Saudi Aramco
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Patent Preparation & Prosecution Management Counsel

Job Description and Requirements
  • As a successful candidate for this position you should have 9+ years of experience working for a strong law firm or major corporation.
  • Experience preparing and prosecuting patent applications.
  • Strong chemicals or petrochemical background.
  • Familiarity with the Patent Cooperation Treaty and other foreign prosecution authorities.
  • Oil or chemical industry experience is a plus.
  • You must be currently licensed, admitted to practice, and in good standing in the United States, Canada, or the European Union. 
  • An undergraduate degree in Organic Chemistry or Chemical Engineering strongly preferred but not required.

Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be required to perform the following: 

  • Manage outside counsel in the preparation and prosecution of patent applications.
  • Patent portfolio management.
  • Counsel clients.
  • Provide IP education to clients on various IP-related topics.
  • Provide legal advice in the areas of patent portfolio strategies.
  • In addition, you will have the opportunity to draft and negotiate research and development agreements and IP licenses.