Working closely with senior management, engineers and other personnel at Caterpillar’s facilities you will be responsible for invention harvesting, internal and external patent drafting, portfolio management and general IP counselling. You will enjoy broad international exposure to IP matters pertaining to the EAME region and further afield and work closely with colleagues spread over the globe.
Candidates must have a relevant background (such as mechanical/electrical engineering/physics) and be a newly qualified EPA or Finalist, ideally with a national patent qualification. Whether your experience has been in-house or in private practice, you must demonstrate strong commercial judgement, excellent communication skills, self-motivation and ambition. You must also be prepared to undertake a reasonable amount of business travel.