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Job Details
Patent Engineer
Job ID #: 3563
Country: USA Location: San Jose (CA)
Job Category: Legal Employment Type: Experienced Professionals
Division: Administration Department: Legal - Patents & Trademarks
Hours of work (per week):


ARM is the world's leading semiconductor intellectual property (IP) supplier and as such is at the heart of the development of digital electronic products. ARM’s ecosystem includes many of the biggest names in consumer electronics and semiconductor manufacturing.

Key Accountabilities & Responsibilities

• Aid in evaluating applications for patenting
• Assist in maintaining patent taxonomy database and patent concordance database
• Evaluate patents asserted by third parties against ARM technology
• Assist both in-house and external counsel in defending ARM technology
• Perform prior art searches

Education & Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or related field

Essential Skills & Experience

• Registered Patent Agent or is eligible to take the USPTO Patent Bar Examination with experience in patent litigation or patent prosecution
• 15 years of experience in the field of embedded microprocessors or graphics
• Prior experience applying for one or more patents on technology in the embedded microprocessor field
• Excellent communication and written skills with the ability to communicate effectively both in writing and speaking
• Familiarity with ARM architecture and design experience in the field of embedded microprocessor and systems-on-chip preferred

ARM will offer the following benefits for this position:
• Salary - Commensurate with experience
• Equity
• Medical Insurance
• Dental Insurance
• Vision Insurance
• Life Insurance
• Contributory 401(k)
• Stock Purchase Plan
• Four weeks paid vacation
• Four week sabbatical after 4 yrs.

ARM is an Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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