*Opportunity-Remote within the USA! Flexible work schedule and financial rewards.
Patent Engineer – Electrical Telecommunication
Patent Search Analysts investigate the latest innovations at the cutting edge of business. With each new research project they use their technical knowledge and experience to understand the key components of an invention or patent disclosure; and apply critical thinking and problem solving skills to conduct a thorough search for other publications relevant to the invention. They document their findings in a search report to help our clients make informed decisions about their intellectual property.
Each project provides unique challenges and opportunities to learn about new and developing technologies. Patent Search Analysts work on various types of projects including (but not limited to) patentability, invalidity, state of the art, and freedom to operate searches.
Patent Search Analysts are responsible for completing patent search projects to expected quality levels and in a timely manner. For each search project, analysts are responsible for understanding the invention disclosure; developing and executing effective search strategies utilizing various search tools/engines; finding the most relevant publications; and completing a search report. Search Analysts must demonstrate strong self-management and discipline, managing the assignments on their docket to ensure that all deadlines are met. Search Analysts are responsible for effective communication with other staff and team members and are expected to work during agreed upon work hours.
Required Skills and Abilities:
- Technical understanding of the invention disclosure, and identification of search focus.
- Problem solving skills in constructing and conducting patent searches using various search engines.
- Critical thinking skills to analyze found results and completing a search report.
- Experience with Wireless, 5g, 4g, LTE, TDMA, CDMA, cellular, mobile phone, antennas RFID, base stations, access points, anything related to smart homes/devices, bluetooth, zigbee, z-wave, 802.11.
- Self motivated to work effectively and efficiently.
- Attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines.
BS, MS or Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Telecommunications, Computer Science or Computer Engineering
Cardinal Intellectual Property, Inc. is a global leader in patent and trademark service, and a provider of software services for intellectual property management. As a leader in the patent research industry, Cardinal IP has been contracted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to conduct their PCT searches and prepare the preliminary opinions across all subject categories. Our technology solutions for intellectual property management include Invention Disclosure Processing, Docketing and Competitive Monitoring. Our technology platforms incorporate rigorous security and data protection standards, and we maintain confidentiality using the same diligence and procedures as a law firm.
Cardinal Intellectual Property, Inc. provides equal opportunity in employment to all employees and applicants for employment. No person will be discriminated against in employment because of race, religion, color, sex, gender, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, disability, sexual orientation, military status, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable Federal, State or local statute or ordinance.
*OPT applicants are welcomed* *Training will be provided*