Patent Engineer - Biotechnology (80-100%)


Offered by:

Numab Therapeutics AG


In this position, you will be involved in securing the complete IP protection of our innovative and steadily growing drug development pipeline. You will further be concerned with the establishment of freedom-to-operate (FTO), validity and patentability analyses to accompany our expansions into new drug targets and new technological fields.Your Responsibilities

  • Conducting FTO and patentability analyses in the field of drug development and related technological areas including validity analyses of third party patents
  • Conducting sequence-based FTO analyses
  • Drafting of patent applications in close cooperation with the inventors and inhouse patent attorney
  • Searching, analyzing, and evaluating information from literature and scientific communications with respect to IP matters
  • Maintenance and management of Numab’s patent and trademark portfolio and of the IP-related file history as a member of the IP team

Ideal candidates will have

  • Academic Degree (Master or PhD) in Biochemistry, Biotechnology, (Molecular) Biology, Pharmacy, Chemistry, or comparable education and experience
  • Professional experience in performing FTO analyses, patentability analyses and scientific literature searches preferably in a biopharmaceutical industry setting
  • od kledge in the handling and analysis of protein sequences
  • Experience in the drafting of patent applications
  • Kledge or experience in IP protection and IP commercialization is a plus
  • Excellent documentation, reporting and communication skills in English
  • Team oriented working style, with the ability to stick to firm deadlines
  • Strong IT and organizational skills

Are you looking for an inspiring, entrepreneurial atmosphere and want to be part of a dynamic team where your contributions are both essential and valued? We are looking for skilled and passionate people who are eager to make an impact. We are offering a permanent position in an innovative environment as well as a competitive compensation package including a participation in the company. We further provide an attractive environment for professional development and personal growth.We are looking forward to receiving your application with reference number NB083 to [email protected].