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Intellectual Property Analyst, New Growth and Development

Cox Communications Inc | Atlanta GA 39901 USA | Part Time | Posted: 05/11/2021

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Primary Location: 6205-B Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA, USA

Division: Cox Communications Inc

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Requisition Number: 212396

Role Summary
The New Growth & Development organization is focused on identifying and analyzing areas of future growth as well as plans to achieve sustained and balanced growth across the enterprise. The organization works to answer "whats next" for Cox and our customers. We develop growth hypotheses and test those hypotheses through 1) skunkworks, 2) investments in new businesses, 3) traditional R&D, 4) strategic partnerships, and 5) exploration of emerging businesses. The business has both venture-stage businesses, as well as incubated growth opportunities across a variety of adjacent business and technology sectors including but not limited to Healthcare, Commercial IOT, Energy, and Edge Computing.
The New Growth & Development organization is hiring an IP analyst to support the IP and patent development efforts throughout the organization.
This role will work closely with business and legal stakeholders to identify and document opportunities and coordinate idea assessment and review sessions. This position will prepare innovation idea documentation, invention disclosures, trademark requests, and track the status of the ideas and active patent pursuits. This role will report to the Portfolio Director in New Growth and Development and will interface directly with business leadership, legal, and key functional/technical experts.
Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions
  • Proactively solicit and assist with the identification of IP throughout the organization and initiate patentability discussions
  • Coordinate ideation sessions and assist business and Legal with collection, consolidation, and vetting of patent ideas
  • Develop idea documentation, invention disclosures, trademark requests and partner with legal through the development of patent applications
  • Prepare portfolio level information and reports regarding active idea and patent pursuits
  • Work closely with legal to track and manage patents throughout the development lifecycle
  • Assist portfolio leaders with the documentation of portfolio management processes and the integration of IP management processes


  • 1-2 years of work experience in a corporate structure
  • Technical writing skills and problem-solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills with ability to develop and maintain effective relationships
  • Experience working as part of a team to meet tight deadlines while maintaining attention to detail
  • Knowledge of project management processes
  • Proficient with flow-chart design, technical documentation, and mastery of MS Office Suite
  • Analytical reasoning and problem-solving skills
  • Bachelors degree preferred - Pre-law degree studies

Who We Are

About Cox Communications

Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. Were dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique.

About Cox

We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

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Location Atlanta, GA, 39901, United States
Categories Legal

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