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BASF Invention Manager (m/f/d) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : Other

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : trinamiX GmbH

Job ID : EN59196474ONLE2

trinamiX GmbH was established in 2015 with its headquarters in Ludwigshafen and is a wholly owned subsidiary of BASF SE. As a start-up, we are operationally independent and can, at the same time, rely on the competence and experience of the BASF Group. What drives us? Our technologies are designed to make it possible for humans and machines to capture and understand the world - for better decision-making and more security. That is our goal in the areas of 3D sensor technology, distance measurement and infrared sensor technology. We are not looking for successors or replacements for our team. We are looking for pioneers! Learn more about us at

Please note that we do not return paper applications including folders. Therefore please submit only copies and no originals.

First information about our application process can be found here:

Do you have any questions about the application process or the position? Ms. Viktoria Schlueter, Tel.: +49 (0)30 200558521.

What you can expect

Become a part of our team at trinamiX as Invention Manager (m/f/d).

  • You will work very closely with our development team and help identify ideas for potential invention disclosures from intermediate and work results.

  • You will support and lead the elaboration of ideas into invention disclosures, which you then hand over to our IP management.

  • In addition, you will work constructively with our development team to develop options that exclude possible infringements of third party intellectual property rights.

  • You will conduct smaller patent/literature searches independently or guide our external search partners.

  • In line with our business strategy, you will drive idea development in areas that are strategically relevant to us.

What we expect

  • degree in natural sciences ideally supplemented by a PhD

  • technical experience in at least one of the fields of optics, lasers, light, cameras, spectroscopy or software

  • experience in writing invention disclosures is an advantage

  • basic knowledge of intellectual property law is a plus

  • very good English skills, German is a plus

  • communication skills and sociability

  • self-organization and the ability to familiarize yourself with topics independently

  • enjoyment of interdisciplinary cooperation and diligent working methods

We offer

  • An attractive competitive salary that is based on the company's success and your individual performance.

  • Flexible work arrangements so that you can balance your working life and private life.

  • We have a cool new technology that improves dramatically every year.