IP Counsel – Small Corporation – Boston, MA

Hyundai-Aptiv Autonomous Driving Joint Venture develops world class production-ready autonomous driving systems.  We are seeking a talented IP Counsel with experience in preparing and prosecuting patent applications to maintain and enhance our IP portfolio. The position is based out of our Boston headquarters.


  • Manage the preparation and prosecution of patent applications from ideation to filing
  • Lead patent harvesting and brainstorming sessions across different sites
  • Review outside counsel work product including draft patent applications and draft office action responses
  • Manage and assist with growing our patent portfolio


  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer or Software Engineering, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Automotive Engineering or other relevant technical discipline
  • 2-4 years of US patent prosecution experience at a law firm or technology company with a proven track record of successful applications
  • USPTO registration
  • Member of at least one State bar in the US
  • Strong ability to write concisely and clearly
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with both engineers and outside counsel
  • Ability and willingness to work across time zones
  • Comfortable with a minimum of 25% travel (domestic and international) per year

Apply online: https://jobs.lever.co/hyundai-aptivad/f86a792d-e440-4996-ac4d-40ea60bb618d. You'll be asked to include a resume and writing sample.