TU Munich – Project Manager Venture Lab Quantum (m/f/d)

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You are passionate about technology? You want to support deep tech start-up founders in bringing their products from the lab into the world? Then join us as part of the Venture Lab Quantum and become part of Munich’s vibrant deep tech start- up community. We are the central engine for entrepreneurial efforts in quantum technologies in Munich and part of the flagship initiative Munich Quantum Valley. In close collaboration with our local ecosystem, we are building one of the leading innovation hubs for Quantum Technologies on the globe. As part of the core team of our Venture Lab we are looking for a Project Manager Venture Lab Quantum (m/f/d) (100% full-time position, part-time possible).

How you will support us

  • Design and execution of educational programs at the intersection of quantum tech and entrepreneurship

  • Conception of new formats for the creation of business ideas based on scientific discoveries

  • Support aspiring founders during their transition from education programs into the early phases of incubation

  • Creation of a strong network with key academic and industrial stakeholders

  • Analysis and sighting of new technology trends and their potential use cases

  • Drive the awareness about the TUM Venture Labs and the Venture Lab Quantum on campus and at external events

Your profile

  • University degree (Master, PhD preferred), in Quantum Science or Physics

  • Interest in working with startups or in entrepreneurial ecosystems

  • Experience in collaborating with scientists and working in an academic environment

  • First professional experience related to project management and strong organizational skills

  • Very good interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

  • Self-driven and pragmatic way of working with a high degree of ownership

  • Strong team player comfortable to navigate a large and diverse stakeholder landscape

  • Fluency in German and English

What you can expect in return

  • Work within a dynamic and highly motivated environment

  • Become part of our unique network of exceptional research institutions, UnternehmerTUM as Europe’s leading entrepreneurship center and leading industry partners

  • Get insight into Munich’s deep tech start-up scene and work in one of the hottest fields of technological innovation

Working relationship will be until 31.12.24 (with a planned project extension until October 2026). Employment via the Technical University of Munich and compensation and terms are in line with TV-L E13 (full-time). As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, TUM explicitly encourages applications from women as well as from all others who would bring additional diversity dimensions to the university’s research and teaching strategies. Preference will be given to disabled candidates with essentially the same qualifications.

Please apply with a cover letter stating the earliest date of entry, CV and copies of your most important certificates via quantum(at)tum-venture-labs.de with the subject "Project Manager VL Quantum".


Technische Universität München
Lehrstuhl für Technische Physik (E23)
Christopher Trummer
Walther-Meißner Straße 8, 85748 Garching
Weitere Informationen: https://www.tum-venture-labs.de/labs/quantum/

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