Sulzer Mixpac AG is a leading global company in the field of application and mixing of liquids. We provide specific solutions for numerous single and multicomponent systems for the dental, healthcare and adhesives sectors. Our strength is our creativity in the development and production of application systems. We value close partnerships with our customers, a strong team spirit and the passion to simplify the work of the end user with top precision and efficiency. We are proud to be part of Sulzer AG's Applicator Systems division. With our locations in Switzerland, Germany, the UK, China, USA and Poland, we occupy a leading position as a technology center within the Group. Innovation is our daily drive. With a view to the future we are expanding our development and Innovation department and are looking for an
Your tasks: * You assist in drafting patent applications and in their prosecution at the European Patent Office (EPO) * Instruct external attorneys in the prosecution, maintenance, defense and enforcement of our IP rights * Protect our inventions by working closely with and advising our product development and management teams * Take care of maintaining internal IP databases, monitoring competitor IP and conducting IP trainings * Support the monitoring and enforcement of our IP rights, as well as resolving IP disputes with third parties * Are responsible for monitoring and managing new and important IP cases * Assist in submitting third party observations, patent oppositions, as well as defending against them * Conduct „Freedom to operate“ study for new internal developments and products Your skills: * You have a successfully completed technical degree (e.g. in mechanical or chemical engineering, physics, chemistry or material sciences) on university level and either relevant experience in the field of intellectual property and the wish to qualify as a European patent attorney or you already have an additional degree in intellectual property and are looking to gain your first work experience * Willingness to work in project teams and be the interface between product management, product development and external IP attorneys * Fluent English and German in word and writing * Work proactively and anticipate developments Our offer: An independent and versatile job in a dynamic, international growing environment. A varied field of work with high personal responsibility, a good working atmosphere as well as social and progressive employment conditions. We are looking forward to receiving your application. Please be advised that we can only accept applications by our online-tool. Your contact at Sulzer Mixpac AG, Mirjam Schulz, Head HR Sulzer Mixpac AG, Rütistrasse 7, 9469 Haag, +41 81 772 20 00.
Your profile: * You already have a technical degree and are in a well advanced educational level or you have successfully completed your studies, ideally in patent engineering or patent law, and you wish to complete a training program to become a qualified European patent attorney * Ability to work accurate and with the necessary passion especially within complicated work tasks * Willingness to proactively work in teams * well-developed technical understanding, especially of mechanical engineering and plastics processing * Fluent business English and German and capabilities to work with digital technology and software tools work proactively and show strong analytical and conceptual skills We offer an independent and versatile job in a dynamic, international growing environment, a varied field of work with high personal responsibility, a good working atmosphere as well as social and progressive employment conditions. We look forward to receiving your application (including motivation letter and references / diplomas) via our online tool. Sulzer Mixpac AG, Hanna Koscierski, HR Manager, Rütistrasse 7, 9469 Haag.