Develop licensing programs and products within the focused technology area. This would include managing reverse engineering efforts developing claim charts and working closely with in-house counsel technical experts and financial analysts
Provide strategic priorities and direction for the development and expansion of the portfolio through both patent mining and patent acquisitions. Develop and maintain a thorough roadmap of the products technologies standards and research within focused technology areas. Identify key patents and technologies and enhance them further in working closely with in-house counsel
- Review and conduct patent valuations based on market data patent quality added value to current portfolio and expected return thresholds - Establish and manage a network of external experts analysts and law-firms to assist in during the valuation and licensing process - Manage a small team of individual contributors. - Position reports to the Portfolio Architect - Hardware and Consumer Electronic Group. Requirements: - 5+ years work experience leading R&D or engineering group in key technology area - 5+ years experience in product marketing or product management - 5+ years experience in licensing operations including patent filing and/or litigation support - Thorough understanding of key technology area – past present and future, plus a strong general understanding of technology in related high tech fields - Thorough understanding of key products industries and companies within general technology category - Experience managing or experience providing technical direction of a large patent portfolio strongly preferred - Technology and industrial experience focused on either consumer electronics or computer hardware - Person will work from the company’s offices in the Seattle area. A comprehensive and competitive benefits package is offered.
• EDUCATION: - MS degree (PhD preferred) or equivalent with EE or CS major
• JOB DURATION: This job is full time and long term.
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