University Assistant (Prae-Doc)

  • Full Time
  • Wien

Technische Universität Wien

Job title:

University Assistant (Prae-Doc)


Technische Universität Wien

Job description

30 hours/week | limited to 4 yearsTU Wien is Austria’s largest institution of research and higher education in the fields of technology and natural sciences. With over 26,000 students and more than 4000 scientists, research, teaching and learning dedicated to the advancement of science and technology have been conducted here for more than 200 years, guided by the motto “Technology for People”. As a driver of innovation, TU Wien fosters close collaboration with business and industry and contributes to the prosperity of society.At the Institute of Telecommunications, Research Unit Signal Processing, TU Wien is offering a 30hours/week position as university assistant (pre-doc) limited to expected 4 years for 30 hours/week. Expected start: July 2024.Tasks:

  • Research in the area of machine learning based on graphical models
  • Teaching tasks (exercises and exams), student guidance
  • Assistance with thesis supervision
  • Scientific publishing (journal and conference papers, dissertation)
  • Participation in scientific events
  • Assistance with organizational and administrative tasks

Your profile:

  • Master or diploma degree in electrical engineering, telecommunications, or similar fields
  • Know-how in machine learning and graphical models
  • Very good skills in spoken and written English
  • Interest in academic research and teaching
  • Advanced problem solving skills and scientific curiosity
  • Team player with very good communication skills

We offer:

  • A broad range of opportunities in a thriving research area
  • Hybrid working style with home office option
  • A range of attractive social benefits (see

) * Internal and external training opportunities, various career options

  • Central location of workplace as well as good accessibility (U1/U4 Karlsplatz)

TU Wien is committed to increasing the proportion of women in particular in leadership positions. Female applicants are explicitly encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to women when equally qualified, unless reasons specific to a male applicant tilt the balance in his favour.People with special needs are equally encouraged to apply. In case of any questions, please contact the confidant for disabled persons at the university, Mr. Gerhard Neustätter.Entry level salary is determined by the pay grade B1 of the Austrian collective agreement for university staff. This is a minimum of currently EUR 2,684.10/month gross, 14 times/year for 30 hours/week. Relevant working experiences may increase the monthly income.We look forward to receiving your application until 13.06.2024.

Expected salary



Job date

Fri, 03 May 2024 06:43:00 GMT

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