Patent Counsel (f/m/d)

Job Description

Knowledge for the world of tomorrow.

We develop networks that supply our cities with light and heat intelligently and we know our way around automation and digitalization in the process and manufacturing industries. For these and many other future projects, we need smart thinkers who bring skills, creativity, and dedication to the table. People like you! Experienced researchers who boldly broaden horizons, true specialists, and clever minds who like to get to the bottom of things. In short, help us tackle the most exciting challenges and put into practice what really matters. We’ll give you the opportunity to really make a difference. So what are you waiting for? Take your next career step with us. 

What part will you play?
  • Comprehensive IP support of Business Unit SI EA with focus on former Digital Grid unit, including filing, prosecution, defending and exploiting IPRs, with significant opposition activities in EP and DE
  • Servicing SI EA, in particular the former BU Digital Grid
  • You will work together with IP Counsels, IP Paralegals and one Student assistant
  • You will cooperate globally with Siemens IP counsels in China, India, USA, Austria and Germany working for the Smart Infrastructure/ Electrification and Automation Business Unit.
  • You will collaborate with the Technology and Innovation business unit and Smart Infrastructure CTO
  • You will be responsible for the IP budget, M&A and Divestiture/Carve Out activities
  • You will act as Counsel in all IP matters, third Party IP monitoring, IP clearings, development, implementation and execution of IP strategy for the area of responsibility
What you need to make real what matters.
  • You completed master’s in physics, informatics, electrical or mechanical engineering
  • You bring extensive technical experience in Energy Distribution Technology including Digitalization and Software Systems
  • You are qualified as European and /or German patent attorney
  • You have several years of experience in patent prosecution at the European Patent Office or the USPTO
  • You are experienced in dealing with Siemens internal clients and inventors on different levels of hierarchy
  • You have experience in moderating OPC (Operative Patent Committee) sessions and, possibly SPC (Strategic Patent Committee) sessions
What we offer. 
  • 2 to 3 days of mobile working per week as a future global standard
  • Attractive remuneration package
  • 30 leave days and a variety of flexible working models that allow time off for yourself and your family 
  • Share matching programs to become a shareholder of Siemens AG
  • Location-dependent childcare services to combine family and career
  • Find more benefits here
Individual benefits are adapted to meet local legal regulations, the requirements of different job profiles, locations, and individual preferences. 

Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities. - if you would like to find out more about jobs & careers at Siemens.

FAQ - if you need further information on the application process.
You bring previous experience in Patent Management System IPASYou have experience interacting with international stakeholdersWillingness to travel (to customers, patent offices, internal meetings)
Excellent command of the English language. German knowledge will be an advantage

Organization: Technology

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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