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Students/interns - Student Entrepreneur in Residence (m/f/d)

Intern / Student · München

About us

tacterion is a high-tech startup based in Munich and was founded in 2015 as a spin-off of the German Aerospace Center (DLR). tacterion develops and markets a unique sensor technology called sensorskin. Based on our sensorskin technology, plyon® is our first product platform. It combines a highly flexible sensory layer that measures interaction and pressure on any surface with algorithms to understand how users interact with it. This patented technology was originally developed for robotics and provides the sense of touch for products and machines. tacterion’s sensitive surface layers enable the next generation of truly interactive and responsive products.

Why we need you
World-leading companies approach us to realize innovative interfaces and products using tacterion’s plyon technology. We are growing rapidly and are looking for someone who wants to help shape the future of our company. Your opinions, ideas and input matter. As Student Entrepreneur in Residence, you will work closely with our team in the areas of people operations, opportunity recognition, marketing, and investor relations. With your drive and hands-on attitude, you will help us to scale our operations, build our team, and ensure companies around the world know us as a high-tech startup enabling human-centered products by touch on any surface.
What to expect
Since tacterion is still a young company, you will take over a demanding but multifaceted position close to tacterion’s founders. You will join a dynamic team of experienced professionals, young graduates, and motivated students all working towards bringing tacterion’s plyon technology to the market. We are working on exciting customer projects every day. Your understanding of business models and financial modeling as well as your analytical skills will be essential in supporting our day-to-day decision-making. You will research current and future needs of our customers and help to analyze how tacterion can realize its full potential.
Your profile in short
  • Student in the area of business administration, communication sciences, or similar
  • Communicative, motivated, strong analytical thinker
  • Skilled in Excel, PowerPoint and navigating research databases and social networks
  • Fluent in German and English, ready to work hands-on
  • Available as intern for minimum three months, or six months as working student 
Why you will love tacterion
We offer a creative and solution-oriented work environment to unleash your full potential and development as a person. With an eight-digit investment to fuel our growth over the upcoming years, we offer the mentality of a dynamic high-tech startup combined with the financial soundness and long-term commitment you would expect from your employer.
  • Student position in a dynamic and motivated startup team
  • Insights into the daily operations of a fast-growing high-tech startup
  • Startup work atmosphere with the opportunity to quickly take over responsibility
  • As working student, flexible hours that allow you to focus on your studies when needed 

We are excited to get to know you!

We are thrilled that you are considering a career at tacterion!
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