Hasso Plattner Institute is a world-wide unique place for Digital Engineering, Design Thinking and Entrepreneurship. As a privately funded institute, we offer our students unique, tuition-free programs in IT systems engineering and data engineering that are practice- and innovation-oriented. Academically we are constituted as joint Digital Engineering Faculty of HPI and the University of Potsdam. We also provide excellent research and teaching. 
HPI Entrepreneurship Ecosystem is the central hub at HPI when it comes to entrepreneurial thinking and action. We offer human-centered lectures, programs, events and broad support motivating and empowering digital talents to become the innovators and makers of the 21st century. We empower and support students and scientists to develop scalable products and startups based on ideas, digital technologies and scientific research. Founded startups receive tailored support through acceleration programs, office space, venture funding and access to a broad community of partners, experts and investors.
To further expand our offers, we are seeking ambitious, execution-driven and committed team members as 


Venture Architect Artificial Intelligence (m/f/x)  




Your Role

  • You work with leading European computer scientists and researchers in the field of AI identifying potential projects, technologies and opportunities with commercial viability
  • You lead the process of turning these projects and technologies  into scalable products and ventures creating substantial customer value
  • You identify markets and business opportunities, support the creation of business plans and conduct market research
  • You provide guidance and support to the computer science team from ideation to MVP and business model design
  • You will work closely with our incubation and accelerator program managers to prepare the teams to incorporate the ventures and fundraise


Your Qualification

  • You hold a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Business Administration, Business Informatics, Industrial Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field
  • You ideally bring at least 3 years of experience in venture development or product management, with a focus on AI products
  • Ideally, you have been active as  tech-entrepreneur with an AI-driven startup yourself
  • You possess a strong understanding of AI technologies and their commercial applications
  • You have excellent business and financial analysis skills
  • You are execution-driven and possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • You enjoy working collaboratively in a team environment 


Our Offer

  • You work at one of Europe’s leading institutions at the interface between digital technologies and entrepreneurial impact
  • You have access to large groups of top-talents and  deep-tech projects from Europe and the US
  • You shape with us a new European digital entrepreneurship hub 
  • You become part of a motivated and open team in an inspiring and international environment
  • We offer a secure job with a competitive compensation, flexible working hours, and flat hierarchies directly located at the border between Berlin and Potsdam
  • If desired, you will get the chance to progress a PhD thesis aside your daily work; we will support you in finding a suitable chair supervising the PhD thesis


We are looking forward to receiving your application documents including your salary expectations. Please apply exclusively via our Karriereseite.


Hasso-Plattner-Institut für Digital Engineering gGmbH
Prof.-Dr.-Helmert-Str. 2-3

14482 Potsdam