IP Manager

7+ years • Eindhoven
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How you will make an impact

Your impact as an IP Manager is substantial. You’ll utilize your expertise to identify, monitor, and safeguard the intellectual property rights of our pioneering sustainable energy technologies. Your role involves drafting clear and comprehensive patent claims, collaborating with patent agencies, guiding the filing process, and serving as a valuable advisor to our technical teams and the management team.

What you do as an IP Manager

• Manage patents throughout their lifecycle, ensuring comprehensive protection of intellectual property.
• Conduct thorough research on existing patents, assessing their scientific context to evaluate novelty and inventiveness.
• Collaborate with and advise technical teams to distill the essence of innovative technology and translate it into precise patent claims.
• Guide the filing process of patents at (inter)national patent agencies, and defending them when necessary.
• Develop and execute IP strategies, providing guidance to technical teams in their implementation.
• Monitor technology landscapes, detecting potential infringements on existing patents to uphold IP rights.

Why you make a difference

• Demonstrable extensive experience in drafting and filing patent applications.
• Possess insight into the patent landscape, translating this knowledge into valuable opportunities.
• Demonstrate relevant knowledge and/or education in chemistry, physics, energy technology, or a related technical discipline.
• Hold completed education in intellectual property and/or patent law.
• Exhibit precision and attention to detail in managing complex technical concepts.


fulltime (32-40 hr/week)
as soon as available

What you get in return

Competitive salary

A negotiable salary of €6,000 per month (gross) based on your experience and knowledge.

Flexibility options

Flexibility options, including the opportunity to work (partially) from home and/or coordinate flexible working hours.

Paid vacation

Standard 22 vacation days per year for recharging and relaxation.

Dynamic environment

Inclusion in a results-oriented organization, working towards a common goal with a diverse team. 

Seamless support

 Provision of necessary hardware and software for seamless work execution, wherever you are.

Team events

Team events, including monthly team days, engaging lunch lectures, and enjoyable outings, contributing to an inspiring work culture.

What to expect 


Submit your application; expect a response within 3 business days.

Phone intake

Initial screening over the phone.

Live interviews

A minimum of two rounds, in which you’ll meet with a colleague, HR, and supervisor(s). 


Discuss terms and contract upon a positive match.


Transition smoothly to the team and role.