General Electric Engineer Intellectual Property (m/f) in Jenbach, Austria
We are looking for an Engineer Intellectual Property (m/f). Job Reference #3154165
IP Engineer shall conduct searches for and study recently published national and international patents and published applications on a regular basis, identifying engine industry relevant items
IP Engineer shall conduct IP landscaping and report key IP metrics report out to IP Counsel and Engineering Leadership
IP Engineering shall conduct freedom to patent and freedom to operate investigations
IP engineer shall be responsible for conducting landscape reviews to develop high value invention ideas, and ensuring they are quickly converted into formal Invention Disclosure Letters (IDL’s) for assessment by DP patent review board
IP engineer shall develop processes and tools to assist in expedite high value idea development and IDL submittal, and training for conducting patent searching
IP engineer shall support all DP teams with requests on technology / process idea submittals or possible patent infringement issues
BS/Master Electrical Engineering/Mechanical Engineering/Civil Engineering degree or equivalent knowledge
Strong engineering experience
Some experience working with Intellectual Property (creation of IDL’s, use of patent data search and analytics tools like Delphion, Micropatent, Derwent, etc.)
Project Management skills, and excellent skills in use of data analysis tools like Excel
Ability to use, or quickly learn to use, patent search tools and databases, like Delphion, Micropatent, UP PTO PAIR, EPO Online, etc.
Ability to recognize and prioritize IP development of Engine Technology critical inventions
Ability to recognize and prioritize potential Engine Technology competitor infringements
Ability to work with global resources (Austria, US, Poland, India, Mexico)
A valid work permit for Austria is a prerequisite for this position (Non-EU citizens: please attach the work permit to the application)
Knowledge of patent law, how to read, understand, search for, and identify relevant patents
Successful completion of the Patent Agents exam (US candidates). Equivalent German examination
Broad based knowledge of Engine technology
Exposure / familiarity with several Engine Manufacturers Products
Team player and ability to self-direct
Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing
Ability to demonstrate Influencing skills
Excellent language skills in English & German prime
Some minimal domestic / international travel may be required in this role
We put great emphasis on providing our employees with recognition, flexibility, competitive and fair compensation, as well as numerous other benefits. According to Austrian law, job postings need to include the minimum salary for a position. For this position, the minimum salary based on the collective agreement is EUR 2785.54 gross per month. We will be pleased to discuss the appropriate effective salary based on your qualifications and experience.
This position is based in the center of the Alps, in Tyrol - a region that provides a pleasant variety of recreational opportunities and a high quality of life. We are passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer, which offers comprehensive and international career opportunities and is known for leadership development. Our more than 1,500 employees at our location Jenbach are working in a collaborative way to power the future.
GE’s reciprocating engines business sets an industry standard for fuel flexibility, lower emissions and higher efficiency. It specializes in developing local power near or at the point of use and gas compression solutions that deliver environmental friendly, more efficient, more affordable power to customers around the world.
Locations: Austria; Jenbach