This position supports the technology licensing activities within Medical Device/Health Information Technology licensing team. The analyst supports the commercialization efforts of licensing associates and manages a portfolio of technologies of mixed focus containing both patented and non-patented intellectual property (IP) assets. The Technology Analyst will learn and be involved in the various components of technology licensing from invention evaluation to sourcing, negotiating, execution and compliance of license deals. This position reports to a Portfolio Director or Associate Director.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
Evaluates inventions and copyrighted material disclosed to JHTV for intellectual property protection and commercialization potential.
Supports the Director and Associates in their duties by developing and conducting marketing campaigns.
Supports fellow team members in the negotiation, processing and execution of license and option agreements and helps in compliance monitoring of executed agreements.
With experience, assumes independent activities in all of the above.
Minimum Qualifications (mandatory):
A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required.
Experience with patents, trademarks and copyrights is required.
Education or work experience in scientific publishing, biomedical or physical sciences, or engineering is useful towards this multifaceted role.
Working knowledge of state, federal, and international laws regarding technology transfer/intellectual asset management and intellectual property is preferred.
Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Experience in academic technology transfer is preferred.
A science or engineering background to understand complex technologies is very helpful.
Must be able work well as a team member with other JHTV staff.
Must be very detail oriented and highly organized.
Ability to multi-task under deadline pressure.
Any specific physical requirements for the job:
Sitting in a normal seated position for extended periods of time.
Reaching by extending hand(s) or arm(s) in any direction.
Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects with fingers rather than with whole hand(s) or arm(s), for example, using a keyboard.
Communication skills using the spoken word.
Ability to see within normal parameters.
Ability to hear within normal range.
Ability to move about.
Classified Title: Technology Analyst Working Title: Technology Licensing Analyst Role/Level/Range: ATP/04/PD Starting Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience Employee group: Full Time Schedule: M-F, 8:30am-5pm Exempt Status: Exempt Location: 04-MD:School of Medicine Campus Department name: 60006026-Tech Transfer Personnel area: Academic and Business Centers
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