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Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­si­tät Dres­den - Cen­ter for Infor­ma­tion Ser­vices and High Per­for­mance Com­pu­ting (ZIH)

The TU Dres­den is one of ele­ven Ger­man uni­ver­si­ties that were iden­ti­fied as an “excel­lence uni­ver­sity”. TUD has about 36.500 stu­dents and almost 5319 employees, 507 pro­fes­sors among them, and, thus, is the lar­gest uni­ver­sity in Sax­ony, today.

Having been com­mit­ted to sci­en­ces and the engi­nee­ring before the reuni­fi­ca­tion of Ger­many, TU Dres­den now is a multi-disci­pline uni­ver­sity, also offe­ring huma­nities and social sci­en­ces as well as medi­cine.

Rese­arch Asso­ciate

(sub­ject to per­so­nal qua­li­fi­ca­tion employees are remu­ne­ra­ted accord­ing to salary group E 13 TV-L)
The posi­tion is offe­red, sub­ject to the avai­la­bi­lity of res­sour­ces, wit­hin the rese­arch pro­ject "DaFne – Plat­form Data Fusion Gene­ra­tor for Arti­fi­cial Intel­li­gence" star­ting as soon as pos­si­ble until Sep­tem­ber 30, 2023. The period of employ­ment is gover­ned by the Fixed Term Rese­arch Con­tracts Act (Wis­sen­schafts­zeit­ver­trags­ge­setz - WissZeitVG). Balan­cing family and career is an important issue. The posi­tion is gene­rally sui­ta­ble for can­di­da­tes see­king part-time employ­ment. Please indi­cate your request in your app­li­ca­tion. The posi­tion offers the chance to obtain fur­ther aca­de­mic qua­li­fi­ca­tion.
In the DaFne pro­ject, methods for gene­ra­ting syn­the­tic trai­ning data for arti­fi­cial intel­li­gence (AI) in the area of smart cities and mobi­lity data are being deve­lo­ped and made avail­able to the public. Syn­the­tic trai­ning data serve data pro­tec­tion and enable the use of AI for future sce­n­a­rios for which no or insuf­fi­ci­ent data sets are yet avail­able. Working at ZIH offers you crea­tive sci­en­ti­fic work on the future topics of data sci­ence and AI with inter­na­tio­nally known experts, state-of-the-art – for data ana­ly­tics and machine lear­ning opti­mi­zed – IT infra­st­ruc­ture, the chance to obtain fur­ther aca­de­mic qua­li­fi­ca­tion, agree­ments on fle­xi­ble working hours and mobile work, a family-fri­endly working envi­ron­ment and life in a city of sci­ence and cul­ture sur­roun­ded by a uni­que land­s­cape.

Working field:

  • sci­en­ti­fic rese­arch and deve­lop­ment work in the field of syn­the­tic trai­ning data genera­tion
  • design and deve­lop­ment of a plat­form for data genera­tion tog­e­ther with pro­ject part­ners
  • eva­lua­tion of genera­tion methods and the plat­form for use cases of pro­ject part­ners in the areas smart cities and mobi­lity
  • publi­ca­tion of results and pre­sen­ta­tion at sci­en­ti­fic con­fe­ren­ces,


  • uni­ver­sity degree in com­pu­ter sci­ence or a com­pa­ra­ble engi­nee­ring or natu­ral sci­ence
  • know­ledge in the areas data sci­ence, arti­fi­cial intel­li­gence, machine lear­ning and soft­ware deve­lop­ment
  • a high degree of inde­pen­dence, com­mit­ment, fle­xi­bi­lity and team spi­rit
  • very good Eng­lish com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills.
  • Expe­ri­ence with HPC sys­tems, visua­li­za­tion tools and data manage­ment methods is also desi­ra­ble.

How to apply:

App­li­ca­ti­ons from women are par­ti­cu­larly wel­come. The same app­lies to people with disa­bi­li­ties.
Please send your app­li­ca­tion with the usual docu­ments under the job ID "DaFne-2" until Octo­ber 19, 2021 (stam­ped arri­val date of the uni­ver­sity cen­tral mail ser­vice app­lies) pre­fer­a­bly via the Secu­re­Mail Por­tal of the TU Dres­den as a PDF docu­ment to or to TU Dres­den, Zen­trum für Infor­ma­ti­ons­dienste und Hoch­leis­tungs­rech­nen (ZIH), Herrn Prof. Dr. Wolf­gang E. Nagel, Helm­holtz­str. 10, 01069 Dres­den. Please sub­mit copies only, as your app­li­ca­tion will not be retur­ned to you. Expen­ses incur­red in atten­ding inter­views can­not be reim­bur­sed.

Refe­rence to data pro­tec­tion: Your data pro­tec­tion rights, the pur­pose for which your data will be pro­ces­sed, as well as fur­ther infor­ma­tion about data pro­tec­tion is avail­able to you on the web­site: