Associate researcher (m/f/x) job with TECHNISCHE UNIVERSITAT DRESDEN (TU DRESDEN)

To TU Dresden, Faculty of Computer Science, Institute of Systems Architecture, the Systems Engineering Chair ( is proposing a project for

Research associate (m/f/x)
(subject to personal qualification, employees are paid according to salary group E 13 TV-L)

departure as soon as possible. The position is limited until May 31, 2023 with the possibility of extension under subsequent third-party funded projects. The duration of employment is governed by Section 2(2) of the Fixed-Term Research Contracts Act (Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz).

The systems engineering chair conducts research in a “Confidential IT Cooperation Project” with Huawei Technologies Düsseldorf GmbH.

Tasks: research in the field of the chair, particularly in the field of cloud computing and confidential computing. In this context, the main lines of research relate to the development of a confidential computing platform. The development, publication and presentation of scientific publications at national and international conferences as well as journals are expected.

Terms: very good university degree (M.Sc., Dipl.) in computer science; strong skills in distributed systems and security; ability to work independently and purposefully in a team; an integrative and cooperative personality with excellent communication and social skills; high engagement; fluency in English – written and oral; interest in interdisciplinary cooperation in all areas of computer science as well as with industrial partners. We are looking for a personality with hands-on experiences with various programming languages ​​and concepts.

What we offer: You join a team of enthusiastic scientists who creatively pursue their individual research work. We offer a broad, challenging and highly responsible task area with your own leeway and independent work. Flexible working hours, a company pension program with VBL and the possibility of continuing education for professional and personal development are also offered. Applications from women are particularly welcome. The same goes for people with disabilities.

your app (in English only) must include: cover letter, CV, copy of diploma and proof of English skills.

Complete applications must be submitted by June 8, 2022 (the stamped arrival date of the university’s central mail service applies) preferably via the TU Dresden SecureMail portal by sending it as a single pdf document quoting the reference: “Huawei” in the subject header to [email protected] or by mail to: TU Dresden, Fakultät Informatik, Institut für Systemarchitektur, Professur für Systems Engineering, Herrn Prof. Dr. Christof Fetzer, Helmholtzstr. 10, 01069 Dresden, Germany. Please submit copies only, as your application will not be returned to you. Costs incurred to attend interviews cannot be reimbursed.

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