Intellectual Property Expert

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Engineering & Manufacturing
Salary: S$6000 - S$7000 per month
Reference: BBBH8660_1604999490
Contact: Abhik Damani
Email: email Abhik

My client is a world leader that designs and manufactures complex and innovative state-of-the art healthcare equipment. To cater to it's rapid growth, a new IP Expert role has been created

  • Global Name
  • Attractive Salary
  • Excellent R&D

Responsibilities:

  • Assume responsibility to ensure all Intellectual Property activities - patent application, protection of trade secrets, IP space mapping are being fulfilled
  • Develop and draft appropriate arguments including claim amendments.
  • Conduct prior art search and strategize scope of patent protection.
  • Review all R&D projects to monitor for patentability and IP risks.
  • Conduct IP assessments of business risks that includes studies and patent analyses for infringement and validity issues.
  • Liaise with patent agents and assist in drafting patent applications, including patent claims
  • Perform competitive and technical intellectual-property analyses and provide patent status updates to inventors
  • Contributing and participate in IP Committee meetings

Requirements:

  • Advanced Degree in Electrical Engineering/Computer Engineering or equivalent with at least 5-6 years of related experience
  • Some knowledge in web-based research (e.g. using various online patent and journal databases.
  • Strong intellectual property experience in engineering, preferably in hardware/software controls and/or medical device technology.
  • Patent Examination Skillset will be desirable
  • Working knowledge of IP law matters and familiar with patent process.

Please send your resume in WORD format by clicking the apply button below or contact Abhik Damani on +65 6701 1527 for a confidential discussion. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted. CEI Reg. Number R1544061 (Abhik Damani).