Future Needs is a Cyprus-based SME which helps Tech-innovators get their R&D funded and overcome the “death valley curve” for their new products. We do so in 3 ways: 1) by helping our clients apply for funding and develop sustainable business models, 2) by optimizing the design of our clients’ services to achieve maximum user acceptance and consumer uptake, and 3) by ensuring compliance of their products and services with EU security standards.
Either in the role of a consultant or a consortium partner, we help our clients -innovative companies and leading researchers- in securing funding for and implementation of ambitious R&D projects in the Transport and Mobility sector, by taking research results from the stage of experimentation to the stage of commercialization.
We use the broad range of social and political research methods to:
To strengthen our team, Future Needs is looking for a Researcher in Transport Economics and Business, to work on a European level on the definition and rollout of U-space (drone traffic management) and Urban Air Mobility (aviation inside cities) and build together with us a future where drones benefit both business and society.
The researcher will be performing and coordinating research in EU research projects such as SAFIR-Med and Oenobotics and in particular working on assessing the social, economic and environmental impacts of drone technology deployment in urban and rural areas and training relevant stakeholders in this technology uptake.
Over the course of each project, you will gather and analyse information, formulate and test hypotheses, and develop and communicate recommendations. You’ll also structure and write reports aimed at different audiences, from public authorities to technical experts and general public. In some cases, you will be asked to travel to your client site (within Europe).
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At Future Needs, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status or any other legally protected characteristic.
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