Responsibilities : 

  • Conduct patent mining sessions and work with engineers to identify patentable inventions
  • Communicate inventions to members of the company’s intellectual property community for approval
  • Conduct patentability searches
  • Draft invention disclosures on behalf of engineers
  • Prepare drafts of patent applications (software & hardware), assist in patent licensing and litigation matters
  • Perform patent portfolio analysis and prepare reports for management

Basic Qualifications :

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in the patent field
  • Proficiency with USPTO systems (PAIR, PatFT, EFS Web)
  • Understanding of patent laws
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both orally and in writing with engineers and developers, attorneys, staff, and external contacts
  • Demonstrated ability to organize and prioritize a heavy workload in a dynamic and complex environment to meet deadlines and daily requirements, while maintaining exceptional accuracy
  • Ability to provide quality client service to both internal and external contacts
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively both independently and with others in a cooperative, enthusiastic and friendly manner to accomplish position functions and participate in team efforts
  • Ability to network with technical teams to mine for patentable inventions and to lead invention brainstorm sessions. s.r.o.