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Patent Analyst/Patent Agent

Sunnyvale, CA 94086


  • Reviews and analyzes 3rd party patent filings and technical literature
  • Maintains a patent monitoring system and conducts regular meetings with the patent team to review findings
  • Delivers research findings in a timely and high-quality manner using tools such as Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Coordinates and partners with the R&D team to identify company inventions for patent filing
  • Attends R&D meetings and Patent Review Board meetings, serving as a liaison for the patent team
  • Assists with the filing of patents and prosecution of company inventions and work closely with outside counsel


    Education and Experience (in years): 

    • Ph.D. in one or more areas of microbiology, molecular biology, biochemistry, cell biology or a related life sciences field
    • At least 5 years of laboratory experience (including Ph.D. work)


      • 2 years of postdoctoral studies in a life sciences field
      • Licensed as a registered Patent Agent with the USPTO

        Knowledge and skills: 

        • Strong technical skills and in-depth knowledge/experience in one or more areas of microbiology, molecular biology, biochemistry, cell biology or a related life sciences field
        • Self-motivated, highly productive, and able to clearly express complex scientific concepts in written form
        • Able to read, process and analyze large volumes of scientific and patent literature
        • Excellent organizational and time management skills
        • Able to work on multiple projects at one time, manage competing priorities and work efficiently, both independently and as part of a team


          • If candidate is not already licensed to practice with the USPTO, study and pass the Patent Bar for admission to practice, becoming a Registered Patent Agent within 1 year following start date
          • Must be able to lift 15 lbs.Work may involve repetitive arm/wrist motions, mainly in using a computer

            Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The €œEEO is the Law€ poster is available here.","industry":"Biotechnology


Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-20

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