Offer 55 out of 70 from 16/11/23, 14:48


Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Faculty IV - Institute of Software Engineering and Theoretical Computer Science / FG Machine Learning (ML)

Technische Universität Berlin offers an open position:

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

part-time employment may be possible

Working field:

  • Research tasks in the field of Machine Learning, Deep Learning, development of analysis methods of nonstationary data in particular
  • Advancement of robust methods to solve statistical learning problems
  • Statistical Analysis of multi-dimensional data
  • Applications of Machine Learning (ML) in the Sciences (medical data, quantum chemistry etc.) Implementation, application and evaluation of developed techniques
  • Supervision of bachelor/master students
  • Teaching duties in this subject area


  • Degree (diploma, master or equivalent) in Mathematics or computer sciences or in a comparable field
  • Ideally, several years of experience as scientific research assistant in the field of machine learning
  • Extensive and deepened knowledge on: statistical learning theory and machine learning methods, kernel methods, neural networks, probability theory, statistics (Bayes‘ statistics, Bayes‘ optimization, variational methods et al.), non-linear optimization, application of machine learning methods on high-dimensional data: regression-, classification- and clustering problems as well as their empirical evaluation
  • Very good programming skills and expertise in using mathematical software and simulation environments such as Python or Matlab together with object oriented languages like Java or C++ are mandatory
  • Experiences in industrial project work as well as publications in machine learning journals and/or conferences are desirable
  • The ability to teach in German and/or in English is required; willingness to acquire the respective missing language skills

How to apply:

Please send your written application, quoting the reference number, with the usual application documents (motivation letter, cv, degree certificates, and if it applies job references) to Technische Universität Berlin - Die Präsidentin - Fakultät IV, Institut für Softwaretechnik und Theoretische Informatik, FG Maschinelles Lernen, Prof. Dr. Müller, MAR 4-1, Marchstr. 23, 10587 Berlin or by e-mail (one 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 Technische Universität Berlin values the diversity of its members and is committed to the goals of equal opportunities.

Technische Universität Berlin - Die Präsidentin - Fakultät IV, Institut für Softwaretechnik und Theoretische Informatik, FG Maschinelles Lernen, Prof. Dr. Klaus-Robert Müller, Sekr. MAR 4-1, Marchstr. 23, 10587 Berlin