• About the Firm: We are the global technology company behind the world’s fastest payments processing network.
  • About the role: The Mastercard Intellectual Property (IP) Team works collaboratively to protect the company’s innovation and brands around the world, in addition to mitigating IP risks.
  • Looking For: We are looking to secure your expertise and demonstrated experience in intellectual property matters including patents across multiple jurisdictions; demonstrated experience as a post-qualification Patent Attorney in private practice, and/or an in-house legal team; and have experience directly interacting with clients and preparing, filing and managing own files.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to, working closely with Vocalink’s rapidly evolving businesses on product development; IP strategy development and execution; harvesting inventions and prosecuting patents; and managing a patent portfolio and supervising of outside counsel.
  • And more: Your desirable experience includes: strategic patent prosecution, patent drafting and oversight of outside counsel; working experience in the electronics or computer industry in a technical role prior to becoming a legal professional; patent experience in the fields of electronics, software or financial services; experience in patent litigation and the licencing of patents, technology, software or franchise; and experience in trademark matters.

MasterCard UK Inc.

MasterCard is a financial services organisation which processes the transactions carried out on credit cards operated by a range of banks and other lenders.