at Nokia Siemens Networks in Naperville, Illinois, United States
Join us in creating the technology that helps the world act together
We are a B2B technology innovation leader pioneering the future where networks meet cloud. At Nokia you will have a positive impact on people's lives and help build the capabilities needed for a more productive, sustainable, and accessible world.
Be part of a culture built on an inclusive way of working where we are open to your ideas, you are empowered to take risks and are encouraged to be fearless in bringing your authentic self to work.
The team you'll be part of
Nokia Technologies is licensing Nokia intellectual property, including patents, technologies, and the Nokia brand, building on Nokia's continued innovation and decades of R&D leadership in technologies deployed in virtually all connected devices used today. Come join us and make an impact!
As a Senior Patent Counsel you will be a part of a world class team of patent professionals with decades of experience and will be focusing specifically on SEP Litigation.
The job will include holistic liability of Nokia's Cellular Standard Essential Patents prepared and used in litigation across the world.
Duties will require close co-operation with both in-house and external technical and legal teams consisting of exceptional individuals that have been awarded as best in business.
What you will learn and contribute to
Are you passionate about solving problems?
We are complementing the team with qualified Patent Counsel who can contribute to strengthening the value of Nokia cellular SEP portfolio.
As part of our team, you will:
Identifying and preparing new patents for litigation
Coordinating and reviewing work results from external counsels
Being responsible for infringement and validity related matters in patent litigation activities globally
Participate in strategy development regarding key issues influencing current and future litigations
Supporting patent licensing activities by preparing argumentation and participating in technical discussions with licensees
Your skills and experience
You are an experienced patent professional/patent counsel with:
MSc/PhD Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics/Mathematics or equivalent, combined with Patent Attorney or LLM qualification
Experience with 3GPP radio technologies
Excellent communication and analytical skills.
It would be nice if you also had:
Experience in FRAND licensing and patent litigation
Abilities to lead, motivate and inspire others
Drive for excellent results
Initiative to develop new and better ways of doing things
Great skills in building relationships with internal and external stakeholders
What we offer
Nokia offers flexible and hybrid working schemes, continuous learning opportunities, well-being programs to support you mentally and physically, opportunities to join and get supported by employee resource groups, mentoring programs and highly diverse teams with an inclusive culture where people thrive and are empowered.
Nokia is committed to inclusion and is an equal opportunity employer
Nokia has received the following recognitions for its commitment to inclusion & equality:
One of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere
Gender-Equality Index by Bloomberg
Workplace Pride Global Benchmark
At Nokia, we act inclusively and respect the uniqueness of people.
Nokia's employment decisions are made regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
We are committed to a culture of inclusion built upon our core value of respect.
Join us and be part of a company where you will feel included and empowered to succeed.
United States Salary Range: United States salary range: annual base salary of 124,320 - 265,070 USD plus eligibility for incentive/variable pay.
United States Benefits: Nokia offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes the following:
* Pension Plan - Cash Account Program
* Medical and dental coverage
* Short term disability and long term disability
* Life insurance and AD&D
* Supplemental life and AD&D insurance (Employee/Spouse/Child)
* Health care and dependent care Flexible Spending Accounts
* Pre-tax commuter and parking benefits
* Savings/401(k) Plan
* Paid time off for holidays and vacation
* Employee Stock Purchase Plan
* Tuition Assistance Plan
* Adoption assistance
* Employee Assistance Program/Work Life Resource... For full info follow application link.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.