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IP Officer

Netherlands, EindhovenMid-level

Job description

Climate change is real and we need to act fast. Our purpose is to restore the carbon balance in our atmosphere. We believe it’s important to have a positive impact on society, the economy, and the climate.

Do you enjoy the thrill of the hunt for new patents and are you excited about discovering new technologies? Join our team as our new IP Officer

Your role as IP Officer:

You will be our first IP Officer working together with all departments of our organization. Your mission is to build our patent portfolio while at the same time researching and reviewing competitors' patent portfolios to assess future hinder and risks on which to base our future business decisions and technology innovations on.

Your responsibilities

  • Carrying out all patent-related searches through patent databases.

  • Continuously monitoring competitors' patents in our domain, looking for equivalent patents of comparable technology in intellectual property management systems and databases. 

  • Form a link and function as a translator between the team and the patent attorney.

  • Advising the team on your findings on the risks of competitors' patents.

  • Creating reports and presenting findings to internal stakeholders in a complete and concise manner.

  • Cooperating with our external patent attorneys to manage the patent portfolio from start to finish. 

Why join us?

We are a purpose-driven international and multidisciplinary team of engineers, researchers, and business professionals. At the heart of this, all are the people who are energized by our purpose: to reverse climate change! Furthermore...

  • Make a real difference in one of the biggest challenges of our time.
  • Become part of a fun, experienced, international, and ambitious team.

  • Work in a start-up where everything needs attention and changes so… never a dull moment.

  • Work in an autonomous, hybrid environment where flexibility and ownership are highly stimulated. 

  • Daily walks around the High Tech Campus with your team.

  • Join in monthly fun team events and activities such as jeu de boules and pizza nights. 

  • A permanent contract and other benefits that you can find below. 

Job requirements

We would love to meet you if you:

  • Have a Bachelors or Masters degree in physics, engineering, science, or in another relevant field.

  • Have at least 2 years of intellectual property experience or a similar role ( e.g.patent researcher) and it would be great if you have experience in the technical or engineering sector. 

  • Have a great understanding of technical aspects and a genuine interest in technology and new inventions.

  • Have good English language skills, both spoken and written.

  • Are enthusiastic about discovering new technologies and enjoys the thrill of the hunt for relevant patents.

  • Are energized by our purpose and is ready to take a leap into our startup.

  • Are living within commuting distance from Eindhoven or willing to move there, because that’s where our magic happens!

About Carbyon

At Carbyon we envision and contribute to a future where fossil carbon is entirely replaced by atmospheric carbon. Our breakthrough technology enables extreme energy efficiency and low manufacturing costs, turning it into an economically viable solution that can be scaled up worldwide.

Are you ready energized by our purpose and driven to work together on our mission? Please reach out to us.
We would love meet you!

Netherlands, Eindhoven


Perks & Benefits

30 paid days-off

You are entitled to 30 paid vacation days per year.

Flexible hours

You choose which working hours suit you best during the week.

Work equipment

You receive a company laptop and we cover your phone bill expenses.

Hybrid work

You can work from home or our office, whatever you prefer.

Permanent contract

You receive a permanent contract because we believe in our people.

More benefits will follow

As our company grows, our benefits grow with us. To be continued...