Who We Are

Genentech, a member of the Roche group and founder of the biotechnology industry, is dedicated to pursuing groundbreaking science to discover and develop medicines for people with serious and life-threatening diseases. To solve the world's most complex health challenges, we ask bigger questions that challenge our industry and the boundaries of science to transform society. Our transformational discoveries include the first targeted antibody for cancer and the first medicine for primary progressive multiple sclerosis.

Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) are critical to the success of our company and our impact on society. We believe that by championing diversity of background, thought and experience, we can foster a sense of belonging and provide an environment where every employee feels valued, included, and able to contribute their best for the patients we serve. We’re focused on attracting, retaining, developing and advancing our people to their full potential by rewarding bold ways of thinking and integrating inclusive behaviors into every aspect of our work.

The next step is yours. To apply today, click on the "Apply for this job" button.

Genentech is an equal opportunity employer & prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, disability, marital & veteran status. For more information about equal employment opportunity, visit our Genentech Careers page.

Dec 01, 2022
Full time
Genentech
Job ID: 202211-141994 Position Scope and Key Responsibilities: Genentech’s Intellectual Property team is seeking a leader whose passion lies in creating and leveraging game-changing IP strategies that enable Roche & Genentech to do now what patients need next. As a senior business strategist, this individual will be pushing the boundaries of what is possible in a highly competitive industry while leading, empowering and developing great attorneys and staff across a dynamic and diverse global organization. This position reports directly to the Senior Director and Associate General Counsel, Technology IP Practice Group Lead in the Genentech Legal Department and will be located in our South San Francisco campus. Key Responsibilities include: Driving strategic IP procurement and management of global intellectual property rights including drafting & prosecuting patent portfolios, licensing transactions, due diligence assessments, freedom-to-operate,...
Nov 22, 2022
Full time
Genentech
Job ID: 202211-140893 Position Scope and Key Responsibilities: Genentech’s Intellectual Property team is seeking an intellectual property attorney or agent whose passion lies in creating & leveraging game-changing IP strategies that enable Roche & Genentech to do now what patients need next.  As a key partner and business strategist, this individual will push the boundaries of what is possible in a highly competitive industry. This position reports directly to the Director & Assistant General Counsel in the Cancer Immunology IP Practice Group in the Genentech Legal Department and will be located in our South San Francisco campus. Key Responsibilities include: Driving strategic IP procurement and management of global intellectual property rights for individual large molecule (pharmaceutical) candidates and products including drafting & prosecuting patent portfolios, licensing transactions, due diligence assessments, freedom-to-operate,...
Nov 09, 2022
Full time
Genentech
Job ID: 202208-129877 Position Scope and Key Responsibilities: Genentech’s Intellectual Property team is seeking an intellectual property attorney whose passion lies in creating & leveraging game-changing IP strategies that enable Roche & Genentech to do now what patients need next.  As a key partner and business strategist, this individual will push the boundaries of what is possible in a highly competitive industry. This position reports directly to the Director & Assistant General Counsel in the Molecular Oncology IP Practice Group in the Genentech Legal Department and will be located in our South San Francisco campus. Key Responsibilities include: ●                Driving strategic IP procurement and management of global intellectual property rights for individual small molecule (pharmaceutical) candidates and products including drafting & prosecuting patent portfolios, licensing transactions, due diligence assessments,...
Nov 09, 2022
Full time
Genentech
Position Scope and Key Responsibilities: Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, is looking for an experienced, collaborative attorney to join our Legal Department as Senior Counsel, Privacy Law. In this role, you will report to the company's Chief Privacy Officer in the Privacy Law Group, and will be responsible for advising on and promoting compliance with data protection and privacy laws and regulations affecting business activities primarily in the United States. You will develop and implement related policies, practices, and training programs, and help business stakeholders to understand and address data protection and privacy issues as they emerge in the development of new products and technologies. You will be expected to stay abreast of developments and trends in data protection and privacy laws and regulations and enforcement.   Responsibilities: ●      Act as a key internal point-of-contact and subject matter expert on all matters relating to privacy...
Nov 09, 2022
Full time
Genentech
Position Scope and Key Responsibilities: Genentech’s Intellectual Property team is seeking a leader whose passion lies in creating and leveraging game-changing IP strategies that enable Roche & Genentech to do now what patients need next. As a senior business strategist, this individual will be pushing the boundaries of what is possible in a highly competitive industry while leading, empowering and developing great attorneys and staff across a dynamic and diverse global organization. This position reports directly to the Senior Director and Associate General Counsel, Ophthalmology, Neuroscience, Immunology & Infectious Disease (“OMNI”) IP Practice Group Lead in the Genentech Legal Department and will be located in our South San Francisco campus. Key Responsibilities include: ●      Driving strategic IP procurement and management of global intellectual property rights including drafting & prosecuting patent portfolios, licensing transactions, due...
Nov 08, 2022
Full time
Genentech
Position Scope and Key Responsibilities: The Position Genentech’s Intellectual Property team is seeking a collaborative and innovative patent attorney or agent to create game-changing IP strategies that will enable Roche and Genentech to do now what patients need next. As an IP team member, this individual is versatile and passionate in crafting IP protection for groundbreaking innovation supporting our personalized healthcare and computational research and development efforts. You will be working with scientists, attorneys, patent agents, and staff across a dynamic and diverse global organization pushing the  boundaries of what is possible in a highly competitive industry. This position will be located in our South San Francisco campus and will report to the Assistant General Counsel responsible for Informatics & Personalized Health Care Intellectual Property.   Position Scope and Key Responsibilities:  ●      Guide invention...
Oct 19, 2022
Full time
Genentech
Job ID: 202207-127846 Position Scope and Key Responsibilities: Genentech’s Intellectual Property team is seeking a leader whose passion lies in creating & leveraging game-changing IP strategies that enable Roche & Genentech to do now what patients need next.  As a business strategist, this individual will be pushing the boundaries of what is possible in a highly competitive industry while leading, empowering and developing great attorneys and staff across a dynamic & diverse global organization.  This position reports directly to a Senior Director and Associate General Counsel, Technology IP Practice Group Lead in the Genentech Legal Department and will be located in our South San Francisco campus. Key Responsibilities include: ●      Driving strategic IP procurement and management of global intellectual property rights including drafting & prosecuting patent portfolios, licensing transactions, due diligence assessments,...
Oct 19, 2022
Full time
Genentech
Position Scope and Key Responsibilities: We are seeking a strategic, experienced transactional attorney with a passion for and expertise in structuring, drafting, and negotiating complex licensing and strategic transactions to actively provide legal support to the global Pharma Partnering group and other groups within Genentech. This position reports directly to a Director in the Legal Pharma Partnering Group in the Genentech Legal Department and will be located in our South San Francisco campus. To be successful in this role, you must have the ability to anticipate and assess legal and business risks associated with complex transactions and also possess a strong aptitude for learning new  science and technologies. You should be able to clearly and concisely communicate well-reasoned recommendations to senior executives and business stakeholders. In addition, you should be comfortable with calibrating and advising on acceptable levels of risk commensurate with broader...