Research Associate (m/f/x)

  • Technische Universitat Dresden (tu Dresden)
  • Dresden, Sachsen (DE)
  • Oct 27, 2021
Full time Computer Science/Info Tech/Systems Engineering & Applied Sciences

Job Description

At TU Dresden, Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Institute of Communications Engineering, the Deutsche Telekom Chair of Communication Networks offers, subject to the availability of resources, two positions as

Research Associate (m/f/x)

(subject to personal qualification employees are remunerated according to salary group E 13 TV-L)

starting April 1, 2022. The positions are limited until March 31, 2025. The period of employment is governed by the Fixed Term Research Contracts Act (Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz - WissZeitVG). The positions offer the chance to obtain further academic qualification (e.g. PhD).

Tasks: You will be involved in research activities in the area of 5G campus networks: Research and implementation of the research results and the 3GPP specification for integration and communication between 5G mobile networks and Time Sensitive Networks (TSN). The technical foundations for the communication of both networks with each other are to be implemented on real practical examples. This includes the construction and commissioning of testbeds under laboratory conditions, the development of the requirements as well as the research, the design and the implementation of the TSN translators on the 5G network side. The developed solution will explore remote control use cases for industrial communication. The philosophy of our team is "Research that matters". Therefore, it is expected that beyond theoretical familiarization, practical exploitation of the research results will be programmed and deployed in our 5G campus network. Your work will be beneficial to our academic team mates and project partners and for many industry members who are involved in projects with our team.

Requirements: university degree in electrical or computer engineering; knowledge of the basic principles of communication networks and of network coding as well as their mathematical foundations; english in spoken and written; ability and willingness to work independently, conceptually and scientifically; interest in practice-oriented, interdisciplinary cooperation with partners from research and industry; programming knowledge (Matlab, Python, C, C ++). Knowledge of german is desirable. knowledge in the area of energy-efficient communication or storage of information is also helpful.

Applications from women are particularly welcome. The same applies to people with disabilities.

Please send your application documents until November 23, 2021 (stamped arrival date of the university central mail service applies) preferably via the TU Dresden SecureMail Portal by sending it as a single pdf document to or to: TU Dresden, Fakultät Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik, Institut fur Nachrichtentechnik, Deutsche Telekom Professur fur Kommunikationsnetze, Frau Isabel Delkus, Helmholtzstr. 10, 01062 Dresden. Please submit copies only, as your application will not be returned to you. Expenses incurred in attending interviews cannot be reimbursed.

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