Patent Attorney

    LM Wind Power is experiencing growth where the technological development pushes the boundaries faster than ever. The new products, production processes, transport solutions and other developing areas of interest need increased attention. Our engineers are coming up with many new ideas to be handled by the patent team and our patent portfolio is continuously increasing, therefore we are seeking a patent attorney to strengthen our team.

    Essential Responsibilities:

    As patent attorney you will work with all aspects of patent work, such as:  

    - Invention acquisition
    - Working with LM’s IP counsel and R&D team regarding clearance issues
    - Ensuring maintenance of LM’s patents and patent applications
    - Contributing to the successful resolution of inter parties proceedings, such as opposition proceedings before the European Patent Office
    - Directing external attorneys to support the strategies of the business
    - Competitor monitoring
    - Promotion of IP awareness through education and training
    - Tutor and mentor other members of the IP team.

    You will collaborate with GE and/or LM patent attorneys to draft and file patent specifications and drive the prosecution of LM’s patent applications around the world. The patent team works closely with internal and external stakeholders and provides IP-services necessary to secure our investment in new technologies and provide freedom to operate and innovate in the field of wind turbine blades.

    Qualifications/Requirements:

    We expect that you have a technical background, ideally as a mechanical or electro engineer but we are open to candidates with other relevant technical backgrounds, for example, physics degrees

    - You have significant experience within the patent area
    - You understand complex, technical ideas, and appreciate how intellectual property supports the commercial aims of the business
    - You are a full or part qualified UK or European Patent Attorney

    As a person, we expect that you are self-driven, able to work independently and systematically in a transparent manner, with the ability to work under pressure
    You will take responsibility and set high standards by which your work is measured
    A thirst for knowledge is essential, as is a desire to continually develop your skills within all aspects of patent-related work

    The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication skills and empathy, with the ability to build productive relationships with a wide group of stakeholders
    Fluency in written and spoken English is essential

    You will be based in our headquarters in Kolding, Denmark. Alternatively, you could work, from the Engineering office in Lyngby near Copenhagen, Denmark or in our Heerhugowaard office in the Netherlands, with regular trips to other LM sites.

    About Us:

    GE Renewable Energy is a $10 billion start-up that brings together one of the broadest product and service portfolios of the renewable energy industry. Combining onshore and offshore wind, hydro and innovative technologies such as concentrated solar power and more recently turbine blades, GE Renewable Energy has installed more than 400+ gigawatts capacity globally to make the world work better and cleaner. With more than 22,000 employees present in more than 55 countries, GE Renewable Energy is backed by the resources of the world’s first digital industrial company. Our goal is to demonstrate to the rest of the world that nobody should ever have to choose between affordable, reliable, and sustainable energy.Follow us @GERenewables

    LM Wind Power, a GE Renewable Energy Company (approx. 10000 employees globally), is the world’s leading supplier of blades and service to the wind industry, and the only supplier that operates on a global basis. The wind turbine industry is becoming increasingly complex, with radical progress made over the last few decades, providing great opportunities for professional development and a work environment that promotes initiative and creativity. If working in a company which creates state-of-the-art technology and processes attracts you, LM Wind Power has a career for you.

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