Commensurate with experience. The package includes base salary, target bonus, equity, and benefits.
Internal Number: 162916
Maravai LifeSciences (“Maravai”) has engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Director of Patents to be located in San Diego, California. Maravai is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to the recruiters managing this search, Joanna Herman and Dave Beran or to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position. Please do not contact the company directly; all resumes sent to Maravai will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: The Director of Patents will support innovation capture, patent drafting and prosecution, and landscape analysis to support Maravai’s growing business. This role reports to the Vice President and Deputy General Counsel - Intellectual Property.
Company: Maravai LifeSciences (NASDAQ:MRVI) is a publicly-traded leading life sciences company, with a market capitalization of over $10B, providing critical products enabling the development of drug therapies, diagnostics and novel vaccines and supports research on human diseases through its portfolio of market-leading companies and proprietary technologies. Its CleanCap® mRNA capping technology has been instrumental in the development and manufacture of mRNA vaccines for COVID-19 and is expected to continue to be integral to the development of mRNA therapeutics and vaccines for other indications.
Experience: At least five (5) years of patent prosecution experience, with some law firm experience preferred.
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