Patent Engineer (m/f/d)

Permanent position

Full or part time





Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Conducting patent searches with AI-based search tools (novelty searches, FTO searches).
  • Elaboration of technically demanding patent applications in the field of mechanics, physics and electrical engineering
  • Analyze and respond to examination notices of the DPMA and EPO
  • Support of our patent attorneys in opposition and nullity proceedings
  • Support of our patent attorneys with infringement opinions
  • Digital management and monitoring of our clients' patent portfolio using state-of-the-art technologies
  • Actively track and share trends and developments in patent law and the technological landscape


  • Independent way of working
  • Completed degree in engineering, natural sciences, or a related field
  • Proven professional experience as a patent engineer or in a comparable position
  • In-depth knowledge of patent law and the procedures for granting patents before the DPMA and EPO
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in German and English
  • Analytical thinking skills and the ability to communicate complex technical content in an understandable way
  • Pronounced accuracy and diligence in work
  • Ability to work in a team and to work effectively in a dynamic and digital team

Why us?

We are patent attorneys who love our work and pursue the vision of bringing our clients and their innovative ideas to the forefront. In doing so, we aim to be as modern and innovative as our clients. Our Office is a place of meetingThe office is a place where clients and colleagues like to meet in person, even after work for a joint after-work session on one of our roof terraces. The work location, on the other hand, is chosen flexibly. The cooperation at noventive is characterized by flat hierarchies, the personal you is a matter of course.

We have not merely transferred our law firm processes to the digital world, but have rethought them from scratch. Our vision is to make the world a better place through smart solutions automate everything that does not contribute to value creation or quality assurance. So that we can concentrate fully on providing legal advice to our clients, with the personal relationship in the foreground.

We offer:
  • Flexible organization of own work, on-site or remote
  • An exciting and challenging job in a state-of-the-art and digital law firm
  • The opportunity to actively participate in the establishment and further development of the firm
  • A modern working environment with state-of-the-art technologies
  • A competitive salary package and flexible working hours
If you would like to contribute your passion for intellectual property in a future-oriented and modern environment, we look forward to receiving your application!
Please send your application documents, including CV and references.

About us

We build the Operating System for Intellectual Property. The noventive group consists of a technology company and a patent law firm with various brands and services. Our vision is to protect tomorrow's most innovative ideas with the latest technologies. In doing so, we put the client and the patent attorney at the centre and offer them the best possible services for their everyday life. We achieve this through automation, lean processes and innovative solutions.

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