Menlo Micro has reinvented one of the most fundamental building blocks of electronic systems – the electronic switch. Menlo Micro’s technology creates a new switch category that eliminates compromises and tradeoffs by combining the benefits of electromechanical and solid-state switches into the best of both worlds with its “Ideal Switch.”
Are you interested in playing a critical, impactful role and work with top electronic systems talent at an exciting startup backed by industry leaders? Do you want to help create truly disruptive and unique products that have the ability to change markets? If you answered yes to both, this may be your opportunity to have a significant impact at a cutting-edge startup with industry-leading technology that will drive electronic systems innovation across a diverse range of industries.
You will be an integral member of a young semiconductor device technology company that is inventing, building and taking to market a new class of RF and power electronic technology (the Ideal Switch). In this role you will report to the Chief Technology Officer and be responsible for the maintenance and growth of the company’s IP portfolio as well as its strategy for maintaining its leading IP position.
This position is responsible for setting the company’s IP policies, improving internal IP practices, executing the companies IP priorities and growing the company's IP portfolio. You will work with the Technology and other company teams to identify novel IP for disclosure and drive the review, application drafting, and patent prosecution practices. You will work closely with outside patent counsel for patent application drafting and filing. In addition you will work with company leadership on IP Landscape, Foreign Filing Strategy, Freedom to Operate Assessments, Product Clearance and IP License Agreements as part of maintaining and advancing the companies IP security and industry position.