Generative AI Engineer (m/f/x)

About us

The appliedAI Initiative elevates Europe’s industry to become shapers in the age of AI, creating a future that we desire to live in. Through our ecosystem of strong partners, comprehensive programs, services and solutions we advance companies holistically on their AI journey. With our uniquely diverse, interdisciplinary, and driven team, we build on deep technical expertise while specializing on applicability of the solutions. We share a mindset of collaboration and openness with our ecosystem of leading companies and tech players. Our common goal is to strengthen the European landscape, jointly creating unique knowledge for applying trustworthy AI.

Your mission

We are in search of a proficient AI Engineer, preferably with expertise in Natural Language Processing (NLP), Generative AI, LLMs, Deep Learning, and AI solution architecture. You will be working as a Generative AI Engineer in our Innovation Lab. Here, you will play a pivotal role in bridging Generative AI with business innovation, leading the development of pioneering applications customized for various industries, and fostering collaborative tech development.

We understand that building innovative AI products is more than hacking scripts and notebooks together. We see it as an  engineering discipline and therefore at the intersection of Software Engineering and deep AI Research. Pragmatism and an understanding of latest software development and AI  tools are essential to well founded AI solutions. 

You will play an important role in the development, driving the decision making and implementation of innovative AI solutions for diverse industries, leveraging your technical expertise. The ideal candidate should have a good understanding of AI technologies and experience in designing and implementing cutting-edge AI models and systems. As part of our Innovation Lab, you collaborate closely with other AI Experts, AI Strategists and Product Owners to deliver high-potential, cutting-edge, game-changing prototypes and products. These will lay a foundation for further development of AI capabilities within appliedAI or productionization of promising products for our partner companies.

Your profile

  • In-depth knowledge in machine learning,  deep learning and generative AI techniques. A STEM-Degree or equivalent, such as one in Data Science, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or Engineering discipline, is preferred.

  • Ideally up to 2 years of working experience in a comparable engineer position

  • Advanced experience with Python, frameworks like TensorFlow or PyTorch

  • Initial experience with DevOps and MLOps practices, and cloud platforms such as Azure, AWS or GCP.

  • Solid knowledge across essential statistics and machine/deep learning concepts

  • Advanced knowledge in at least one specific domain in DL/ML/Data Science/Statistics/NLP. From transformers to Bayesian graphical models to model interpretability or meta-learning for neural networks, you tell us about it. 

  • Ideally, hands on experience with model training, fine-tuning, evaluation, optimization of LLMs

  • You work best in a high-performing team and have the drive & willingness to learn new things and to continuously improve yourself and appliedAI

  • You posses excellent technical, analytical and problem-solving skills and combine them with good presentation and communication skills

  • You see yourself as a self motivated, responsible, reliable person and strong team player.  

  • Fluent English

What we offer

A highly qualified and motivated team of ~120 people is on a journey to change the rapidly evolving European AI Landscape.

  • Flexibility to switch between our office spaces in Munich (House of Communication), Heilbronn (IPAI - Innovation Park Artificial Intelligence) and work from home.

  • Opportunity to shape a variety of projects and the development of new, original content based on the latest developments in AI and its adoption in businesses

  • You will have access to the newest technologies in the AI domain, budget to drive the innovation lab program and peers to develop with

  • An atmosphere that encourages to think and experiment in new ways with software, hardware, and processes

  • Hottest topics of the next decade and freedom and trust to initiate own activities

  • A highly visible initiative that helps you build a large and high-level network of start-ups, partners, and tech companies

  • Budget to visit important conferences, read up on papers and develop your skills with the team - potentially showcasing results at e.g. GTC

  • Further benefits include egym wellpass membership, public transport subsidy, JobRad leasing option, etc.


Hicham Samma (People and Culture Specialist)
appliedAI Initiative GmbH, August-Everding-Str. 25, 81671 Munich