Offer 248 out of 514 from 06/01/22, 11:01


Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Faculty IV - Institute of Commercial Information Technology and Quantitative Methods / DAI Labor

Research Assistant - salary grade E13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen

under the reserve that funds are granted; part-time employment may be possible

The DAI Laboratory (Distributed Artificial Intelligence Laboratories) and the Department of Agent Technologies in Operational Applications and Telecommunications (AOT), headed by Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Dr. h.c. Sahin Albayrak have been conducting research since 1992 with the aim of developing and communicating technologies for a new generation of services and distributed systems. The DAI-LAB successfully conducts innovative research project with partners from academia and industry.
We are looking for a researcher expert in the domains of Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Machine Learning (AIM) research group. The specific focus in the planned project are advanced Language Models, Text classification, Sentiment Analysis, semantic knowledge representation, Automated text generation, and optimization methods.

Working field:

  • Research in the fields listed above
  • Management of cooperation projects with industry partners
  • Development and evaluation of algorithms and prototypes
  • Contribution to scientific conferences and workshops
  • Presentation of results on meetings and conferences


  • Successfully completed university degree (Master, Diploma or equivalent) in computer science or comparable subject area
  • Solid knowledge of State-Of-The-Art methods of automatic text analysis, language models and Natural Language Processing (NLP)
  • Knowledge of machine learning algorithms and optimization approaches
  • Experiences with dialog systems, semantic knowledge processing, recommender systems and text retrieval systems are an advantage
  • Very good programming skills (JAVA and Python)
  • Experiences with agile software development and project management
  • Good abstraction skills, modelling and finding creative solutions
  • Very Good knowledge of English and good knowledge of German
  • Previous experience in academic/industrial collaborative projects is an advantage

How to apply:

Please send your complete application with the reference number and the usual documents (combined in a single pdf file, max. 5 MB) by email to Prof. Dr. Dr. Albayrak (

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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 TU Berlin values the diversity of its members and is committed to the goals of equal opportunities.

Technische Universität Berlin - Der Präsident - Fakultät IV, Institut für Wirtschaftsinformatik und Quantitative Methoden, DAI-Labor, Prof. Dr. Dr. Albayrak, Sekr. TEL 14, Ernst-Reuter-Platz 7, 10587 Berlin