| Carl Friedrich Gauß Faculty | Department of Computer Science

Open position in Connected and Mobile Systems research group

Open position at Institute of Operating Systems and Computer Networks, Connected and Mobile Systems research group:
scientific employee / PhD student or PostDoc in our research areas Wireless Sensor Networks & Internet of Things, Vehicular Networking, Edge Computing initially limited for 2 years, EG 13 TV-L (100%)

Our research is mainly related to Network & Transport Layer and consider (real-world) application scenarios. In particular, we consider data & information processing and transmission in embedded systems and networks such as Wireless Sensor Networks, Internet of Things, Vehicular Networks and Delay&Disruption Tolerant Networks. For such topics, Edge Computing approaches can be useful and open up new research questions. The tasks of the employee comprise work in research and teaching as well as administrative duties, especially help with design, preparation, and execution of research projects. Earning a PhD or habilitation is possible.

We are looking for applicants with an excellent degree in computer science, computer engineering, or related fields (Master's degree or equivalent, or a PhD), who have a solid knowledge in Connected and Mobile Systems related topics.

We are offering an opportunity to work in our motivated, cooperative team and in a creative, dynamic work environment.

The successful candidate

  • has an above-average degree in computer science, computer engineering, or related fields (Master's degree or equivalent, or a PhD),
  • has profound knowledge and experience in computer networks and protocols in general, and specifically with wireless sensor networks & Internet of Things, vehicular networking, edge computing in relation to sensor networks & vehicular networks,
  • has very good programming experience using C, C++, Java,
  • is proficient in English and can collaborate with partners from many different countries,
  • speaks German, or is willing to learn German, to communicate with the local working group,
  • is self-motivated and well-organized, has an open mind for the other activities of our group, and a healthy team spirit.

Please prepare your application documents in German or English as a combined PDF document consisting of

  • cover letter (including your motivation),
  • CV, including list of publications, awards, etc.,
  • academic records (grades during your previous studies including grading scale details),
  • proof of your language proficiency,
  • if you already have a PhD, include a research statement and future career plan.

Depending on your qualification and fulfillment of personal requirements, the remuneration is based on the salary level TV-L E13. International applicants will need to complete a visa process before hiring can take place. The position is limited, initially for 2 years, with a maximum of 6 years. It is basically part-time suitable but should be 100 percent occupied.

TU Braunschweig is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or any other characteristic protected by German law. Further, TU Braunschweig aims to increase the share of women in academic positions and, therefore, particularly welcomes applications from women. Severely disabled persons are entitled to special consideration (proof must be enclosed). Reimbursement of application expenses is not possible. During the application process, personal data will be stored electronically.

Please send your detailed application via Email (in one PDF file) to Prof. Dr. Lars Wolf by 15.January 2021

Prof. Dr. Lars Wolf
TU Braunschweig, Institut für Betriebssysteme und Rechnerverbund
Mühlenpfordtstr. 23, D-38106 Braunschweig
Email: wolf@ibr.cs.tu-bs.de

last changed 2021-01-07, 09:57 by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Lars Wolf