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Intellectual Property Agent

Location: 

Las Vegas, NV, US, 89113

Requisition ID:  8085

IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines to Lotteries to Interactive. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has over 12,000 employees. 

 

IGT is committed to fighting the COVID-19 pandemic. All newly hired employees at IGT must receive the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine before they begin work unless they are approved for medical or religious accommodation.

Overview

This position has a business orientation and is responsible for the development and implementation of a strategic plan for Intellectual Property. The Legal Analyst is responsible for the defining strategic priorities for the development of Intellectual Property across the company and communicating it to multiple departments and stakeholders.  The Analyst will work with Product and Legal departments to define metrics to measure the success of the implementation of the strategy.  This role will engage various creative teams to create new inventions and manage the evolution of documents throughout patent or trademark processes.  IP in development will be tracked with and managed using various software packages and tools.  This position is to be located in Las Vegas.
 

Responsibilities

* Assist Product, Legal, and key stakeholders to define the Intellectual Property strategy and roadmap 
* Set Metrics for the development of IP success  
* Work with multiple development groups to:
* Communicate corporate IP goals and key priorities
* Facilitate the development of new ideas
* Review and prioritize advancement of new concepts through the legal process
* Host brainstorming events to generate new IP
* Understand the companies IP portfolio and work on strategies to commercialize the assets via agreements and licensing with third parties
* Look at internal measurements to determine how the IP impacts the company operations 
* Tradeshows – Ensure all filings are completed before public disclosure

Qualifications

* 6 years of Gaming experience
* 4 years of IP development experience or Law Degree
* Familiarity with Microsoft Office and communication software like Confluence and Sharepoint
* Outgoing and positive personality
* Strong organizational skills

Keys to Success

• Building collaborative relationships
• Decision making
• Drive results
• Foster innovation
• Personal energy
• Self-leadership

IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, creating a fair and inclusive culture that enables all our employees to feel valued, respected and engaged.  IGT is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunities without regard to sex, race, color, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, and any other personal attributes protected by federal, state, or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.
In addition to our competitive benefits package, we offer employees a 401(k) Savings Plan with Company contributions, tuition reimbursement, and free identity theft insurance.
IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming. For more information, please visit www.igt.com.


Nearest Major Market: Las Vegas