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Permanent Contract/Full time: Patent counsel & Science & technology analyst, M/F

Required profile

Engineering, master II or PhD. Degree, with strong general interest in broad spectrum of sciences & technologies (including electronics and biomedical fields).

Curious, autonomous and rigorous, you know how to listen and have a strong ability to synthetize with a very good command in English (oral and written).

Experience in patent application drafting and prosecution will be appreciated. European Patent Attorney qualification will be a plus.

Missions and responsibilities

WAINVAM-E proactively builds-up its own patent portfolio and monitors the technology evolution in quantum sensing domain to ensure the competitive positioning of our NV sensors and their current and potential applications. We need dedicated specialists to strengthen the technical search and analysis capability to increase our innovation efficiency and to ensure good quality of protection of our inventions. Reporting to the head of the Intellectual Property group, you will exercise the following responsibilities:

  • Realize technology watch, competitive intelligence and patent landscapes, in collaboration with our R&D, Marketing and Sales teams. For each topic, it is required to conduct searches and analysis of patents, scientific and technical publications, commercial documents (especially on line), prepare synthesis reports with recommendations, and exchange thoughts.
  • Help formalize innovative ideas at early stage, conduct preliminary prior art searches to determine differentiating features which may lead to patent protection. Help inventors analyze prior art documents and compare with patent claims to build and consolidate good arguments.
  • Liaise with Intellectual Property firms to ensure effective protection of WAINVAM-E’s inventions, and gradually internalize patent application drafting, prosecution and management of our patent portfolio.


To apply, send your CV and a cover letter to [email protected].
Please indicate the following reference when applying: WVE-PC-IPI/202209


Contract type

Permanent contract, 39 hours per week, under French law.


Ploemeur (56), Brittany, France.


WAINVAM-E offers competitive salaries based on experience to encourage motivated and creative people to contribute to its success.
As an employee, you have the opportunity to become a shareholder in the company.


Proficiency in English.

Debut date

As soon as possible

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