[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Siemens Novel Businesses looks for entrepreneur in residence with expertise in robotics

Gehring, Anian anian.gehring at siemens.com
Mon Nov 2 05:02:12 PST 2015

Dear Sir or Madam,

please find below a vacancy in the area of robotics that I would kindly ask you to post in your mailinglist.
Many thanks in advance and best regards,

Anian Gehring

Siemens AG
Corporate Technology
Innovative Ventures
Otto-Hahn-Ring 6
81739 München, Deutschland
mailto:anian.gehring at siemens.com

Siemens Aktiengesellschaft: Vorsitzender des Aufsichtsrats: Gerhard Cromme; Vorstand: Joe Kaeser, Vorsitzender; Roland Busch, Lisa Davis, Klaus Helmrich, Janina Kugel, Siegfried Russwurm, Ralf P. Thomas; Sitz der Gesellschaft: Berlin und München, Deutschland; Registergericht: Berlin Charlottenburg, HRB 12300, München, HRB 6684; WEEE-Reg.-Nr. DE 23691322


Siemens Novel Businesses looks for entrepreneur in residence with expertise in robotics

Siemens Novel Businesses (SNB) founds start-ups in business areas that are of potential interest for Siemens. This approach creates the opportunity to test innovative business models in a quick and flexible way. Siemens may later decide to integrate these start-ups into its regular organization, in order to promote the further expansion of the business model within the Siemens network. SNB start-ups operate independently of Siemens and are run by experienced start-up founders. Siemens finances the start-ups in a similar way as used by venture capital investors.

At the earliest date possible Siemens Novel Businesses GmbH is looking for a

Entrepreneur in residence (technology)

The entrepreneur in residence, together with SNB, concretizes a business model and application scenarios in the area of modular robotic hardware and sensor technology. As a freelance worker, in a first stage lasting for two months, the entrepreneur in residence will test technical feasibility and corresponding business models in a quick and flexible way. Depending on the results, the goal of a further stage is to commonly prepare the launch of a SNB financed start-up. For this purpose we are looking for a strong personality with excellent technological expertise in the area of robotic hardware, sensors and their integration. We are looking for a versatile entrepreneur who knows how to make state-of-the-art technologies exploitable for high-tech start-ups.

Your tasks:

·         Evaluation of challenges and feasibility of a modular set for an easy integration of robotic systems

·         Support in developing a corresponding business model

·         Conduct technical market- and competitor analyses

·         Prepare requirement profiles in certain target markets and in application areas respectively

·         Translation into rough specifications of technical systems

·         Preparation of a technical roadmap from status-quo to vision

·         Pitches in front of the SNB management

Your profile:

·         Completed studies in the field of engineering (mechanical engineering, electrical engineering), ideally with a PhD in the area of robotics

·         Extensive experience in building robotic, sensor controlled systems

·         Experience with the Robot Operating System ROS

·         Experience in managing development projects

·         Strong strategic and analytical skills

Our offering:

·         Attractive remuneration and chance for share in the company

·         Dynamic work environment with the attention of top management

·         Team of experienced founders, entrepreneurs and technical experts

·         Steep learning curve, a lot of responsibility and freedom of action

Type of contract: Freelancer, remuneration by agreement

Location: By agreement, usage of rooms at SNB in Munich Neuperlach possible

Your application via Email:

·         Cover letter

·         Resume

·         Most important certificates and references


Heiko Huber

Siemens Novel Businesses GmbH, Otto-Hahn-Ring 6, 81739 München

Phone: +49 (0)89-636-633023
Email: heiko.huber at siemens.com<mailto:heiko.huber at siemens.com>

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