TechInsights’ success is founded upon the expertise of its patent and technology analysts, their continuous spirit of research and innovation, and a focus on client satisfaction. Our engineering and consulting teams combine cutting edge reverse-engineering capabilities with a deep understanding of patents to deliver high value solutions for our clients.

We have one of the most advanced in-house technical labs in the world with state-of-the-art equipment that enables investigation from “atom-to-system”. Our experienced staff and sophisticated capabilities combine to reveal the innovation that others can’t inside electronics, semiconductor, systems and software. If going deep inside technology and intellectual property to understand how a product functions, is made or maps to a patent gets you excited, you belong here.

We are currently hiring a:

Senior Process Analyst

Location: Ottawa, Ontario


Reporting to the Manager, Intellectual Property Technology Services, the Senior Process Analyst will provide technical and customer support to clients. This will include overseeing major projects and campaigns, and providing market research, patent mining, technical analysis, documentation, and portfolio development. The incumbent will be responsible for addressing customer inquiries and complaints.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with our client-facing sales and consulting teams to gather technical requirements from clients to build comprehensive proposals and quotations for upcoming work
  • Evaluate patents and patent portfolios, and perform patent mapping exercises
  • Work closely with internal teams to analyze reverse engineering results to determine relevance to the patent
  • Develop comprehensive engineering solutions based on reverse engineering capabilities and advanced knowledge of IP service offerings
  • Assist clients in patent litigation and licensing negotiations
  • Support broader project teams in research, patent mining, patent analysis, documentation, and portfolio development.
  • Develop best practices and solutions and provide support for patent development and strengthening efforts (i.e. extracting inventive concepts, searching for prior art materials, etc.)
  • Ensure and maintain confidentiality policies appropriate to the client


  • 5+ years relevant industry experience or equivalent academic experience in one or more of the following:Understanding fundamental processes used to fabricate a range of electronic devices including CMOS, CIS, MEMS, III-V, BCDMOS, LCD, Packaging, NVM, DRAM, PV
  • Analytical tooling including SEM, TEM, EDS, EELS, SIMS, FTIR, Raman, SRP
  • Experimental techniques, lab experience in sample preparation; understanding limitations and advantages
  • Strong knowledge of semiconductor devices
  • Assets include experience in intellectual property services, such as:

· Due diligence and patent validity studies for patent acquisition and licensing
· Technology assessment, patent landscaping and white space identification
· IP watch/tracking and competitor portfolio profiling
· Conducting Prior Art and Freedom to Operate searches
· Strong analytical skills combined with ability to handle multiple sources of information
· Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills

Why TechInsights?

TechInsights has repeatedly been recognized by its employees as a top place to work in the National Capital Region over the last few years. This recognition is noteworthy because it is based on the input of employees who participate in anonymous surveys.

Competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits and career opportunities are some of the components that draw talent to our company. More importantly, our strong sense of camaraderie, mutual respect and shared goals that define our culture, keep talent with our company.

TechInsights is committed to meeting the needs of people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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