Are you keen on starting a career within patents while working on innovative digital solutions that make a real difference in the lives of both patients and dental professionals around the world? We invite you to become a part of our dynamic Intellectual Property (IP) team that is responsible for minimizing patent litigation risks and maximizing patent opportunities to allow 3Shape to build on its entrepreneurial success story and continue growth within the MedTech field.
3Shape develops 3D scanners and software solutions that enable dental and hearing professionals to treat more people, more effectively. 3Shape is headquartered in Copenhagen, with development teams in Denmark, Ukraine, North Macedonia and with a production site in Poland. We are a global company with presence in Europe, Asia, and the Americas. Founded in the year 2000, today, we serve customers in over 100 countries. Our growing talent pool includes over 2200 employees.
Join a vibrant, multi-cultural team where collaboration is key, and innovation is celebrated. In this role, you will learn from the other eight members of the IP team and work closely with the R&D department. As a member of the IP team, you will have the opportunity to:
Work closely with our product development teams, gaining in-depth technical and commercial insights, and contribute to project-related patent landscape studies.
Leverage on your acquired knowledge to expand our patent portfolio by identifying innovative ideas and preparing ideas for patenting.
Learn the art of drafting patent applications to enable 3Shape to develop a robust and commercially relevant patent portfolio.
Conduct strategic surveillance of third-party patent publications.
Acquire an in-depth knowledge of European patent law, by following IP courses and seminars, and potentially sit the European Qualifying Examination to become a European Patent Attorney.
This role offers an opportunity to make a meaningful impact on our organization’s patent endeavors, and to shape the future of dental dentistry.
As an ideal candidate, you
Just finished, or are about to finish, a university degree in physics, software, electrical engineering, or a similar degree. We also encourage applicants with research experience in a relevant technical area or 1 or 2 years of experience within the patent field to apply.
Have a curious mindset, are eager to learn and have the desire to deliver great results.
Exhibit effective interpersonal skills, enabling you to thrive in both collaborative team environments and when working alone.
Have advanced written and verbal communication skills in English.
When to apply
If you're excited about the prospect of shaping the future of the dental dentistry and contributing to cutting-edge MedTech solutions, then apply now with your cover letter, CV, and an overview of courses and grades. We are eager to meet you and will be conducting interviews on a continuous basis.
3Shape: An exciting, visionary, and international place to work
Join one of the most exciting Danish tech companies in the medical device industry and make an impact. With us you will be able to work on solutions used by thousands of dental professionals worldwide.
A vibrant and international environment with social, diverse, and highly skilled and cooperative colleagues - we are more than 40 nationalities in our DK based office.
An attractive healthcare package to keep you fit and well.
Breakfast every day, and a delicious and healthy lunch cooked by our private chefs.
We provide a great social work environment with many optional activities and social clubs, ranging from wine & beer, board games, running to bicycle clubs.
Good work/life balance e.g., work from home policy for up to 2 days per week.
Attractive offices and R&D lab spaces in downtown Copenhagen close to Kgs. Nytorv, Nyhavn, and the Copenhagen Canals.
Purpose: Help improve dental patients on a global scale.
We encourage all relevant applicants to apply. We are committed to celebrating human diversity, and we trust that the best way to reach outstanding business results, is by welcoming diverse people into our community.
3Shape started with a simple idea - to make 3D scanning better. First, we applied it to the hearing industry, then we succeeded in dentistry. Twenty years later, 3Shape has 2,000+ employees globally. With the help of dental professionals and amazing colleagues we’re creating award-winning scanning and CAD/CAM solutions to change dentistry together! Together, we contribute to a better world. Experience the everyday #lifeat3Shape across the globe on LinkedIn.
Life at 3Shape is great! We bring passion and talent to work every day to innovate for superior patient care. 3Shape is built on a culture of thinking differently and being innovative when solving challenges. We embrace new ways to exchange ideas with colleagues across departments and think and work in an agile way. Experience the everyday #lifeat3Shape across the globe on LinkedIn.
3Shape develops 3D scanners and software solutions that enable dental and hearing professionals to treat more people, more effectively and with superior care. We are a global market-leading provider of dental and audio technology for laboratories and clinics.
Our growing talent pool of over 2,000 employees spans 50+ nationalities and is energized by knowing that together, we contribute to a better world.
Two graduate students founded 3Shape in Denmark’s capital, Copenhagen in the year 2000. Today, 3Shape employees serve customers in over 100 countries. As a privately-owned company, decisions are made fast, and we remain agile.
3Shape is headquartered in Copenhagen, with development teams in Denmark, Ukraine and Macedonia with a production site in Poland. 3Shape is a global company with presence in Europe, Asia and the Americas.
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