Patent Attorney/Agent – Corporation – San Diego, CA

Genomatica, Inc., a small corporation, is seeking a Patent Attorney/Agent to work in San Diego, CA

Essential Functions and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Manage all aspects of a portion of Genomatica’s patent portfolio and one or more technology areas, working with the Senior Director of IP and and managing outside patent counsel
  • Identify, assess, and make recommendation on inventions
  • Create patent strategies consistent with Business goals, R&D status, partner’s input and competitive space
  • Manage preparation and filing of new applications
  • Provide third party IP analyses, working with R&D, outside counsel, and search services
  • Provide guidance to R&D and Senior Management on third party IP
  • Perform and review patent and scientific literature searching as needed
  • Manage challenges to third party patents or defenses to the managed patent portfolio
  • Support other actions related to the patent portfolio being managed and assigned technology areas
  • Represent Genomatica on external collaborator IP committees
  • Present IP best practices training to R&D, Business Development and Senior Management
  • Support business, R&D and commercial teams as needed in activities and transactions involving technology or IP related to the patent portfolio being managed and assigned technology areas

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Additional Info
Employer Type: Small Corporation
Job Location: San Diego, CA