Position: Patent Agent
Reports to: Chief Scientist
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Hours: Fulltime or open to part-time
Interactive Intelligence, Inc. seeks a Patent Agent to support the company's strategic patent portfolio development.
Responsibilities will include:
Generating patent disclosures from technical groups working with R&D team to identify and develop patentable intellectual property
Assisting in evaluating invention disclosures
Drafting and preparing, patent applications, specifications, and amendments
Providing patent advice to engineering groups within the company
Providing support in IP litigation efforts
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent, Graduate degree preferred, emphasis in telecommunications a plus
Minimum of 5 years of patent agent experience in preparing and prosecuting domestic and foreign patent applications, blend of law firm and in-house experience preferred
Good communication and interpersonal skills as this role requires interaction with external clients and in-house R&D team
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
Interactive Intelligence (Nasdaq: ININ) is a global provider of customer engagement, unified communications and collaboration software and...