Riveting opportunity for a Patent Agent to help build the Company’s intellectual property portfolio and contribute to its global patent strategy.
Successful candidates should have demonstrable skills in evaluating new discoveries and seeing such discoveries through the patenting process from innovation disclosure to patent issuance. Candidates will preferably have a strong understanding of U.S. and foreign patent systems, including patent filing and prosecution processes, innovations review, patent searching, and freedom-to-operate analyses.
The ideal candidate will have background in agriculture, plant molecular biology, biotechnology, plant breeding, genetics and modern genome editing techniques. The candidate must be motivated, enthusiastic, professional, and committed to working as a team player, interacting with individuals throughout the organization, with a special emphasis on research and development.