…truly a global superpower in IP.
The Company has a global portfolio of over 80,000 patents. Canon is the only company in the world to have ranked in the top five for US patents awarded for 33 years running. Candidates will join a team of over 20 plus IP professionals in West London and a cohort of 600 IP specialists worldwide.
The wide portfolio of challenging inventions emanating from the Company’s 18 European technology subsidiaries plus its Japanese parent company will test the imagination, creative flair and commercial acumen of any ambitious IP professional.
As a leading technology player, with over 256 subsidiaries and affiliated companies, every day Canon innovates, every day Canon continues to surprise.
Think digital imaging, network video surveillance, video compression, optical character recognition, satellite development, medical advancements and print and scan management.
Candidates will work with R&D teams, scientists, inventors, legal staff and commercial managers.
A major area of activity for the Group is their standard essential patents (SEP) activity, mainly in the area of video compression with colleagues in Canon Research France.