Engineers are coming up with new ideas every day. You create, analyse, build and test. How do we know? Some of our top patent applicants are engineers.
We need your expertise with real world discoveries. We need your problem solving skills and applied creativity. We need your experienced eye.
Join our team as a patent examiner and you’ll see world leading technology and innovation before it becomes public. We need your expertise to decide if an idea is inventive enough to be patented.
At IP Australia we have a passion for bright ideas. We also offer an attractive salary, great work life balance, job security, generous super, flexible working and rewarding career paths in the intellectual property industry.
As a patent examiner you can apply your expertise to make decisions on behalf of all Australians about whether an idea is worthy of being patented. By assessing patent applications, you will support Australian business to commercialise their inventions to drive returns for our economy.
As a patent examiner you will enjoy a high degree of autonomy, allowing you to apply your technical expertise and know-how in a supported environment.
We offer a highly flexible work environment that connects people, place and technology and ensures we have the facilities to meet future demands.
We’d love to hear from you if you specialise in:
- Computer science, physics or applied mathematics
- Electronics or communications
- Biology, chemical or medical
- Engineers, mechanical and medical devices
To learn more about IP Australia, click here.