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Novozymes, a biotech-based world leader in enzymes and microorganisms is seeking a registered patent attorney for our Davis, CA based Research and Development site.
The candidate will be responsible for conducting various aspects of Novozymes’ intellectual property activities. The vast majority of the IP responsibilities are patent-related primarily in the area of patent preparation and prosecution; as well as work on opinions and assessments. The Patent Attorney will foster a strong collaborative working relationship with scientists at Novozymes.
The ideal candidate will have a solid education in science. Technical background in molecular biology and protein chemistry is desired. The successful candidate will possess a JD degree, be registered to practice before the USPTO and have membership in a state bar (CA preferred). Must have a minimum of 5 years experience in patent application preparation and prosecution, opinion studies, and licensing in the biotechnology art. Previous experience within the biotechnology field is particularly relevant.
Novozymes is the world leader in bioinnovation. Together with customers across a broad array of industries we create tomorrow’s industrial biosolutions, improving our customers' business, and the use of our planet's resources. With over 700 products used in 130 countries, Novozymes’ bioinnovations improve industrial performance and safeguard the world’s resources by offering superior and sustainable solutions for tomorrow’s ever-changing marketplace.
Contact information www.novozymes.com/careers
Application deadline: 7/31/2014
Novozymes, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.