ON Semiconductor Patent Attorney Europe in Oudenaarde, Belgium

ON Semiconductor is looking to reinforce their patent team in Europe. Based on your preference you can be based in Belgium, Germany, Ireland, Czech Republic, Romania, Slovakia, Switzeland, Slovenia, UK or Sweden. You will report to the corporate department in US.

  • Your responsibilities:Directoutside counsel in patent application and prosecution in Europe. Supportin-house counsel and outside counsel in patent application and prosecution inUS for disclosures originated from Europe.

  • Superviseandsupport internal programs to create IP, including IP harvesting, IP training,disclosure submission and patent committee management.

  • Conductfreedomto operate (FTO) review, IP landscape review and patent analysis fordefensive/offensive purposes as needed.

  • Work closelywith design teams and develop a deep knowledge on product research anddevelopment across European sites to identify strategic areas for IP portfoliodevelopment.

  • Draft,negotiate and review intellectual property agreements, including: licenseagreements, development agreements, supply agreements, and confidentiality agreements.

  • SupportUSlitigation activities as needed including managing and conducting documentpreservation and collection activities and identifying and interviewingpersonnel in Europe.

  • Effectivelyandtimely communicate legal IP advice and analysis to business and technical teammembers and leaders.

  • Monitor,report and advocate latest development in IP laws, regulations and trends inEurope for the benefit of the company.

  • QualifiedasEuropean Patent Attorney or Patent Attorney in one European country. B.S.degree (or higher) in EE or Physics preferred.

  • Minimum3-yearexperience practicing IP law at a law firm or corporation with a strongpreference for previous engineering/semiconductor experience.

  • Self-motivated,positive attitude and a team-player.

  • FluencyinEnglish and good communication and writing skills.

Job: Legal

Title: Patent Attorney Europe

Location: BE-BE-Oudenaarde

Requisition ID: 1800475

Other Locations: Germany, Czech Republic, BE-BE-Mechelen, Sweden, Switzerland, Romania, Ireland, Slovakia, United Kingdom, Slovenia

ON Semiconductor is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other federal, state or local protected classes. ON is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals, regardless of protect class status.