Talent Acquisition Specialist (m/f/x)

About us

The appliedAI Initiative elevates Europe’s industry to become shapers in the age of AI, creating a future that we desire to live in. Through our ecosystem of strong partners, comprehensive programs, services and solutions we advance companies holistically on their AI journey. With our uniquely diverse, interdisciplinary, and driven team, we build on deep technical expertise while specializing on applicability of the solutions. We share a mindset of collaboration and openness with our ecosystem of leading companies and tech players. Our common goal is to strengthen the European landscape, jointly creating unique knowledge for applying trustworthy AI.

Your mission

As our Talent Acquisition Specialist, you'll be the go-to person for attracting the best talent to join our growing organization, making sure we nurture a value-driven culture within our super smart team.

You embody reliability, caring for colleagues and customers, looking out for yourself and others, and being a team player from day one. Your role is crucial as we aim to be a top employer in the field of AI. Within our diverse team, you will contribute your strengths to the following tasks:

  • You are responsible for end-to-end recruiting, from job posting, active search, assessment and selection process, applicant management and interviewing to contract negotiation and preparation.

  • You act as a partner of our people & culture specialists in defining requirements and designing the recruiting strategy for open positions (e.g. in the areas of academy, engineering, strategy or marketing). You are an expert on best practices in the tech industry and continuously develop our recruiting.

  • As part of our team, you will also work on creating employee-oriented structures and processes that help us to continuously improve the candidate and employee experience.

  • You will have the opportunity to use and design the latest (AI based) tools and most innovative HR processes.

  • As we are a fast-growing organization, you can contribute your interests to various interface topics outside of recruiting.

Your profile

  • You have a good feel for people, understand business-side and individual needs, ensuring a perfect match.

  • You have experience in full-cycle recruiting within fast-growing companies or start-ups.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Proven ability to build strong, productive relationships with candidates and hiring managers in an intercultural environment.

  • You work hands-on, with strong team spirit and a positive attitude.

  • With your adaptability and pragmatism, you feel comfortable in a dynamic environment. 

  • You communicate convincingly in English and German.

What we offer

A highly qualified and motivated team of ~120 people is on a journey to change the rapidly evolving European AI Landscape.

  • Flexibility to switch between our office space in Munich and work from home.

  • Opportunity to shape a variety of projects and the development of new, original content based on the latest developments in AI and its adoption in businesses.

  • Want to learn about robotics, autonomous drones or smart factories? All of this is happening at appliedAI

  • You will have access to the newest technologies in the AI domain, budget to drive the education program and peers to develop with

  • An atmosphere that encourages to think and experiment in new ways with software, hardware, and processes

  • Hottest topics of the next decade and freedom and trust to initiate own activities

  • A highly visible initiative that helps you build a large and high-level network of start-ups, partners, and tech companies

  • Budget to visit important conferences, read up on papers and develop your skills with the team - potentially showcasing results at e.g. GTC

  • Internal seminar in machine learning and computer science

  • Further benefits include egym wellpass membership, public transport subsidy, JobRad leasing option, etc. 


Hicham Samma (People and Culture Specialist)
appliedAI Initiative GmbH, August-Everding-Str. 25, 81671 Munich