Senior Associate, IP Data Analytics – Corporation – San Francisco, CA

RPX Corporation is the leading provider of a comprehensive suite of solutions to help companies manage the risks and costs that arise at any stage of their IP program. To learn more about RPX services, please visit us at

By combining world-class transaction expertise with proprietary data and advanced analytics, RPX obtains patent rights that avoid or resolve patent-related disputes shared among our diverse global memberships and provides unique insights that inform our members’ strategic and tactical executive decisions.

What you can expect as a Senior Associate, IP Data Analytics:
We are in the process of launching RPX EMPOWER, an integrated platform that brings together the power of RPX Insight and RPX Analyst to provide our users with unparalleled access to patent knowledge. You will be responsible for data management and quality control of the data that is the foundation of RPX’s EMPOWER platform. The ideal candidate will have the skills to maintain, improve, clean, and manipulate our databases to ensure they meet our data platform goals.

In this role, you will:

  • Develop and implement data standards, data policies, and data quality rules for key datasets related to patents and patent litigations
  • Ensure the quality, completeness, timeliness, and consistency of data throughout its lifecycle
  • Conduct data quality audits and implement corrections and improvements as required
  • Design and build tools to promote awareness and track quality standards.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define business requirements and translate them into data solutions
  • Diagnose and resolve issues within our data-related systems, and address complex data challenges to ensure efficient and reliable data operations
  • Create data tools and review results of various labeling processes for data science team members to assist them in building and optimizing our products into an innovative industry leader
  • Manage remote teams of legal document coders
  • Respond to internal and external user inquiries regarding RPX’s data

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in quantitative discipline or a legal background with an emphasis on intellectual property
  • Experience with patent prosecution, patent portfolio management, and/or patent litigation
  • Solid understanding of intellectual property concepts, particularly pertaining to the Patent domain
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Experience with SQL
  • Familiarity with or willingness to learn relevant languages such as Python, R, or Java
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel
  • Proficient in problem-solving and analytical thinking in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and facilitation skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • USPTO Patent Agent certificate
  • Experience with data visualization tools like Tableau and Power BI

Interested in Learning More About Us?
In compliance with CA Pay Transparency, the RPX base salary range for this position is $85,000 to $157,000 with a target budgeted salary of $105,000 to $125,000 depending on skills and experience. In addition to base salary, we offer an annual bonus opportunity and comprehensive benefits and perks, including group health coverage, company HSA contribution, 401(k) matching, medical disability and family leave benefits, fitness reimbursement, community service days, charitable donation matching, and more, as well as the option to work remotely or from our beautiful San Francisco office.

At RPX, we value diversity. Our differences unlock our strengths. We embrace diversity of thought and background to foster opportunities for innovation and collaboration. We’re committed to creating an inclusive environment of mutual respect, humility and empathy where authenticity is welcomed, and all people are supported. Uplifting each other enhances the well-being of our communities as well as the success of our company. By encouraging everyone to speak, and listening carefully to every voice, we’re better equipped to understand our clients’ increasingly diverse needs and deliver solutions to their most complex problems.

RPX is an equal opportunity employer.

We will make reasonable accommodations to enable any qualified individual with a disability to participate in the job application and interview process, to perform the essential functions of the relevant position, and to enjoy equal benefits and privileges of employment as those enjoyed by similarly-situated employees without disabilities. If you require a reasonable accommodation, please notify RPX HR.

To learn more about our competitive benefits and perks and review our Job Applicant Privacy Policy, visit

Apply online at:

Additional Info
Employer Type: Large Corporation
Job Location: San Francisco, CA