Sr. IP Specialist-高级知识产权专员

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Date: Jan 18, 2022

Location: Shanghai, SH, CN

Company: Wacker Chemie AG


Our world needs ideas! As one of the world’s most research-intensive chemical companies, we have been developing leading solutions for numerous sectors – from construction to photovoltaics and cosmetics to rubber – for over 100 years. We have a global presence with production sites on three continents and 14,600 employees from 70 nations.

At our site in Shanghai, we are currently looking for a(n) Sr. IP Specialist-高级知识产权专员.

Job Responsibilities

- Preparation of opinions regarding Freedom-to-Operate (FTO), validity of third parties' patent rights, and other patent-related matters;
- Draft, file and prosecute original patents and handle employees' remuneration therefore;
- Support business team for detecting possible patent infringement acts and systematically advise on actions to be undertaken;
- Proactively analyze and disseminate patent information within R&D, Technical Service and other business teams;
- Search and monitor patent activities in China in fields of interest to WACKER group;
- Coordinate work of external patent attorneys;
- Work out and maintain up-to date standard documents and procedures in Chinese and English to be used in day-to-day business.


Qualifications Required

- Excellent educational background to Bachelor degree level or beyond in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or Materials Science, or a related chemistry discipline;
- Knowledge and/or experience of patent filing and prosecution either from industrial background or from private practice;
- Knowledge and/or experience in lab research is preferred;
- Ideally qualified as a Chinese Patent Attorney, although candidates close to qualification might be equally considered;
- Fluent in reading and writing Chinese and English.




Sustainability is one of WACKER’s corporate goals – also as an employer. We want you to remain productive, healthy and successful long term. That is why we offer, for example, comprehensive health management and a variety of advanced training programs and courses for individual development opportunities, alongside a good work-life balance. Naturally, we also have a fair compensation system and above-average social benefits. After all, social responsibility has a long tradition at WACKER.


Be part of a family. Across all nations.


We are looking forward to your online application at www.wacker.com/careers
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