Technical Consultant at CISPA Incubator

Helmholtz Center for Information Security – CISPA - CISPA - Helmholtz Association

Saarbrücken, Germany

Area of research:

Administrative staff

Starting date:


Job description:

As part of the transition process to an independent research facility, we are forming the executive management team for scientific strategy and technology transfer. We are building on the existing expertise available at the incubator at CISPA in order to provide technical support to spin-off projects.Your responsibilities will include: • Facilitating, coaching and providing technical advice to start-up teams with respect to technological approaches and product development, in addition to assessing market readiness • Consulting and appraising ideas for spin-offs in the context of the StartUpSecure program • Setting up a pool of mentors to provide technical support for start-ups • Planning the technical infrastructure and facilities for a co-working space • Developing and holding events focussing on technical development of IT security solutions • Making contact with start-ups with a view to using the co-working space • Accompanying and coordinating interactions with investors and potential clients from industry • Drafting of concepts for successful formation of start-up teamsYour qualifications: • Degree in computer science, business information systems, IT security or comparable qualification • Experience in academic work and transfer of scientific findings to market-ready products is an advantage • Keen interest in the start-up environment and technical innovation; ideally some experience in the area of start-ups, incubators, accelerators or similar • Independent, structured and analytical approach to work, strong organisational, collaborative and communications skills • Very good command of English and German, both written and spoken

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Quote Reference: Helmholtz-15105250