The candidate will guide inventions from R&D to issued patent. Will draft clear and thorough patent applications. Partner with engineers to understand and translate their inventions into comprehensive and clear patent applications. Communicate and collaborate effectively with the legal team, outside counsel and management on patent matters. Conduct thoughtful analysis of prior art and other patents in the technology space. Articulate complex concepts with simplicity. Understand the technology space and where it's going next. Degree in electrical, mechanical, or optical engineering, or other relevant program/ experience is required. Should have a J.D. degree from accredited law school and be a member of the Patent Bar and a State Bar. Must have 2+ years of experience in preparing and prosecuting patent applications at a law firm or technology company. Experience with 3D printing is preferred. CAD Software experience, e.g. Solidworks, is desired.