IP Professional

Job Description

Are you passionate about becoming an In-house IP attorney? We are looking for an energetic and talented IP professional to join our Siemens Inhouse IP team in Bangalore.

Every year, Siemens makes a huge investment into research and development (R&D) into new technology areas. Siemens protects R&D investment through Intellectual Property Rights. Siemens has around 63000 active patents worldwide. In 2017, Siemens ranked 2nd in terms of number of patent applications filed at the European Patent Office. Siemens has its own inhouse Intellectual Property (IP) Department comprising around 380 IP Professional located across the globe.

Siemens IP department located in Bangalore has around 8 IP Professionals with experience in IP Strategy, Creation and Management. The IP team of Siemens works closely with local R&D department and businesses to strategically create inventions, harvest inventions early, protect valuable inventions in different jurisdictions, prosecute patent applications and manage IP portfolio. Over the years, the IP professional Group has developed expertise in drafting patent applications meeting globally acceptable quality standard in cutting edge technology focus areas including digital twin, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, blockchain, additive manufacturing, and so on. The IP Professional group is responsible for prosecuting their own patent applications in different jurisdictions including WO, US, EP, CN, IN, etc. and are responsible for managing its own portfolio. The IP professional group is also involved in providing strategic inputs to the local R&D departments and proactively harvest inventions through continuous engagement with R&D groups and business units of Siemens Entities India. The IP Professional group is engaged in assessing third party IP risk for our products prior to release into the market and also protecting our inventions from infringement by third parties through exploitation of IPRs. The IP Professional group also actively interacts with colleagues in other IP departments worldwide across the responsible R&D groups and business units for creation and management of our IPRs.

Here is your role. What part will you play?

  • As an IP Professional, you will be providing strategic inputs to R&D units, harvest inventions, draft patent applications which meet globally acceptable quality standard in cutting edge technology focus areas including digital twin, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, blockchain, additive manufacturing. 
  • As an IP Professional you will be responsible for prosecuting own patent applications in different jurisdictions including WO, US, EP, CN, IN, etc. and also responsible for managing your own portfolio.

We don’t need superheroes, but just super minds.

  • You must have a Bachelor/Master’s degree from a recognized university in Electronics and Communication, Computer Science, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering  .
  • You must have experience working in a law firm or inhouse IP department and shall have knowledge of patent practice and procedures in jurisdictions such as US, EP and IN.
  • You must have 3 to 5 years’ experience in drafting and prosecuting patent applications especially computer related inventions (software inventions), specifically in upcoming technology areas such as Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, Simulation, Cloud Computing, Additive Manufacturing, and so on.

Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

This role is based in Bangalore, where you’ll get the chance to work with teams impacting entire cities, countries – and the shape of things to come.

We’re Siemens. A collection of over 379,000 minds building the future, one day at a time in over 200 countries. We're dedicated to equality and we welcome applications that reflect the diversity of the communities we work in. All employment decisions at Siemens are based on qualifications, merit and business need. Bring your curiosity and imagination, and help us shape tomorrow.

Find out more about department at: Corporate Research, Siemens India 



Job ID: 121068

Organization: Corporate Technology

Company: Siemens Technology and Services Private Limited

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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