Technische Universität Berlin - Faculty IV - Institute of Telecommunication Systems / Mobile Cloud Computing Research Group
Research Assistant - salary grade E13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen
part-time employment may be possible
The main task of this position is research in the Mobile Cloud Computing research group, especially within the DFG-funded research project “FogStore – A Data Management Platform for Geo-Distributed Fog Environments”. This also involves coordination of two student assistants. Project results shall also be communicated and taught to students, both in advanced modules (where fitting) but also by guiding students in their thesis preparation. Research activities shall comprise independent (but supervised) research in the context of the research project; additional information on the project contents can be found on the research group websites at https://tinyurl.com/fogstore-en
This specifically includes the prototypical implementation of systems and the publication of gained insights in scientific papers. The position also includes the option to prepare a PhD thesis within the scope of the research project’s topics.
Successfully completed university degree (Master, Diplom or equivalent) with a computer science major (e.g., computer science, business engineering, information systems management, or related areas)
Excellent programming skills in at least on programming language, preferably Java
Excellent communication skills
Very good written and oral language skills in English and German, at least at the levels C1 (English) and B2 (German)
Prior experience in distributed systems, middleware, and database systems
Passion for new technologies, system development, and experimentation with distributed systems.
Experience in at least one of the fields Fog/Edge Computing, Cloud Computing, Distributed Data Management
How to apply:
Please send your application with the reference number and the usual documents (cover letter, CV with final grades, certificate of master´s degree) preferably by e-mail to Prof. Dr. Bermbach (email@example.com) or in writing to Technische Universität Berlin - Der Präsident - Fakultät IV, Institut für Telekommunikationssysteme, FG Mobile Cloud Computing, Prof. Dr. Bermbach, Sekr. EN 17, Einsteinufer 17, 10587 Berlin.
To ensure equal opportunities between women and men, applications by women with the required qualifications are explicitly desired. Qualified individuals with disabilities will be favored. The TU Berlin values the diversity of its members and is committed to the goals of equal opportunities.
Please send copies only. Original documents will not be returned.