Spruson & Ferguson (Hong Kong) Limited
About the Company
Spruson & Ferguson is a leading provider of intellectual property (IP) services across the Asia-Pacific region, with more than 350 staff working from our offices in Sydney, Singapore, Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur and Jakarta.
Spruson & Ferguson Hong Kong, including its wholly owned subsidiary Spruson & Ferguson Beijing, has a staff of 54 offering a wide range of IP services in Greater China.
Patent Attorney Traineeships (Electrical / Mechanical / Information Engineering)
jobsDB Ref. JHK100003004998971
Employer Ref. PT ATTORNEY TRAINEE
Due to the growing demand for technology protection in Asia, we are currently looking for Engineers to train as Patent Attorneys.
Successful candidates will receive training and development towards achieving professional status of with attractive remuneration at qualification level. Accordingly, candidates must be ready to make a long-term commitment (typically 4-5 years) to study outside of typical office hours to pass the necessary examinations to qualify as a Patent Attorney.
Candidates will be considered for a Patent Scientist position and a PHD in Electrical / Mechanical / Information Engineering or a Electrical / Mechanical / Information Engineering related and any related work experience will be viewed favorably. More importantly, candidates must exhibit strong English language communication skills (written and oral) and the capacity for understanding diverse technologies. Preference will be given to candidates with 2-3 years industry or post graduate research experience.
The work will involve all aspects of patent work including the drafting, filing and prosecution of patent applications in Asia and abroad.
If you meet the above requirements and are keen to take up these challenges, you are invited to send your detailed resume to us.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.