The Canada R&D Centre, based in Ottawa, is leading research and development of Telecom Network Infrastructure, in 4G/LTE-A, optical, network processing, and switching/router technology as we continued to promote all-IP transformation for our customers.
Huawei Technologies Canada is undergoing an expansion in our Canada Research Centre that will see a substantial increase of the technical workforce and a significant rise in patenting activity. In support of this, Huawei Technologies Canada is looking for a patent lawyer/agent to help build and manage its patent portfolio for inventions generated at its Ottawa location.
The successful candidate needs to be a self-starter, capable of:
Creating and implementing legal and technical patent filing and prosecution strategies
Establishing and maintaining an invention disclosure review process
Working closely with Huawei’s engineers and management to identify and evaluate patentable inventions
Instructing and managing outside patent lawyers/agents in connection with the drafting and prosecution of patent applications
While not the focus of the position, there will also be some prior art searching, or prior art search reviewing, and drafting of applications for filing in the USPTO and other patent offices worldwide.
Key qualifications you hold include
Registered USPTO/CPO Patent Agent
Five or more years experience preparing and prosecuting U.S., Canadian and/or international patent applications preferably in the telecommunications, semiconductor, and computer fields
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering or related field, preferably Master’s Degree or higher
Strong written and oral communications skills
Named by Fast Company Magazine as one of the 5 most innovative technology companies in the world, Huawei Technologies provides working climate that promotes high-performance through:
- clarity of organizational and individual goals, and commitment to achieve the goals
- setting high performance standards and empowering employees to take responsibility for their work
- recognizing successful achievement of individual and team goals
- encouraging teamwork at every level, to ensure we accelerate productivity
Huawei Technologies Canada Co., Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We thank all applicants for interest in career opportunities with Huawei; only selected candidates will be contacted for interview.