Eurescom provides comprehensive services for launching industry-driven R&D initiatives. This includes stimulating discussions among core members, providing fora, and organising events as well as setting up a formal structure for such initiatives.
Eurescom’s services include establishing the organisational structure and working procedures, the provision of meeting facilities and office space, and the management of the organisation’s activities.
In special cases, Eurescom offers to share the risk for setting up and running an industry-driven R&D initiative through pre-financing the organisational infrastructure and the management services in the launch phase.
Eurescom has long-term experience in launching and running industry-driven R&D initiatives, including the Celtic EUREKA Cluster and the European Future Internet Alliance (EFIA). Initiatives and organisations using our programme services benefit from our expertise and experience via fast set-up and cost-effective operation.
Technical Project Managers
Eurescom is looking for experienced Technical Project Managers to manage research projects and perform research work in the ICT domain.
Responsibilities include the management and execution of research and development work within international collaborative projects while also having responsibilities for planning, management, co-ordination and financial control of such projects. The majority of our projects are prepared and executed under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.
Candidates should have a background of at least five years post-graduate work in telecommunications or computer science and experience in research or development projects. Ideally candidates should have a mix of technical competence as well as team and/or project management skills. Doctorate studies may count as relevant experience depending on the subjects addressed.
Good communication, facilitation and leadership skills as well as the ability to understand the technical challenges of advanced communications networks and services are essential. All candidates must be able to work in a multi-cultural international environment.
Eurescom is an equal opportunities employer that offers an excellent working environment and a competitive salary based on the experience of the individuals selected. The working language of Eurescom is English. The positions are based in Heidelberg, Germany, and may include significant travel within Europe.