Counsel, Patents/ Avocat en brevets

Apr 03, 2022
Montréal, Canada
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work

The opportunity

Interested in gaming, and curious about the underlying mechanisms of how the game engines work? Be part of an upbeat legal team responsible for driving IP strategy by recognizing and encouraging innovation from our employees while strengthening and protecting Unity in a responsible way which conforms to what we value!

  • This is a full-time position
  • You'll get familiar with our devs and be exposed to the most groundbreaking tech in this space; an outstanding opportunity to grow
  • Empathy. Respect. Opportunity. That's us, committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals; As part of this commitment, we ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations.

What you’ll be doing

  • Beyond assisting with patent portfolio management, helping push through critical patent assets will be your mission
  • Distill technical information into possible patent claims and specifications for applications
  • Have a hand in evaluating some of our most important tech
  • We deal with new stuff, so going bold and pushing the limits on getting protection are key

What we’re looking for

  • Ability to understand basic technical information in various domains such as computer graphics, Artificial Intelligence, and Mixed Reality.
  • Having completed a technical degree and/or a law degree (articling students welcome)
  • Basic knowledge and keen interest in all things patent

You might also have

  • Knowledge of the Unity platform and our users-first philosophy
  • Programming skills, such as in C, C++, or C#


Les jeux vidéo vous intéressent? Vous souhaitez en savoir plus sur les mécanismes sous-jacents du fonctionnement des moteurs de jeu? Rejoignez une équipe juridique dynamique et responsable de la stratégie en matière de propriété intellectuelle, en reconnaissant et en encourageant l’innovation de nos employés, tout en renforçant et en protégeant Unity d’une manière responsable et conforme à nos valeurs!

  • Il s’agit d’un poste à temps plein
  • Vous apprendrez à connaître nos développeur(se)s et serez exposé(e) aux technologies les plus révolutionnaires dans ce domaine; il s’agit d’une occasion exceptionnelle de vous développer
  • Empathie. Respect. Opportunité. C’est nous. Nous nous engageons à inclure pleinement toutes les personnes qualifiées. Dans le cadre de cet engagement, nous veillons à ce que les personnes handicapées bénéficient d’aménagements raisonnables.

Ce que vous allez faire

  • Au-delà de l’assistance à la gestion du portefeuille de brevets, votre mission sera d’aider à faire avancer les actifs critiques en matière de brevets
  • Distiller les informations techniques en revendications de brevets possibles et en spécifications pour les applications
  • Contribuer à l’évaluation de certaines de nos technologies les plus importantes
  • Nous traitons des sujets inédits, il est donc essentiel de faire preuve d’audace et de repousser les limites de la protection

Ce que nous recherchons :

  • Une capacité à comprendre les informations techniques fondamentales dans divers domaines, notamment l’infographie, l’intelligence artificielle et la réalité mixte
  • Un diplôme technique et/ou un diplôme en droit (les stagiaires en droit sont les bienvenus)
  • Une connaissance fondamentale et un vif intérêt pour tout ce qui concerne les brevets

Vous avez peut-être également

  • Une connaissance de la plateforme Unity et de notre philosophie centrée sur l’utilisateur
  • Des compétences en programmation, par exemple en C, C++ ou C#

Life at Unity

Unity (NYSE: U) is the world’s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content. Creators, ranging from game developers to artists, architects, automotive designers, filmmakers, and others, use Unity to make their imaginations come to life. Unity is the foundation upon which the world’s most powerful digital content is created. Specifically, Unity’s platform provides a comprehensive set of software solutions to create, run and monetize interactive, real-time 2D and 3D content for mobile phones, tablets, PCs, consoles, and augmented and virtual reality devices.

In the fourth quarter of 2021, Unity had, on average, 3.9 billion monthly active end users who consumed content created or operated with its solutions. The applications developed by these creators were downloaded, on average, five billion times per month in 2021. For more information, please visit

Unity is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. If there are preparations or accommodations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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