Natural Scientist, Computer Scientist, Engineer, Neuroscientist - Research Manager (m/f/d)

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We’re applying to you. You may be surprised by this sentence, since you’re actually the one currently applying! As teaser trailer, here are 5 arguments. You’ll see the blockbuster during the application process, and you’ll get to create the sequels with us once you’re part of the TWT team!
  • Topics on the cutting edge. Artificial Intelligence, Autonomous Driving, E-Mobility, Model Based Systems Engineering, and Virtual Experience.
  • Our claim. Thanks to our research expertise we score high in our industrial projects.
  • We are a TOP team. Highly qualified (PhD/Masters), innovative, cosmopolitan, and with a soft spot for collaborative work.
  • Our clients and partners. Mercedes-Benz, Daimler Truck, BMW, Audi, Porsche, CARIAD, IBM, Dassault Systèmes, Samsung, and Microsoft.
  • Remote work. Close cooperation with our clients, either virtually or at one of our locations, depending on the project.

Your Tasks

  • You act as a creative incubator for innovative ideas and invent visionary technologies as part of an interdisciplinary team for which you win adequate international research projects.
  • You are an expert for recognizing innovative trends in our key markets and by that help us to early adapt to future challenges, e.g. regarding AI, Autonomous Driving, Edge Computing, Green Technology, HMI, Future Engineering, Data Science, Systems Engineering, Virtual Experience, Quantum Computing.
  • You coordinate research topics, create internal and external partner networks, build consortia and find adequate research calls.
  • You develop complex high-end methods as well as scientific case studies and present our research results at international conferences.

Your Profile

  • Excellent degree in STEM studies with PhD
  • Experience in acquisition and coordination of international, collaborative research projects
  • Ability to motivate and present in public as well as to think and act independently at a high complexity level
  • An innovative spirit, high sense of responsibility, initiative and a good sense of humor
  • Very good English skills and a cosmopolitan personality, preferably experience in working abroad

Facts & Benefits

  • Work in projects with development and IT departments of premium vehicle manufacturers
  • Contact with leading research universities, such as the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Share your opinion, participate in decisions, leave your own fingerprint
  • Share your expertise in our Training & Knowledge Center
  • Simultaneous and collaborative work using modern digital platforms
  • Flexible work arrangements, an attractive flextime model, and remote work
  • Structured onboarding and an open ear for any and all questions
  • Attractive perks like free coffee, tea, and fresh fruits
Has our application made you curious? Then apply for a job with us!


Reference number TWT-501-EN
Location: Stuttgart, München, Ingolstadt

If you have any questions do not hesitate to contact Dr. Michael Herrnberger.
TWT GmbH Science & Innovation · Ernsthaldenstr. 17 · 70565 Stuttgart · Tel. +49 - 711.21 57 77.0