Research and Development

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Intellectual Property Manager (m|w|d)

We are currently seeking an Intellectual Property Manager (m|w|d) for our Intellectual Management Technologies department based at our headquarters in Goettingen, Germany (Sartorius Lab Instruments GmbH & Co. KG). In this position, you will be responsible for the filing, prosecution, maintenance, defense and enforcement of Sartorius´ technical IP rights in the area of data analytics, software development and information technology

What you will accomplish together with us

  • Responsible for the definition and execution of the IP Strategy for LPS and Corporate Research

  • Freedom-to-operate (FTO) analyses for new products and technologies

  • In-licensing and out-licensing activities / IP-related review of contracts (CDA, MTA, supply agreements, co-development agreements etc.)

  • Manage IP litigation and invalidity actions against 3rd parties´ IP rights

  • Monitor 3rd-parties´ IP filings and IP publications

  • Facilitate IP training/mentoring for staff from Product Development, Corporate Research, LPS, Product Management, Business Development

  • Support Business Development with assessing the IP potential of new technologies and M+A projects

  • Manage inventor-remuneration

What will convince us

  • Bachelor´s or Master´s degree in software development, data analytics, physics or engineering

  • Qualification as Patent Engineer, German or European Patent Attorney is an asset

  • At least 5 years of professional experience as an IP Manager in a corporate multinational IP Management environment

  • Experienced in supporting M+A projects

  • Intercultural competence for working in a multinational team

  • Team player, ultrafast learner, personal resilience

  • Fluent in English, German is a plus

  • Identification with our core values: Sustainability, Openness, Enjoyment

What we offer

Our ambition is to simplify progress in life science research and the biopharmaceutical industry to help translate scientific findings into new therapeutics faster and more efficiently. So that more people can obtain access to better medicine. Nearly 11,000 employees at more than 60 production and sales locations worldwide are committed to this vision. And together, we have grown strongly over the past years. Do you also want to contribute to our vision? Grow with us and benefit from working with a Global Player that has kept its familiar atmosphere:

  • Opportunity for international career development: a global network offering seminars and training sessions, expert and manager career paths

  • Open and highly collaborative culture: mutual support within teams and working as equals, team spirit and international collaboration

  • Work-life balance: Working from home at many sites

  • Intelligent working environment: working in smart buildings with the latest technology and equipment

  • Ambitious goals: Sartorius plans to double its sales revenue approximately every five years and expects to grow its global team to approximately 15,000 people in 2025.

We look forward to receiving your application.

www.sartorius.com/career

We look for employees who would like to grow with us and move the innovative life sciences sector forward. In the process, we focus on agile project work, mutual support within teams and working as equals. Sartorius thrives as a company with people who give their very best every day and who are eager to develop personally and professionally.

Further insights into our world of work can be found here.

Laboratory Weighing Services
  • Reference Number R9552
  • Employment Mode Full time
  • Position Regular
  • Functional Area Research and Development
  • Location Goettingen (Germany)