In house Patent Attorney – Part Qualified
Team – R&D/Legal
Location – Stockport
Contract – Permanent, Full time
GroundWOW’s autonomous ground printers integrate Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Robotics to provide unrivalled ground marking capability to world leading sports stadia and venues. We’re a fast-paced scale-up that’s home to a team of highly talented people. We’re constantly developing innovative solutions to interesting problems, and we want you to join us!
About the job
This is an amazing opportunity to join GroundWOW at an early stage and help to create value through implementing our Intellectual Property (IP) strategy in-house. You will help GroundWOW manage and expand our growing IP portfolio by working at several stages of IP value creation, such as: invention capture and evaluation, patent search and analysis, patent drafting and overseeing the examination process for patent applications. As a technology business our IP is critical to safeguarding the thousands of hours of hard work put in by everyone across the business. This role is hugely important to underpinning that IP and thereby all of our efforts.
You will report to the Director of Value Creation, Legal & IP, an experienced dual qualified Patent attorney who will provide both supervision and the opportunity for professional development. With her you will be a key member of the business’ legal team, working closely with the R&D function.
With a large degree of responsibility and the opportunity to make the role your own, you will get to:
The key skills and qualifications you have include:
In addition, we would welcome:
The role comes with a number of benefits including:
We believe in equal opportunities
GroundWOW is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace and so welcome applications from people of all backgrounds, with different outlooks and experiences.
To apply, please email Legal@groundwow.com.