your pursuit of perfection and willing to learn new skills and approaches.

It may suit a professional support lawyer, knowledge management lawyer or a senior lawyer returning to work who is interested in deploying their skills in the development of new technology-enabled legal services.