Intellectual Property Manager

Location Tokyo
Discipline Legal & Compliance
Job type Permanent
Salary negotiatable based on eperience
Reference 36046


A biotechnology company.



- Formulate patent strategies, discover inventions, compile new applications, and review specifications (including checking translations)
- Interim processing of pending patent applications and handling of prosecution.
- Communicate with patent and law firms (with the opportunity for direct communication with U.S. firms)
- Patent searches (FTO)
- Trademark application and prosecution and management of technical information
- Negotiation of IP license agreements with other companies and organizations, review of agreements
- Other general corporate legal matters



-Intellectual property person of a company doing persona flow cytometer

-Experience in intellectual property at manufacturers of optical systems and measuring equipment

-Practical experience related to patents (5 years or more)

-Experience in drafting specifications and responding strategically to the Patent Office

-Master's degree in science or higher, or equivalent knowledge

-Business-level English & Japanese