(Senior) AI Analyst - Use Case Platform (m/f/x)

About us

The appliedAI Institute advances Europe by creating and disseminating expertise in Artificial Intelligence. We are Europe’s largest initiative for the application of cutting-edge trustworthy AI, leveraging Europe's innovative power through education, research, and publications. We aim to be a fully transparent, open-source organization, where everyone is invited to participate, discuss, and to engage with AI. As a non-profit, we create visions for Europe as a society, for us in a world of climate change and for our economy in the age of AI. We want to contribute to sustainable wealth through technology, to shape a world we want to live in.

Your mission

We are looking for an AI analyst for AI-driven use cases and innovations (i.e. start-ups, AI use cases, emerging technologies, trends) to join our mission to be the top address for getting insights into latest AI use cases and applications, hottest AI startups and AI trends and supporting our appliedAI partner ecosystem. 
With your help we want to develop use case research activities with our partner ecosystem, building-up a novel open use case platform for exchanging information of AI use cases within the European AI ecosystem, and transforming our German into an international AI Startup Landscape. Last but not least, you will also investigate trends and emerging AI technologies together with our appliedAI experts and partners. 
You will join a diverse and growing team of AI professionals focusing the transfer of emerging AI technologies and topics into use cases and applications. With your engagement and motivation, we want to guide and support our appliedAI industry partners to get one step closer to becoming an AI champion. 

You will work on:
  • Actively shape the role of the appliedAI Institute as a competence center for understanding, analyzing and communicating AI use cases, the AI ecosystem and innovations across industries and / or driven by emerging technologies 

  • Lead activities on developing specific software products and assets such as a cross-industry AI use case platform, European AI Startup landscape or AI demonstrators to showcase AI potential. All these products have the main goal to enable know-how transfer and sharing within the public German and European AI ecosystem. 

  • Active communication across different channels and formats (e.g. articles and podcasts, workshop and talks on selected conferences)

  • Developing comprehensive reports on the latest AI trends to both technical and non-technical audiences  

  • Support in creating collaboration and partnerships on developing above topics and assets with selected AI initiatives world-wide (e.g. AI Sweden, AI Singapore, GPAI), national AI initiatives like appliedAI Initiative or Innovation Park AI or more general innovation and venture platforms such as UnternehmerTUM. 

Your profile

  • University degree with a focus on either business or technology/data science/ML (or a comparable field)

  • Understanding in at least one industry and the capability of AI (e.g. NLP, Computer Vision, …) in this industry 

  • Experience in project management with focus on software development using agile methodologies such as SCRUM or KANBAN.

  • [Optional] Demonstrated expertise in customer-centric requirement analysis by identifying and prioritizing customer needs

  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving skills and communication skills 

  • Ability to work and translate between different internal and external stakeholders and being comfortable with working with and for an ecosystem

  • Demonstrated expertise in customer-centric requirement analysis by identifying and prioritizing customer needs

  • High level of intellectual curiosity, a self-starter mentality, team spirit and a growth mindset.

  • Fluent English and optionally conversational German 

What we offer

  • A highly qualified and motivated team of ~130 people is on a journey to change the rapidly evolving European AI Landscape. 

  • Flexibility to choose / switch between our amazing office space Munich Urban Colab in Schwabing, Innovation Park AI in Heilbronn and remote work 

  • Part of a new journey with the Innovationspark AI at Heilbronn to join forces 

  • Opportunity to shape the future adaptation of AI foundation models in a variety of projects and activities and its adoption in businesses 

  • Besides foundation models, do you also want to learn about robotics, autonomous drones or smart factories? All of this is happening at appliedAI 

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

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

  • 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 AI/DL conferences.


Hicham Samma (People and Culture Specialist)
appliedAI Initiative GmbH, Freddie-Mercury-Str. 5, 80797 Munich