Patent Portfolio Manager – Other – San Francisco, Calif.

Cruise Automation, who creates autonomous driving technology to build a safer and more efficient world, is seeking a Patent Portfolio Manager. Administer Cruise’s patent program, including promotions, incentives, recognition, and training.

Patent Prosecution Associate – Large Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

The Portland office of Stoel Rives LLP seeks an entry-level patent prosecution associate to join its Technology and Intellectual Property (TIP) group. The Stoel Rives TIP practice is a multidisciplinary group that includes talented professionals with experience in business, litigation, and patent prosecution. The ideal candidate will have up to 3 years of experience as an attorney and an undergraduate degree in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, or optics. Strong academic credentials, client service skills, and writing skills are required. Membership to the Oregon bar is preferred. Principals only. No recruiters, please.

Search Trainer – Small Corporation – Detroit, Mich.

CPA Global is seeking a Search Trainer who is responsible for content development, delivery of live and recorded training sessions, and achieving training department objectives for contractual and internal quality metrics. Leads training staff and supports quality assurance personnel to align training activities with business needs and deliverables. Provides training support for patent classification, Patent Cooperation Treaty examinations, and commercial searching. Leads and manages library team member.

Patent Expert – Large Corporation – Portland, Ore.

At Nike, innovation is in our blood. As a key member of the Nike Patent team, the Patent Expert will collaborate closely with our cutting-edge Apparel and Footwear innovation teams. To be successful, the Patent Expert will need to maintain a high level of awareness of current Nike innovations, development projects, production techniques, and materials.

Associate General Counsel, I.P. – Other – DeForest, Wisc.

Genus is seeking an Associate General Counsel, I.P. Directs, coordinates, and manages legal advice and services related to patents, trademarks, IP licenses and other intellectual property matters for ABS, PIC and R&D management teams. Provides direct line management for the IP team to ensure attainment of established strategies and objectives.

Assistant General Counsel, IP Transactions and Licensing – Large Corporation – Portland, Ore.

Nike seeks an experienced intellectual property lawyer to serve as an Assistant General Counsel, IP Transactions and Licensing. In that role, the successful candidate will provide IP counseling for key segments of Nike’s world-class innovation, product development, and manufacturing innovation, including developing and implementing current and forward-looking innovation/IP activities. As a member of Nike’s legal and IP teams, you will collaborate closely with Nike’s business and innovation teams, as well as legal colleagues, to provide deal negotiation, drafting, and execution and strategic advice related to the company’s IP development, strategic partnerships, business relationships, and licensing activities.

Counsel, I.P. or Senior Patent Agent – Large Corporation – Florham Park, N.J. or Tarrytown, N.Y.

basfBASF is seeking a Counsel, I.P. or Senior Patent Agent. Responsibilities include managing a global patent portfolio in line with the Global IP Strategy, including:

Trademark and Copyright Associate – Large Law Firm – Washington, D.C.

drinkerThe Intellectual Property Practice Group of Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP seeks to hire an Associate with 1-2 years of Trademark and Copyright experience to work in the Washington, D.C. office. We are seeking candidates with solid experience with, or demonstrated interest in, trademark, copyright, design, advertising and promotion and related areas. Admission to the District of Columbia bar is required. The successful candidate also will have excellent writing skills, superior academics from a top law school, the ability to manage multiple assignments concurrently, a willingness to work across offices, and produce top quality work with minimal supervision.

IP Patent Prosecution Associate / Agent / Engineer – Large Law Firm – Multiple Locations

michael-bestMichael Best & Friedrich LLP is seeking an additional Mechanical Engineering Patent Prosecution Associate, Agent, or Engineer for either Milwaukee, Waukesha, or Madison, WI.

IP Patent Attorney / Agent (Organic Chemistry & Small Molecules) – Large Law Firm – Multiple Locations

michael-bestMichael Best & Friedrich LLP is seeking an additional Patent Attorney specializing in Organic Chemistry to join our Milwaukee, Madison, Waukesha, or Chicago office. We will also consider Patent Agents, Patent Scientists (non-JDs), and Technical Specialists.