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Junior professorship (W1) in the field of "Industry Grade Networks & Clouds"
Published(1063 days ago)
Deadline for applications(1035 days ago)
Technische Universität BerlinBerlin
Technische Universität Berlin - Faculty IV - Electrical Engineering and Computer Science - Institute of Telecommunication Systems offers an open position of a
Junior professor - salary grade W1
in the field of "Industry Grade Networks & Clouds". The professorship is funded by Deutsche Telekom AG - Telekom Innovation Laboratories.
Zentrale Universitätsverwaltung - Abteilung V - Forschung/ Nachwuchsbüro - V BReference number: IV-541/16 (starting at the earliest possible / to be filled as soon as possible for a period of 3 years;
an extension of 3 more years is possible after successful evaluation / closing date for applications 21/11/16)
Working field: Research and development in the areas of information and communication technology and its application.
In the framework of the cooperation with the Telekom Innovation Laboratories, an An-Institut of TU Berlin, teaching and research
are to be strengthened in the area of "Industry Grade Networks & Clouds". Its focus lies on the research and development of methods
and technologies for linking industrial and process automation with secure global communication and private clouds, which will involve
adapting software-defined network technologies and network function virtualization to the demands of global applications in industry.
The position requires a deep level of expertise in the protocols and standards used by industry, to derive the demands for latency and
security requirements. At the same time, the position involves leading a research group at Deutsche Telekom Laboratories at TU Berlin.
Requirements: Candidates must meet the requirements of the Berlin Higher Education Act (§ 102a BerlHG), including a
completed academic education, qualified achievements in research, usually proven by an outstanding doctoral thesis (PhD), educational and
didactic competences, to be proven by a teaching portfolio (for more information see TUB Website, quick as no. 144242). The successful
candidate is expected be a recognized expert in the area of automation technology and IT. Furthermore, the successful candidate will be
capable of collaborating with related disciplines, leading larger groups of researchers and organizing complex projects. Experience in the
acquisition of research contracts in industry and from public funding agencies is also desirable. Willingness to take an appropriate share
of teaching the study programs supported by the faculty is expected. The successful candidate will demonstrate comprehensive knowledge
and experience in at least one of the following areas of research:
Industrial networks and their interfaces to wide area networks (automation technology (protocols, methods), widespread industry
protocols (such as OPC-UA), security requirements and standards for process automation)
Major paradigms and applications in M2M and IoT, as well as SDN
Cloud computing (paradigms and relevant standards)
Applicants must be able to conduct their lectures in both German and English.
Technische Universität Berlin strives to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and therefore strongly encourages
qualified female researchers to apply. Qualified individuals with disabilities will be favored.
Technische Universität Berlin is a certified family-friendly higher education institution, and our Dual Career Service offers assistance
to you and your family when relocating to Berlin.
Please send your written application with the reference number and the usual documents until 21/11/2016
to Technische Universität Berlin – Der Präsident –, Dekan der Fakultät IV, Sekr. MAR 6-1, Marchstraße 23, 10587 Berlin
or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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