Senior Patent Attorney – Large Corporation – Wilmington, Del.


AstraZeneca is seeking a Senior Patent Attorney – Neuroscience.

In this position, you will be responsible for global intellectual property matters in Neuroscience. The selected candidate will create and maintain global patent portfolios for Research, Development and Sales projects, perform contract review and due diligence on research and licensing opportunities, and take an active Intellectual Property role in project teams from early development through patent expiration.

BS/MS in Organic Chemistry and JD required; PhD in Organic Chemistry preferred
7+ years of patent experience
Background in organic/medicinal chemistry
Significant experience preparing and prosecuting small molecule patent applications
Global patent experience in the pharmaceutical industry preferred

At AstraZeneca, we put people first. Whether it’s the patients we help or the employees who make everything we do possible.

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Additional Info:
Employer Type: Large Corporation
Job Location: Wilmington, Delaware

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