BTO is an exciting and innovative workplace. We are working on high-potential research projects, innovative entrepreneurial companies and great ideas, and you will help to resolve the challenges that today’s society faces together with colleagues, researchers and industry.
We are constantly developing, and are looking for employees who are flexible, structured, proactive and innovative. You must be able to easily understand new fields, and have the ability to explain complex projects in an easily understandable manner. It is also important that you have great written and verbal communication skills.
What can we offer?
We offer exciting and challenging positions in a dynamic environment. Our colleagues have great team spirit, and are creative and community oriented. We are located at contemporary and inspirational office spaces in the Science Center at Marineholmen (Vitensenteret).
We offer competitive salaries with good insurance and pension schemes.
All positions are permanent and 100%. The positions have different tasks, and required qualifications. Application deadline for all positions are 11. March 2016.
We are looking for a legal professional with understanding for, insight of and experience from patenting processes. You must have a master in law or similar, and at least five years of relevant work experience.
Project Manager, Nyskapningsparken Incubator
We are looking for a flexible project manager with higher education in marketing, finance or law, and interest in innovation and entrepreneurship. You should be a team player, and enjoy a dynamic environment with a high pace during the workday.
Business Developer, Marine projects
We are looking for a business developer who will work with marine projects; aquaculture, fishery, seafood and biotechnology. You must have higher education, and 5 – 8 years of experience in a relevant industry.
Business Developer, Health projects
We are looking for a business developer who will work with health projects. You must have higher education in medicine or health sciences, and you should have extensive knowledge of research and industrial experience.
Business Developer, User-driven innovations
We are looking for a business developer who will work with user-driven innovation. You must have higher education, and at least 3 – 5 years of work experience, preferably from the health sector and/or as a project manager. Experience from business/industry, user-driven innovation and good financial understanding is an advantage.
Bergen Teknologioverføring’s (BTO) objective is to help bringing research with innovative potential to the market, so that it can benefit the society. BTO is owned by the University of Bergen, Bergen University Hospital, the Institute of Marine Research, Bergen University College and SIVA. In addition, we have agreements with most research institutions in the Bergen area. These institutions represent around 4000 research FTEs. Since the establishment of BTO in 2004, we have assisted with the start-up of 50 companies, and signed more than 100 agreements of commercial application. BTO is also responsible for facilitating around 45 startup companies through Nyskapingsparken Incubator. In addition, BTO recently took over the responsibility for managing clinical trials for Haukeland University Hospital and the University of Bergen.