Patent Examiner Positions
At the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Patent Examiners review patent applications to determine if they
comply with basic rules and legal requirements. Your job will be to research the subject matter
claimed in patent applications, and you will communicate your findings on the patentability of
applications to inventors or patent practitioners. What makes this career really exciting?
It's diligent, challenging work for professionals with knowledge in one or more disciplines - biology,
chemistry, physics, chemical engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, computer
engineering or computer science. Your expertise will focus on analyzing advanced, innovative
and complex concepts. You will have a well-defined career path that gives you specific milestones
to reach for while making sustained progress throughout your career.
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