Offer 73 out of 77 from 01/08/23, 07:15


Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Fakul­tät IV - Insti­tut für Tele­kom­mu­ni­ka­ti­ons­sys­teme / FG Ver­teilte offene Sys­teme (ODS)

Research Assistant - salary grade E 13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen - 1st qualification period (PhD candidate)

part-time employment may be possible

Working field:

The „Open Distributed Systems” (ODS) group conducts research on intelligent distributed/decentralized information systems in the areas of highly scalable dynamic data management (data stream processing), distributed query processing, (information) modelling, semantics, data representation and data storage, interoperability, and real-time networking. We research, develop, and apply methods for the areas of distributed systems, Semantic Web, Linked Data, databases, Internet of Things and AI.

Currently we are looking for a Ph.D. researcher in this area. A successful candidate will conduct research in one of these areas and will play an active role in teaching and supervising of students.


  • Successfully completed university degree (Master, Diplom or equivalent) in computer science, applied mathematics, statistic, or similar with outstanding honors
  • Knowledge in several of following areas:
a) advanced distributed database systems,
b) stream data management,
c) machine learning and AI,
d) decision support systems,
e) modeling and analysis of Big Data.
f) Semantic Web,
g) Linked Data and data integration
  • Very good programming skills (C/C++, Java, Python)
  • Interest in challenging scientific problems and the motivation for independent and goal-oriented research.
  • Very good level of written and spoken German and English,

How to apply:

Please send your application with the reference number and the usual documents (in particular a cover letter, academic curriculum vitae, copies of qualifications and two references and letters, quoting "Ph.D. Application") only via email in one single pdf file, max. 5 MB, to

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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.