Patent Attorney (m/w/d)
Legal Affairs
Full Time
Germany
Rothenburg o. d. Tauber
2018-09-30

Protect our Innovations.

For us going to work every day has an even greater purpose than putting the latest product or technology on the market. It’s about improving the everyday lives of millions. By staying humble and open to new ideas – we can push the boundaries of cooking, cleaning, and wellbeing at home. But to keep doing so, we need more people who want to innovate and re-imagine what life at home can be.

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Around 600 colleagues work together in our Marketing & Sales headquarter Germany / Austria „Auf AEG“ in the heart of Nürnberg. All of them take responsibility for creative ideas to ensure best-in-class Sales, Marketing, and Service delivery to our customers and end consumers. You know us by our brands AEG, Zanussi, Zanker and more. The closest metro station is in front of our main entrance, we have a parent-child-office, cozy breakout areas, Yoga classes and a great canteen – we offer a lot for your life at work!

Patent Attorney, Nuremberg or Rothenburg o.d. Tauber

We have a strong focus on innovation and design. Our Patent team in Nuremberg protects our Intellectual Property (IP) in close cooperation with the supported business unit Major Appliances and handles the related patent portfolio.

A typical day at work
You drive innovation and support advanced developers in IP-assisted ideation. You strategically manage and develop actively your assigned patent portfolio within our major appliances product innovations and work closely with our R&D and Product Line teams in diverse product development projects for which you drive the related patent clearances. You support business leaders and developers in giving general advise in IP matters. In order to continuously develop our IP function, you engage and contribute to various improvement projects. 

You
Meticulous. Your work is detailed and matches our superior innovations.
Analytical. You base your decisions on facts and metrics and can take brave decisions to drive change.
Strong performer. You can work fast and effectively driving a number of projects at the same time. 
Proactive. You are always one-step ahead. 
Open minded. You appreciate the privilege of working in an international environment and are respectful of different cultural backgrounds.
Networker. You are strong in cross-collaboration and thrive in multicultural teams.
Result Driven. You focus on delivery in a short and long-term perspective.

Education and Experience

  • Admission to the bar as German or European Patent Attorney or close to finalizing examinations
  • University degree, preferably in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Sciences or Master of Science with strong technical skills
  • Min. 2 years of relevant professional experience in a corporate function or a patent law firm
  • International experience is a plus
  • Excellent knowledge of German and English language

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