Job title: Intellectual Property (IP) specialist for a High Tech Series-B Scale Up
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Environmental Services
Expertise: Executive Management
Location: SG One-North MRT
Job published: 29/12/2020
Job ID: 30045

Job Description


Our client is an award-winning start-up at Series-B stage, focusing on digitalisation of maintenance operations and emergency response solutions. The company is a leading developer of AI/ML, workflow automation, and mobile field robotics technologies. Its government and large enterprise clients cover various industries including real estate, energy, mining, and security.


Enforce, document and find gaps and trends to help the team shape policies and processes related to IP.

Ensure the right valuation of Patent, Know-How and all other IP related topics.


  • Perform patent searches and investigate competitors technology
  • Conduct patent clearance investigations
  • Develop knowledge of business unit patent and trademark portfolios
  • Develop knowledge of competitor IP
  • Help maintain patent marking websites
  • In coordination with company personnel and outside counsel, develop a strategy to grow the patent portfolio
  • Review competitors patents and classify them
  • Review work performed by outside counsel
  • Draft patent applications and office action responses
  • Interact with inventors and coordinate invention disclosures
  • Review and draft license agreements, non-disclosure agreements, and other contracts
  • Provide support for IP litigation
  • Conduct trademark searches and provide input on trademark filings



  • Master in Engineering is mandatory, Degree in law management is a plus
  • Or Patent Agent with experience drafting patent application and Office Action responses preferred
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in patent searching, drafting, and prosecution
  • Ability to manage patent activities of outside counsel
  • At least 4 years of industry-related experience
  • Hands-on ability



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