Patent Expert (M/F/D)*

European Patent Attorney

We are strengthening our team in the patent department. In this position as a patent expert, you will work closely with our Product Development department, making an essential contribution for our innovative logistics systems. You are characterised by an accurate and structured way of working and you enjoy using your high affinity for technology at work.

BLJR Jürgen Bleicher Human Resources Manager
Jürgen Bleicher


  • Administration, handling and evaluation of invention reports

  • Preparation of patent applications and supervision of ongoing examination procedures (national and international)

  • Handling of objection and complaints procedures

  • Analysis of research reports about current product developments

  • Checking of infringements of intellectual property rights with our Product Development department

  • Reporting related to our IP portfolio


  • Successfully completed education (FH/university) in Mechatronics/Mechanical Engineering or Technical Physics

  • Qualification as European Patent Attorney

  • Several years of relevant job experience with patents

  • Good command of business German and English

  • High analytical and communication skills

  • Sense of responsibility and structured way of working


  • Good transport connections, free parking, shuttle service, e-bikes, etc.

  • Flexible working hours and a generous home office model for a maximum of flexibility

  • Cooperation across departments in international teams

  • Flat hierarchies and short decision-making processes

  • A reliable and stable employer based on the philosophy "Focusing on People – Learning and Growing"

  • Collaboration in a committed team, individual opportunities to contribute, clear goals and an open feedback culture

BLJR Jürgen Bleicher Human Resources Manager
Jürgen Bleicher

We offer an attractive salary in line with the market, which can be above the collective agreement depending on qualifications and experience. The minimum gross basic salary based on full-time employment per year is 56.936 Euro.


*TGW is an employer that promotes equal opportunities. We invite everybody interested in this job to apply.


The TGW Logistics Group is one of the leading international suppliers of material handling solutions. For more than 50 years, TGW has been planning and implementing highly automated logistics centres all around the world and also supports them during live operation – from mechatronics and controls to robotics, software and IT. Customers like Puma, Levi Strauss, Urban Outfitters, Mango or Zalando trust in TGW. TGW has locations in Europe, Asia and the USA and employs more than 4,400 people. As a foundation-owned company, a special focus is on a value-based company culture in line with the philosophy "Focusing on People – Learning and Growing".

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