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Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­si­tät Dres­den - TU Dres­den, Faculty of Com­pu­ter Sci­ence, Insti­tute of Sys­tems Archi­tec­ture, Chair of Sys­tems Engi­nee­ring

The TU Dres­den is one of ele­ven Ger­man uni­ver­si­ties that were iden­ti­fied as an “excel­lence uni­ver­sity”. TUD has about 36.500 stu­dents and almost 5319 employees, 507 pro­fes­sors among them, and, thus, is the lar­gest uni­ver­sity in Sax­ony, today.

Having been com­mit­ted to sci­en­ces and the engi­nee­ring before the reuni­fi­ca­tion of Ger­many, TU Dres­den now is a multi-disci­pline uni­ver­sity, also offe­ring huma­nities and social sci­en­ces as well as medi­cine.

Rese­arch Asso­ciate/ PhD Stu­dent/ Post­doc

(Sub­ject to per­so­nal qua­li­fi­ca­tion employees are remu­ne­ra­ted accord­ing to salary group E 13 TV-L)
The posi­tion is star­ting at May 1, 2021 for the spe­cial rese­arch field of the European Pro­ject
AI-SPRINT – Arti­fi­cial Intel­li­gence in Secure PRI­vacy-pre­ser­ving com­pu­ting coN­Ti­nuum.
The posi­tion is limi­ted until Decem­ber 31, 2023 with the option of exten­sion. The period of employ­ment is gover­ned by the Fixed-Term Rese­arch Con­tracts Act (Wis­sen­schafts­zeit­ver­trags­ge­setz- WissZeitVG). The posi­tion offers the chance to obtain fur­ther aca­de­mic qua­li­fi­ca­tion (e.g. PhD or habi­li­ta­tion the­sis).

AI-SPRINT ( will define a frame­work for deve­lo­ping AI app­li­ca­ti­ons in com­pu­ting con­ti­nua, enab­ling a finely-tuned tra­de­off bet­ween per­for­mance and AI model accu­racy, while pro­vi­ding secu­rity and pri­vacy gua­ran­tees.

Work­ing field:

Inde­pen­dent rese­arch in the field of the chair, espe­ci­ally in the field of cloud com­pu­ting and con­fi­den­tial com­pu­ting. In this con­text, the main rese­arch areas include the deve­lop­ment of soft­ware com­pon­ents wit­hin the AI-SPRINT-pro­ject. The deve­lop­ment, publi­ca­tion and pre­sen­ta­tion of sci­en­ti­fic publi­ca­ti­ons at natio­nal and inter­na­tio­nal con­fe­ren­ces as well as jour­nals are expec­ted.


very good uni­ver­sity degree (M.Sc., Dipl.), - if app­li­ca­ble - PhD in Com­pu­ter Sci­ence or rela­ted fields, strong skills in dis­tri­bu­ted sys­tems, abi­lity to work inde­pendently and pur­po­se­fully in a team; inte­rest in inter­di­sci­pli­nary coope­ra­tion in all areas of com­pu­ter sci­ence as well as with indus­trial part­ners; flu­ency in Eng­lish-writ­ten and oral; an inte­gra­tive and coope­ra­tive per­so­na­lity with excel­lent com­mu­ni­ca­tion and social skills; high enga­ge­ment. We search for a per­so­na­lity having prac­ti­cal expe­ri­en­ces with various pro­gramming lan­guages and con­cepts.

What we of­fer:

You join a team of enthu­si­astic sci­en­tists who crea­tively pur­sue their indi­vi­dual rese­arch work.

How to ap­ply:

App­li­ca­ti­ons from women are par­ti­cu­larly wel­come. The same app­lies to people with disa­bi­li­ties.
Your app­li­ca­tion (in Eng­lish only) should include: moti­va­tion let­ter, CV, copy of degree cer­ti­fi­cate and proof of Eng­lish lan­guage skills.
Com­plete app­li­ca­ti­ons should be sub­mit­ted pre­fer­a­bly via the TU Dres­den Secu­re­Mail Por­tal by sen­ding it as a sin­gle pdf docu­ment quo­ting the refe­rence: “AI-SPRINT” in the sub­ject hea­der to or via mail to TU Dres­den, Fakul­tät Infor­ma­tik, Insti­tut für Sys­tem­ar­chi­tek­tur, Pro­fes­sur für Sys­tems Engi­nee­ring, Herrn Prof. Dr. Chris­tof Fet­zer, Helm­holtz­str. 10, 01069 Dres­den, Ger­many. The clo­sing date for app­li­ca­ti­ons is March 22, 2021 (stam­ped arri­val date of the uni­ver­sity cen­tral mail ser­vice app­lies). Please sub­mit copies only, as your app­li­ca­tion will not be retur­ned to you. Expen­ses incur­red in atten­ding inter­views can­not be reim­bur­sed.

Refe­rence to data pro­tec­tion: Your data pro­tec­tion rights, the pur­pose for which your data will be pro­ces­sed, as well as fur­ther infor­ma­tion about data pro­tec­tion is avail­able to you on the web­site: