Overview

appliedAI is looking for a
(Senior) AI Regulatory Expert (m/f/x), full- or part-time

About us
The appliedAI Institute advances Europe by creating and disseminating expertise in Artificial Intelligence. We are Europe’s largest initiative for the application of cutting-edge trustworthy AI, leveraging Europe’s innovative power through education, research, and publications. We aim to be a fully transparent, open-source organization, where everyone is invited to participate, discuss, and to engage with AI. As a non-profit, we create visions for Europe as a society, for us in a world of climate change and for our economy in the age of AI. We want to contribute to sustainable wealth through technology, to shape a world we want to live in.
Your mission
We are looking for an (Senior) AI Regulatory Analyst as part of our newly founded Team on Trustworthy AI. The team follows the mission to enable Trustworthy AI at scale by operationalizing the upcoming AI Regulation (focussing on the EU AI Act) and by initiating trust-building activities from a user-perspective. It belongs to the broader area of MLOperations where we work alongside our colleagues on the ML processes, engineering and infrastructure. We are in direct exchange with ministries on the state and national level, standardization bodies, as well as policy makers at EU level.
As part of your responsibilities, you will focus on the legal and regulatory matters around AI and support our partners and the ecosystem with informing, interpreting and applying the upcoming AI Regulation. Your key activities will include:

Building up expertise about the AI Act and AI-related European and international law
Collaborating with appliedAI colleagues and partners to establish defendable interpretations of the new obligations and requirements
Driving the development and implementation of methods and tools to facilitate compliance with AI Regulation
Engaging with policy-makers in on the state-, federal- and EU- level about the implementing the AI Regulation
Screening and evaluating new standards on AI
Support in designing and operating a AI Regulatory Sandbox

The role is available as full-time or part-time (from 20h/week).
Your profile
LL. M. or PhD in Law with a focus on Digital Technologies, preferably AI
ideally +2-3 years of experience as legal practitioner, ideally in technology related domains or corporate Research and Development
Solid understanding of European Law including the structures and processes in Brussels
A decent understanding about AI/ML Technologies and associated risks and benefits
Confident to bring in legal expertise in diverse teams with business leaders, engineers and other stakeholders in the AI Ecosystem
Excited about the opportunity to drive the Legal-Tech Ecosystem in Europe
Fluent in English
Committed to learning new things and technologies
Good communication skills and a team player attitude across disciplines

Nice to have:

A personal network in the political, academic and technological domain
Existing involvement in policy-making in the field of AI
Experience as a founder or ML Engineer or Data Scientist
Experience in regulated application domains (e.g., finance, healthcare, aerospace…)
German language skills

What we offer
A highly qualified and motivated team of ~70 people is on a journey to change the rapidly evolving European AI Landscape. ~25 of us have a strong scientific, engineering or CS background.

Being part of a new Team on a hot topic with chance to shape the European AI Ecosystem
Boosting the adoption of AI in Europe by fostering compliance
Opportunity to build deep practical expertise about the AI Act and related regulation
An atmosphere that encourages you to think and experiment in new ways with software, hardware, and processes
A highly visible initiative that helps you to build a large and high-level network of start-ups, industry partners, policy actors and tech companies
Budget to develop your skills within the team
Office space in Munich and Heilbronn and the possibility to work remotely
Egym wellpass membership
Public transport subsidy
Coffee and snacks at the office, team events, etc.

Please submit your application here .
Juliane Haspel (Senior HR Business Partner)
appliedAI Institute for Europe gGmbH,
Lichtenbergstraße 6,
85748 Garching bei München
Tel.: 089/541 95807