San Diego office of an AmLaw firm seeks patent prosecution team attorney with preferably 3-10 years of experience. The candidate must be experienced in preparing and prosecuting optics and electrical engineering-related applications. Aptitude for portfolio development and client counseling a plus. Must have a USPTO Reg. No. and possess a degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, or a related field. California Bar member is preferred. A Ph.D or Masters degree in physics or electrical engineering, as well as experience in optics, sensors, image processing, and machine learning are preferred.This Amlaw firm specializes in intellectual property and is committed to providing its associates with both a positive work environment and sophisticated work. Flexible scheduling and pro-bono work are aspects highly valued by the firm. This firm has also obtained its second perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index as "Best Place to Work" for LGBT equality.Additional Skills: Must be detail oriented and have strong written and verbal skills.