IPR and Licensing Manager

Posted date:  Jan 4, 2022

Beijing, Beijing, China

About this opportunity

The IPR Licensing Manager will work closely with local IPR Licensing Directors to drive the strategic direction of Ericsson’s Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) & Licensing activities. In this position, you will support Ericsson’s licensing account engagements, lead outreach to prospective licensees in new industries, and support new licensing campaigns' creation, development, and growth. This is an entry position for a candidate with IPR experience interested in gaining hands-on experience in IPR monetization and licensing. The role will be based at the Ericsson Offices in Beijing.

You will bring

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Electrical Engineering, Telecommunications or equivalent, In addition, a Law Degree is preferred.
  • 3-5 years of experience working in an IPR organization, ideally with experience in any of the following areas IP licensing and business development, Patent portfolio management, patent technical analysis, or legal.
  • Experience supporting IP Licensing organizations in various capacities, including business or technical analysis, portfolio management, business development, or other experiences supporting IP monetization efforts.
  • In-depth knowledge of general patent licensing, SEP licensing, IP law, contracts, and patent assertion.
  • Self-starter, motivated, and driven to develop prospects, initiate licensing campaigns and support IP licensing negotiations alongside Licensing Directors.
  • A team player can partner with cross-functional groups, including Patent Assertion, IP Strategy, Legal, and Management.

Why join Ericsson?

At Ericsson, you´ll have an outstanding opportunity. The chance to use your skills and imagination to push the boundaries of what´s possible. To build never seen before solutions to some of the world’s most challenging problems. You´ll be challenged, but you won’t be alone. You´ll be joining a team of diverse innovators, all driven to go beyond the status quo to craft what comes next.

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Primary country and city: China (CN)  |Beijing

Job ID:655248

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