TU Wien Informatics

Open PostDoc and Doctoral Positions

  • By Martin Wagner (edt.)
  • 2021-01-13
  • Research
  • Doctoral School

The positions are offered within the FWF START Grant “Rucon” and the CHIST-ERA/FWF funded project “SWAIN”. Deadline: January 20th, 2021.

At the Institute for Information Systems Engineering postdoctoral and doctoral positions are available. We are looking for persons with a PhD (for the postdoc position) or Dipl.-Ing./MSc. (for the doctoral positions) in computer science, mathematics, or software & information engineering with a background in one (or more) following fields:

  • software engineering
  • systems science
  • distributed systems
  • virtualized HPC systems
  • systems monitoring
  • dependency
  • data science
  • distributed machine learning
  • sustainable computing
  • environmental informatics.

The candidates should already have demonstrated strong work commitment and the ability for independent work but also as a team player; strong interpersonal and communication skills. Postdoctoral candidates should additionally have published promising work and outstanding and proven international research track record.

Our working language is English, and there is no need to learn German, although we will encourage and support any German-learning ambitions. There are no teaching duties unless they are desired. Teaching duties are paid extra.

The Research Projects

The positions are offered within the FWF START Grant “Rucon – Runtime Control in Multi- Clouds”, “InTraSafEd 5G – Increasing Traffic Safety with Edge and 5G”, financed by FWF and the City of Vienna, and CHIST-ERA/FWF funded project “SWAIN – Sustainable Watershed Management Through IoT-Driven Artificial Intelligence”.

Our Offer

We offer an excellent working environment in a highly-motivated team with diverse expertise, competencies, research backgrounds, and career stages.

Salary: standard personnel salaries for FWF project staff (14 × per annum)

  • For the doctoral positions (30h per week) €2.205,60 gross
  • For the postdoctoral position (40h per week) €3,889.50 gross


Applications including a curriculum vitae, motivation letter with a research statement, and two letters of recommendation should be sent electronically (as a single PDF document) to rucon.swain.applications@ec.tuwien.ac.at

The deadline for applications is January 20, 2021. Starting is possible at any time.


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