EPIC Technology Expert (f/m/d)

About EPIC – European Photonics Industry Consortium

EPIC (European Photonics Industry Consortium) is the world leading industry association that promotes the sustainable development of organizations working in the field of photonics in Europe. EPIC represents over 750 companies and fosters a vibrant photonics ecosystem by maintaining a strong network and acting as a catalyst and facilitator for technological and commercial advancement. EPIC publishes market and technology reports, organizes technical workshops and B2B roundtables, supports EU funding proposals, advocacy and lobbying, education and training activities, standards and roadmaps, pavilions at exhibitions. epic-photonics.com

What you bring with you

  • You bring passion, an existing network, and you are an expert in photonics technologies, especially laser technology, and its applications
  • You have experience, actively engaging key contacts and stakeholders at various levels of organizations and driving successful industry collaboration
  • Education Level Master / Engineer is required
  • Proficient level of English. German speaking is a plus
  • Experience in managing European Funded projects is a plus, but not mandatory

Job description and your responsibilities

  • Identify key contacts / stakeholders in various photonics technology fields
  • Engage EPIC members in technology development opportunities
  • Engage EPIC members with key experts and leaders of the photonics industry
  • Develop a dissemination and communication plan for a European project in photonics, and administrative management during project period
  • Organize photonics technology workshops and events
  • 50-70 days travel per year is expected, mainly within Europe

What we offer

  • As we are active all over Europe, you work independently from mobile office / home
  • 30 days holiday and competitive salary package
  • A varied and responsible task in a team of 15 colleagues, with passion for photonics and connecting people

Applications enclosing CV and motivation letter are welcome by e-mail to ulrike.helfferich@epic-photonics.com