SanFranRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for San Francisco jobs

Director, Intellectual Property

Company: Kerwin Associates
Location: San Francisco
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:

Explore open positions using our handy search tool below. -
Our client, a rapid growing technology company, is looking for a Director, Intellectual Property for the legal team.Responsibilities:

  • Manage all legal matters related to Intellectual Property for the company.
  • Advise on global patent and IP strategy to achieve optimal protection of the company's business and innovations.
  • Partner with Management, Product Development and Engineering teams.
  • Develop and protect the IP portfolio, including preparing and prosecuting patent applications handle patent portfolio analysis and third-party IP risk assessment.
  • Negotiate and draft IP license and technology transactions agreements, managing the overall transaction process and collaborating with other legal and business team members.
  • Develop and advise on policies, programs, and guidelines related to intellectual property protection.
  • Work cross-functionally within the company to influence and create actionable initiatives and reduce legal risk.
  • Work closely with outside counsel as necessary.
  • Help develop and implement opensource compliance procedures.
  • Offer counseling on IP-related issues for new products and features.
  • Create policies, procedures, training programs, compliance programs and playbooksRequirements:
    • J.D. from a top-tier law school and member in good standing of the California State Bar.
    • EE, CS or relevant technical degree a plus.
    • 8+ years of relevant experience required; law firm and inhouse preferred.
    • Solid business judgment; ability to think strategically, leverage strong analytical skills, and confidently balance legal risks and business concerns.
    • Ability to work cross-functionally with business partners and resolve issues in a fast-paced environment.
    • Interest in supporting a successful, hyper-growth high-technology company.
    • Excellent and clear verbal/written communication skills.
    • Highly motivated, a self-starter, who is inquisitive and has a passion for technology.
    • Able to work independently, with minimal supervision, taking ownership and responsibility for identifying and completing projects.Apply for this position + Personal Details First Name* Last Name* Phone* Upload Resume* Acceptable file formats: pdf, doc, docx, txt, rtf LinkedIn Profile (optional) Qualifications Years of legal qualification* How did you hear about this job?* *Required field

Keywords: Kerwin Associates, San Francisco , Director, Intellectual Property, Executive , San Francisco, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

San Francisco RSS job feeds