We are an eclectic group of visionaries, rocket scientists, wizards, and gurus from the fields of film, robotics, visualization, software, computing, and user experience. We are growing quickly, and this is the time to get on board and play a role in shaping the way people will be interacting with the world tomorrow.
The intellectual property team is looking for a Patent Agent among a team of engineers, technology specialists, agents and attorneys to assist in patent portfolio growth and innovation capture in-house. As a Patent Agent working on the Legal/Intellectual property team, you will be empowered and encouraged to do your best work by contributing to providing proficient, business-minded intellectual property services.
The position requires attention to detail, a cooperative attitude, computer mastery, strong written and oral communication skills, and excellent organizational skills. The successful candidate must be skilled at performing job responsibilities with the ability to handle multiple priorities.
3-5 years of experience as a registered agent (having written at least twenty applications) and/or experience as an engineer
PTAB experience a plus.
Excellent communication skills, with an emphasis on writing ability
Complex problem solving skills
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Knowledge of USPTO patent procedures; familiarity with those of the EPO, JPO, SIPO, and KIPO.
Flexibility with travel among the various offices
Experience working among large teams with various experience
The patent agent will be comfortable with a broad range of technologies, but preference will be given to experience and education in physics, material sciences, and computer science (computer vision more specifically).
BS degree in engineering, with a preference for physics or mechanical engineering degrees
All your information will be kept confidential according to Equal Employment Opportunities guidelines.