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Bran­den­burg Uni­ver­sity of Tech­no­logy Cott­bus-Senf­ten­berg

The chair of IT Secu­rity in the Fac­ulty of Mathe­ma­tics, Com­pu­ter Sci­ence, Phy­sics, Elec­tri­cal Engi­nee­ring and Infor­ma­tion Tech­no­logy at the Bran­den­burg Uni­ver­sity of Tech­no­logy Cott­bus-Senf­ten­berg per­forms rese­arch and tea­ching in the area of IT Secu­rity with a strong focus on Net­work Secu­rity and Online Pri­vacy. Our goal is to advance the state of the art in rese­arch and to edu­cate qua­li­fied com­pu­ter sci­en­tists in the area of IT Secu­rity who are able to meet the chal­len­ges of the gro­wing demand on secu­ring IT Sys­tems and pro­vide data pro­tec­tion in vari­ous areas of our life and soci­ety.

Junior Researcher / PhD Stu­dent


Working field:

Act­ive research in the area of intru­sion detec­tion sys­tems (IDS) for crit­ical infra­struc­tures, secure cyber-phys­ical sys­tems, and arti­fi­cial intel­li­gence / machine learn­ing for traffic ana­lysis
Imple­ment­a­tion and eval­u­ation of new algorithms and meth­ods
Cooper­a­tion and know­ledge trans­fer with indus­trial part­ners
Pub­lic­a­tion of sci­entific res­ults
Assist­ance with teach­ing


Mas­ter’s degree (or equi­val­ent) in Com­puter Sci­ence or related dis­cip­lines
Strong interest in IT secur­ity and/or net­work­ing and dis­trib­uted sys­tems
Know­ledge of at least one pro­gram­ming lan­guage (C++, Java, etc.) and one script­ing lan­guage (Perl, Python, etc.)
Linux/Unix skills
Know­ledge of data min­ing, machine learn­ing, stat­ist­ics and res­ult visu­al­iz­a­tion con­cepts is of advant­age
Excel­lent work­ing know­ledge of Eng­lish; Ger­man is of advant­age
Excel­lent com­mu­nic­a­tion skills

How to apply:

For more inform­a­tion about the vacant pos­i­tion please con­tact Prof. A. Panchenko (E-Mail:
We value diversity and there­fore wel­come all applic­a­tions – regard­less of gender, nation­al­ity, eth­nic and social back­ground, reli­gion/belief, dis­ab­il­ity, age, as well as sexual ori­ent­a­tion and iden­tity. The BTU Cottbus-Sen­ften­berg strives for a bal­anced gender rela­tion in all employee groups. Applic­ants with dis­ab­il­it­ies will be given pref­er­en­tial treat­ment if they are equally qual­i­fied.
Applic­a­tions should be sent in PDF format by 09.01.2022 at