Manager, Intellectual Property & Knowledge Management

Job Description


Job Responsibilities

  • Assist the Head of Intellectual Property & Knowledge Management in managing in-house IP and Knowledge Management procedures covering invention review, patent drafting, patent filing, patent maintenance and capturing of R&D records.
  • Improve in-house procedures if needed.
  • Support procedure compliance.
  • Conduct prior art search and claim analysis.
  • Work with inventors and external patent agents.
  • Support in-house patent review committee meetings.
  • Provide Intellectual Property training to staff members.
  • Manage patent budgets and expenses.
  • Perform other tasks as assigned by the management.


  • Bachelor’s degree or above in Science or Engineering or relevant disciplines. Higher degree is an advantage.
  • Bachelor’s degree with more than 6 years’ relevant work experience or Master’s degree with 3 years’ relevant work experience is highly preferred.
  • Qualified patent agent is preferred.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.
  • Lives ASTRI values.


The appointment will be on renewable contract terms with a competitive salary and performance-linked variable pay. Fringe benefits include paid leave, medical and dental benefits, insurance coverage and contribution to MPF. The incumbent will normally work a five-day week.

Interested candidates please send application (quoting Ref. No.) with detailed resume, current and expected salary to Talent Acquisition via email to [email protected]

Application will be open until the position is filled. Only short-listed candidates will be notified. ASTRI reserves the right not to fill the position.

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