Scion Staffing (www.scionstaffing.com) has been engaged to conduct a search for a Patent Attorney on behalf of our client, a growing research and development lab that specializes in inventing and patenting future technologies in the wireless and video compression field, located in beautiful Reston, VA right outside of DC!
This is an amazing opportunity to join an elite team of dedicated research professionals to develop advanced technologies in the 5G, LTE-Advanced, and video compression space.
-Unlimited paid time off and a great work/life balance!
-Flexible remote schedule that will eventually be on-site after COVID!
-Very competitive base salary (DOE)!
-Free PPO healthcare, dental, and vision!
-Patent bonuses along with stock options!
-401K with up to 6% employer match available on day one!
-Fantastic team with an amazing company culture!
What You’ll Be Doing:
-Work closely with inventors in the drafting and prosecution of patents before the USPTO and foreign counterparts.
-Prepare responses to Office Actions.
-Conduct interviews with Patent Examiners.
-Ensure that application and renewal deadlines are met.
-Advise overseas attorneys on applications for foreign patent applications.
-Manage patent portfolios.
-Create presentations and reports of patent matters and patent portfolios.
-Negotiate and carry out research and intellectual property agreements.
What You Need to Be Successful:
-Extensive experience as an IP Patent Attorney practicing before the USPTO.
-A degree in Electrical Engineering.
-Broad experience prosecuting patent applications and responding to office actions.
-Previous experience with wireless and/or video compression technologies.
-Superb written and verbal communication skills.
-Exceptional attention to detail.
-Positive attitude and dependable nature.
Compensation & Benefits:
This position offers a very competitive salary (DOE) plus patent bonuses along with free PPO healthcare, dental, vision, stock options, 401K with up to 6% employer match available on day one, unlimited paid-time off, a flexible schedule, and a wonderful work culture you’ll be proud to be a part of!
About Our Search Firm
Scion Staffing is a top temporary staffing agency and executive search firm, connecting leading companies and organizations with impeccable talent. Through our innovative team-building and staffing solutions, we bridge the gap in temporary staffing, as well as contract-to-hire employment, contingent search, and executive searches. The Business Times has recognized us as a top staffing from 2010-2019, and our clients return to us for a variety of opportunities.
Scion Staffing is an equal opportunity employer and service provider and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, age, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, sexual orientation, disability, political affiliation or belief, or any other protected class. We are committed to the principles of Equal Opportunity Employment and are dedicated to making employment decisions based on merit and value, for ourselves, our client companies, and for the candidates we represent.