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Contracts Specialist


Eden Prairie, MN, US

Job ID:  44322
Category:  Legal

LOCATION: Eden Prairie, MN


Make the most of our world.


Our business is truly global and our culture is eclectic and inclusive. Worldwide we employ a remarkably diverse group of very talented people. People drawn to work with us by a shared curiosity, a desire to think differently. We value people who bring with them unique cultural and professional experiences. Our business thrives on their distinctive perspectives and fresh ideas. And in every location, we challenge our employees to learn, develop and grow with us. We believe in the potential of people.


Stratasys is looking for a Contracts Specialist to join our team!  In this role you will be responsible for managing the sales contracts as a part of the Contracts Lifecycle Management Software System.  You will manage the system to include contract preparation, terms review, negotiation, and administration in accordance with Stratasys policies and legal requirements.  Collaborating with finance sales, and legal counsel as necessary and you will also be responsible for successfully resolving contractual issues and facilitating sales contracts from inception to close.  A few other responsibilities will be:

  • Review and negotiate the legal terms of a broad range of standard commercial contracts, including purchase order terms, master agreements, confidentiality/non-disclosure, software licensing, and consulting agreements.
  • Analyze, interpret, and summarize agreements in contractual terms in a timely manner, drafting alternative clauses where necessarily, and proposing redlines and creative solutions in accordance with policies and risk tolerance.
  • Provide responses to requests from internal clients regarding company policies, contractual issues, and risk tolerance, educate sales when appropriate on use of contract vehicles
  • Escalate legal issues to legal counsel for further evaluation approval when appropriate


As a part of Stratasys, this position requires access to information and/or technology controlled under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR).  The successful candidate must be a U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S. (or, green card holder), protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State



  • 2-year degree in Research, Business Administration or Business Law or equivalent
  • 3+ years of U.S. experience in business, commercial, corporate or contract negotiation with a focus on sales and purchasing agreements
  • Knowledge of general commercial terms in purchase and sales agreements
  • Experience with contract drafting, customer negotiation or software agreements required
  • Expert with Microsoft Word and DocuSign



  • Mastery of general commercial terms in purchase and sale agreements
  • Experience in Malbek Contract Management and Salesforce
  • 3+ years experience working in-house legal team




There’s a reason Stratasys is a world leader.


For over 30 years we’ve been pioneering 3D Printing technology, solving problems, questioning, inventing and reinventing. Continually asking, “How can we help our customers turn a great idea into a great success?”.


It’s what drives us. Because we want our customers to succeed.


We provide the best products, services and support great thinking deserves.


Giving your ideas the best possible chance of making it. Make it better. Make it with Stratasys.


Stratasys (Nasdaq: SSYS), headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota and Rehovot, Israel, is a leading global provider of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions. The company's patented FDM® and PolyJet™ 3D Printing technologies produce prototypes and manufactured goods directly from CAD data for the aerospace, automotive, healthcare, consumer goods and education industries. Stratasys subsidiaries include MakerBot and GrabCAD, and the company operates the digital parts manufacturing service, Stratasys Direct. Stratasys has over 2,000 employees, holds over 1,200 granted or pending additive manufacturing patents globally, and has received more than 30 awards for its technology and leadership.


Stratasys will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.


Stratasys is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against for their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law.   Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis