Information Systems Engineering
Job Offerings
We are always looking for research assistants (d/m/w) to join our team and conduct innovative research in one or several of our research areas (Cloud, Blockchain, Privacy).

Several fully funded positions for a doctorate (100% TV-L E13) are available. New national and international research projects, including lighthouse projects in cooperation with renowned partners in industry and science, are already underway or will start soon at the department.

Feel free to contact us via E-Mail. We are looking forward to meeting you!

Current Job Offerings - Research Associates

Unfortunately, there are no current job offerings at the moment. However, we are looking forward to your speculative application!

Current Job Offerings - Student Research Assistants

Unfortunately, there are no current job offerings at the moment. However, we are looking forward to your speculative application!

Speculative Application

We are always interested in excellent researchers, postdocs or student research assistants with a self-motivated interest in one or several of our research fields (Cloud, Blockchain, Privacy). If you think that this is the right job for you, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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Teaching and Research Assistants

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Research Associate - PhD Opportunity

We are looking for two research associates (d/m/w) to start at the earliest possible for
- innovative research in one or more of the above-mentioned focus areas
- development of innovative methods and prototypes
- scientific dissemination of results at leading conferences worldwide
- dedicated teaching especially in the bachelor's and master's programs of computer science and business informatics.

Participation in new national and European lighthouse projects at the ISE chair, in cooperation with renowned partners in industry and science, including the project family "GAIA-X 4 Future Mobility" or also in the new EU Horizon Program, is possible.

Requirements:
- Successfully completed academic university degree (master's degree, diploma, or equivalent) in Computer Science, Information Systems Engineering/Management, or a related field of study.
- High level of competence in the areas of distributed systems and software engineering
- Excellent written and oral English language skills
- Ability to teach in both German and English languages
- Ability to communicate and work in a team, independent working style, high motivation
- Basic experience in research methods and scientific writing is an advantage
- Experience in teaching and didactic competence are an advantage


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Research Assistants

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Open position: Research Associate for PhD (GAIA-X)

As part of the “Gaia-X 4 Future Mobility” funding program, we at the ISE department, together with other national partners, are exploring the efficient, confidential and traceable exchange of data in open data ecosystems for autonomous, automated driving. To this end, a suitable architecture for a decentralized data marketplace is being developed, which combines cloud, blockchain and identity management solutions in a new way.

We are looking for a research assistant for:
- Passionate research and development within this project
- Research and development of novel approaches for quality-driven design, observation and experimental evaluation of this architecture, especially with respect to traceable yet confidential data settlement
- Scientific dissemination of results at national and international conferences and workshops.

The opportunity to do a doctorate is given and explicitly encouraged.

Requirements:
- Successfully completed university degree (Master, Diplom or equivalent) in Computer Science, Information Systems Engineering/Management, Industrial Engineering or a related field of study.
- Knowledge in the design and operation of distributed systems
- Knowledge in at least one of the following fields: cloud platforms, blockchain technologies, marketplaces, distributed data management
- Ability to communicate and work in a team, independent working style, high motivation
- Very good knowledge of the English language

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Student Research Assistants

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Student Research Assistants (ZokratesPlus)

We are looking for two student research assistants to start in September with 40 monthly hours.

The following skills are required:
- solid programming skills, in one or more of the following programming languages: Javascript, Python,Rust, Solidity or Java
- skills in the area of DevOps as well as practical experience with software development and -management tools, e.g. Github
- very good English skills, both written and spoken
- implementation-driven, goal-oriented working style

The following skills are desirable:
- experience and knowledge in blockchain technologies, security, zero-knowledge proofs, web3 software development, privacy engineering
- experience in the context of open source software development as well as -community management
- experience in marketing, innovation management and business model development

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Student Research Assistant (TEADAL)

We are looking for a student research assistant to start in September with 40 monthly hours.

The following skills are required:
- Excellent programming skills, preferably in one of the following programming languages: Python, Java, Kotlin (Solidity or Ligo would also be advantageous).
- Very good English skills, both written and spoken
- Implementation-driven, goal-oriented working style

The following skills are desirable:
- Experience and knowledge in blockchain-based applications, privacy engineering, data protection, data management or cloud computing.

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4 open positions for student research assistants in research project on cloud & privacy

We are now looking for 4 student assistants for the research project TOUCAN (Transparency in Cloud-Native Architecture and Engineering), funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).

The project will provide support in the prototypical development of system components that assist in the architecture and implementation of privacy-friendly software systems in the cloud. This includes supporting activities in the development of concepts and documentation for continuous integration/deployment pipelines, BPMN business process models or service mesh extensions for the transparent processing of personal data as well as support in the development of corresponding software components according to the specified system architecture and preparation of a demonstrator prototype.

The project offers contact with a well-known industry partner and business travel (subject to funding commitment).

Desired Knowledge and Skills:

- Excellent programming skills, preferably in one of the programming languages: Python, Java, Go.
- Very good English skills, both written and spoken
- Implementation-oriented and goal-oriented way of working
- Technical-legal interest in data protection (incl. EU-GDPR)
- Also desirable: experience and knowledge in the areas of cloud computing and/or privacy engineering.

Contact: Elias Grünewald, M.Sc.
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