Varian Medical Systems is seeking a Patent Agent who will work directly with inventors and scientists in all aspects of patent practice, including evaluating invention disclosures, drafting patent applications, and prosecuting applications. The company continuously pioneers leading edge technology in a number of exciting areas, including medical devices, software, security, and inspection.
Candidates should have strong academic credentials and prior work experience as a patent agent (4+ years), as well as strong written and verbal communication skills. A background in medical devices, imaging systems and software, and mechanical systems strongly preferred. Current USPTO registration as a patent agent required. The successful candidate will be one who enjoys drafting and prosecuting patent applications, and can maintain a significant docket of cases as his or her primary responsibility.
When you join Varian, you’re joining an organization with nearly $3 billion in annual revenue, and more than 6,500 team members across more than 30 countries. You’ll be backed by a culture that is centered on fostering your creative potential, and experience the full support of an organization and leadership committed to inspiring you to do your best work. You’ll also enjoy an array of benefits that give you security, including: 401K plan with a generous 6% match, employee stock purchase program, wellness programs and facilities, comprehensive insurance plans, flexible paid time off, and so much more.
You’re just one click away from the most impactful work you’ll ever do. Apply now. Someone, somewhere, will be glad you did.
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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Salt Lake City, Utah or Las Vegas, Nevada
Varian Medical Systems’ mission is to focus energy on saving lives. To meet this challenge, we equip the world with new tools for fighting cancer, taking X-ray images, and protecting ports and borders.
Since the 1950s we have been producing tools that harness the power of X-ray energy to benefit humankind. In recent decades, we have pioneered developments in the fields of radiotherapy, radiosurgery, X-ray tube technology, digital image detectors, cargo screening, and non-destructive testing. We have a robust product portfolio, and long-standing relationships with many of the world’s leading clinicians and manufacturers of industrial and medical imaging systems. As Varian continues to grow, our staff of over 6,500 people in 70 sales and support offices around the globe is developing innovative, cost-effective solutions that help make the world a healthier, more secure place.