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Patent Classifier I
Seeking a Patent Classifier to review patent applications received from the United States Patent and Trademark Office in the General Fields of Civil Engineering and Transportation.
This is a great opportunity for a candidate who is seeking a team driven environment, but is also a strong, independent worker.
Succesful candidates are able to make significant contributions to the patent industry.
The classifier will be expected to determine appropriate classifications in accordance with both U.S. and international patent classification systems through technical knowledge, research, and automated tools.
Learn patent classification, search and examination processes.
Apply knowledge of classification processes to assign U.S. Patent Classification (USPC) and Cooperative Patent Classification (CPC) codes to complex technical subject matter.
Apply knowledge of classification, search, and examination, processes to provide analysis and prepare written reports for patent attorneys and others in the IP industry.
Use automated systems to perform research and classification operations.
Function in a production-based environment with emphasis on operating efficiently and accurately at a significant pace.
Work Independently with minimal supervision.
Work closely with others in a team environment.
Participate in on-going program training to expand knowledge in additional technical fields and patent services.
Technical expertise in one or more of the following technologies: Engines, Aeronautical, Marine and Land vehicles, buildings, bridges, roadways, vehicle drive trains, weapons, earth working.
Exceptional analytical skills and attention to detail.
Strong reading comprehension skills.
Strong written communication skills.
Ability to use Microsoft Office Word and Excel.
Ability to work on a computer workstation 8 hours per day.
A Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and Transportation, or related discipline or equivalent mix of education and experience.
A minimum of 2 years work experience or related civilian/military training in addition to the above education requirement would be highly beneficial to this position.
Some travel may be required.
Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
This position supports a U.S. Government Contract whose terms require to staff it only with U.S. Citizens.
Employee Owned Company
Health & Dental Benefits
EOE / DFW / F / Vet / Disabled Employer
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