TuSimple is currently seeking a full-time Patent Engineer.
Perform quality technical writing in drafting patent applications, responding to office actions, searching, and drafting opinions
Prepare patent applications and responses to Office Actions from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Review prospective ideas coming from inventors and providing input on which ones should be patented
Identify patentable engineering-related inventions and designing and performing prior art searches for engineering-related inventions
Strong academic background in the sciences or engineering
Strong writing ability and interest in writing on a daily basis
2+ years of engineering and/or research experience in computer science or Mechanical Engineering related technologies and applications
Previous work experience of a Patent Engineer in either law firm or in-house position
Familiar with US and foreign patent filing processes is preferred
Work with world class AI Engineers
Shape the landscape of autonomous driving
Competitive salary and benefits
Daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner
Full kitchen with unlimited snacks and fruits
Weekly team happy hour
TuSimple is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This company does not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, age, handicap, religion, national origin or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Hiring, transferring and promotion practices are performed without regard to the above-listed items.