Part-Qualified Patent Attorney, Burgess Hill, Sussex
Part-Qualified Patent Attorney
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Edwards is a leading developer and manufacturer of sophisticated vacuum products, abatement solutions and related value-added services. Our products are integral to manufacturing processes for semiconductors, flat panel displays, LEDs and solar cells; are used within an increasingly diverse range of industrial processes including power, glass and other coating applications, steel and other metallurgy, pharmaceutical and chemical; and for both scientific instruments and a wide range of R&D applications.
This role is based at our Global Technology Centre in Burgess Hill, consequently, we are co-located with many of our key inventors. Burgess Hill is a small town nestled on the edge of the South Downs in the heart of the Sussex countryside having easy access to Brighton and London.
You will work closely with different sectors of the business to ensure that our IP portfolio enhances and supports the changing needs of the Business Area. You will have foundation level UK patent qualifications and will be finals standard for EQEs with 3-5 years of experience prosecuting GB, EP and PCT applications. You will have an engineering or physics background. Ideally, you will have some in-house experience but private practice candidates (especially those who have worked closely with clients in industry) will also be considered.
The IP team has global reach, we have sites in Europe, Asia and US and so a certain amount of travel for the successful candidate is envisaged.
If you are a self-motivated, enthusiastic person with good communication and organisation skills we would like to hear from you.
Please send your CV and cover letter detailing your salary expectations to email@example.com by 20 October 2020.
Edwards is a leading developer and manufacturer of sophisticated vacuum products, abatement solutions and related value-added services.