Are you experienced with patent database searches and either has experience of or have a big interest in the field of Applied Thermodynamics? Do you want to be a part of a growing company in a changing environment? Munters is now looking for a candidate to be part of their team in their new role as Patent Research Specialist.

About Munters

Munters is a global leader in climate solutions for mission-critical processes. We offer innovative, efficient and sustainable solutions for customers in industries where controlling temperature and humidity is mission critical. Our solutions reduce customers’ climate and environmental impact through efficient resource consumption. In this way our solutions contribute to better climate, higher efficiency and reduced carbon emissions. Sustainability is an important part of Munters’ business strategy and value creation. Munters has been defining the future of air treatment since 1955. Today, around 3,940 employees carry out manufacturing and sales in more than 30 countries. Munters Group AB reported annual net sales of more than SEK 7 billion in 2021 and is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. For more information, please visit You can also watch the 27 second clip about Munters on youtube:

The role & responsibilities 

Within the company there are three business areas; FoodTech, AirTech and Data Center Technologies. In this new role at Munters you will be a part of the Patent Department being responsible for patents regarding the whole company with placement at the office in Kista. In your work you will perform novelty searches regarding new inventions, freedom to operate searches, invalidation searches and monitoring of competitors’ patent activities and make reporting of the search results. 

Your profile

  • University degree in Applied Thermodynamics, Energy Technology, Applied Physics or other similar education
  • Experience from the European Patent Office or a national patent office as patent examiner 
  • Other extensive experience from patent database searching
  • Alternative background: 10+ years of experience in a role as Librarian within technical areas
  • Fluency in English (spoken and written)
  • Experience from or willingness to learn the tool PatSnap (patent database)
  • Some international travelling

Information and application
In this recruitment process we are working with EnHunt. For further information about the position you are welcome to contact Kim Johansson on, or +46 70 917 15 31. Welcome with your application as soon as possible.