Senior Intellectual Property Engineer (m/f/d)


Sarriguren, ES, 31621 Hamburg, DE, 22419 Rostock, DE, 18057

DEPARTMENT:  Engineering

Are you passionate about a meaningful job that elevates green and affordable energy around the world? Then join us as Senior Intellectual Property Engineer (m/f/d) 




  • Advising on IP risks and mitigations, supporting multidisciplinary teams on Intellectual Property issues globally at Nordex
  • Reviewing invention disclosures and advising on best protection strategies
  • Managing a broad and technically diverse patent and IP portfolio (including review of patent applications, analysis and response of official actions, oppositions, etc.)
  • Responsible for technology watch and trade secret protection
  • Undertaking patent database searches for patentability analysis, non-infringement studies and freedom-to-operate analyses
  • Support in preparation and negotiation of technology license agreements
  • Raising IP awareness in the organisation by delivering training and being the first point of contact for any IP queries
  • Close collaboration with external patent attorneys




  • Minimum 7 years of experience working on intellectual property protection, preferably in the field of renewable energy/aerospace/IoT
  • Strong technical background with a degree in Engineering or Science
  • Ideally additional training in IP and wind technology
  • Strong communication skills and skilled negotiator
  • You are fluent in English, additional language skills in German or Spanish are nice to have



Nordex adheres to a policy of equal employment opportunity. All employment decisions are made without regard to religion, age, sex, color, national origin, handicap, or other protected class and in full compliance with all federal and state laws.


The manufacture of wind energy plants in the on-shore segment has been our core competence and passion for around 35 years. With more than 46 GW installed capacity worldwide, our turbines supply sustainable energy to more than 80% of the global energy market and we are one of the largest companies in the wind industry. National subsidiaries in more than 30 markets and production facilities in Germany, Spain, Brazil, the USA, Mexico and India offer our more than 9,600 employees the opportunity for international and intercultural cooperation.

We are growing and together driving forward the expansion of alternative energies worldwide - if you wish, from now on with you. Join the #TeamNordex

We look forward to receiving your application! To make it more convenient for you, we are happy to receive your application without a cover letter.