Technical Manager Research & Industry Projects (m/f/x)

Location: Aachen, Germany, Düsseldorf, Germany
Business Unit: Information Security

Your tasks

  • Set and drive technical strategy for Utimaco’s research co-operations
  • Assume accountability for driving the initiative “Quantum Computer Age Security”
  • Represent Utimaco technically towards project partners, public committees and at tech events as trusted advisor
  • Recommend filling IP where applicable
  • Motivate internal and external stakeholders
  • Co-ordinate technical strategy for research and partnering initiatives across PM, corporate, CTO.
  • Drive research and partnering projects incl. providing content
  • Manage first initiative “Quantum Computer Age Security” End-To-End  from technical strategy to hand over to product management
  • Support growing the technology partner network
  • Drive innovation and cooperation projects.
  • Out of the box thinking
  • Fostering of innovation and solution culture
  • Communication of technology strategy
  • Publish technological articles, speak at conferences
  • Create IP (e.g. patents)

Your profile

  • University degree in computer science (PhD preferred)
  • Strong background in cryptography and IT Security (certifications)
  • Extensive experience in leading projects, especially with external partners (reference projects)
  • Experience with customer projects and communication
  • Deep understanding of current IT & IT Security infrastructures
  • Substantial knowledge about crypto asset management (PKI, Key & certificate Life Cycle Management)
  • Expert in security engineering with relation to hardware-based security
  • Experiences in these domains: Finance, Health, Automotive, Telecommunication, Energy,
  • Management and leadership skills
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and drive (Motivation)
  • Structured thinking (self-organization)
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills, listening and teamwork skills, and effective presentation skills
  • Very good English communication skills 
  • Knowledge about Utimaco Product Portfolio

We offer

  • An open and friendly corporate culture characterized by a constructive and cooperative environment
  • Many learning opportunities to deepen your skillset and to support your professional growth
  • Personal coverage by a travel health insurance, a private accident insurance and a company pension plan
  • Access to specific education programs for professional and personal growth
  • Flexible working hours and the option to work mobile, independent time management
  • Challenging tasks and close cooperation with a competent team
  • A dynamic company where teamwork and relationship management are very important

Do you feel addressed?

Then we look forward to receiving a meaningful application stating the earliest possible starting date and your salary expectations.
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