Junior Patent Attorney (m/f)

Aubonne, Switzerland
Feb 19, 2018
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time

Your assignments

  • Work closely with cross‐functional project teams to guide the design of biosimilar products, formulations and manufacturing processes
  • Study the prior art and competitor manufacturing patents
  • Draft scientific arguments and present evidence that a particular competitor manufacturing process is not patentable
  • Direct R&D scientists to conduct experiments to support such evidence
  • Spot patentable features of our own manufacturing processes
  • Shadow and support US and European Patent attorneys including participation in project team meetings, provision of IP advice and assistence in due diligence and licensing deals

Your profile

  • A postgraduate qualification (PhD/MSc) in the field of Biologics, Biochemistry or Life Sciences
  • Experience in antibody manufacturing process development or antibody analytics desirable
  • Strong interpersonal and presentations skills
  • Creative, strategic and motivated thinking
  • Ability to work independently within international teams
  • Excellent command of English