We are one of the largest and most highly regarded one-stop solution intellectual property, technology and related commercial law firms with integrated on-the-ground intellectual property, litigation, health regulatory, IT, technology and commercial practice capabilities in Japan and around the world with our existing network of leading foreign legal practices.
International candidates/graduates are welcome as we have a diverse and inclusive workplace.
Check out Team SY’s Summer Covid19 Vaccination video
and our Hybrid Office/Remote Work YouTube video!
Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SYCareers
We are a market leading technology law firm, working with clients across a broad range of technology sectors and spanning all international markets.
Professional duties include review and analysis of published literature in the APPLIED PHYSICS, ENGINEERING PHYSICS, COMPUTER ENGINEERING, ELECTRICAL, ELECTRONIC OR MECHATRONIC ENGINEERING technical fields, identify key areas of consensus and differences from existing knowledge, and synthesize the differences in a concise, logically structured & clearly presented written analysis for attorney and client review. Candidates must enjoy writing and be unintimidated by the challenges of convincing a skeptical audience that a particular conclusion is valid in view of available, limited or ambiguous facts.
Candidates must be able to educate themselves on our clients’ cutting edge technologies quickly, and be prepared to explain or summarize them in written form. Candidates must possess excellent attention to detail and the ability to describe technology in a concise and vividly descriptive fashion. Successful candidates will work closely with clients & lawyers in support of international patent prosecution, litigation, licensing and counseling matters.
Candidates must possess Bachelor’s degrees in APPLIED PHYSICS, ENGINEERING PHYSICS, COMPUTER, ELECTRICAL, ELECTRONIC OR TELECOMMUNICATION ENGINEERING. Masters or PhD degree holders are welcome to apply. You must be self motivated & possess flawless spoken & written English skills. Possess analytical and logical thought processes. Be organized and persistent. Proficiency in Japanese is NOT required.
Training in international patent law & practice will be provided. Employer will sponsor Japanese work visa. Competitive compensation and benefits commensurate with demonstrated merit. Annual home passage allowance. Housing and relocation costs to Osaka are reimbursed.
Successful candidates will expect a complex, fast moving & dynamic atmosphere. We are the ideal workplace for the candidate that will blossom in an intense, high-pressure & deadline intensive environment. If this role is of interest, please e-mail your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org No telephone inquiries, please.