Technology Cooperation Expert

VEAB01530

Your mission

As Technology Cooperation Expert, you identify and set up new research collaborations for the telecom industry. You form the link between the expertise from the researchers and the business applications. Your responsibilities include:

  • Identify new adequate cooperation partners for research cooperation
  • Analyse their fit to the needs and strategy of the internal business
  • Advice, coach and propose cooperation methods for the R&D centra
  • Define and plan the annual cooperation strategy
  • Maintain and built relationships with current and prospective international project partners (academic or industrial)
  • Follow the new technologies in Artificial Intelligence, Machine learning, Big Data, Electronics and other ICT technology
  • Network to identify interesting partners for future projects

Your experience

  • PhD or Postdoc in engineering (Computer Science) or equivalent through experience
  • Working experience in research and teaching in the university, working in an ICT company
  • Proficient in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Data Analysis
  • Broad background in the required technologies in these fields
  • A (large) personal network in the European industry, academia and partnership research landscape
  • Good networker with good presentation skills
  • Excellent intercultural communication and coordination skills
  • Experience with Asian business culture is an advantage
  • Willingness to travel frequently, mostly in Europe
  • Fluent in English, Dutch or French is a plus

VeroTech offers you

  • Grow your talents by challenging mid to long-term R&D projects in different industries
  • Join an inspiring community of engineers with different backgrounds and seniority levels
  • Working in a people-oriented company with an informal working environment
  • Close follow-up of your career path combined with technical and business related trainings
  • A motivating salary, with extralegal benefits and the possibility of a company car

Location

Leuven

Publication date

28-01-2019