Open Positions

The NES institute is a hub for science and innovation in networked and embedded systems. We offer opportunities for creative minds in an environment that promotes excellence and mutual appreciation. The following positions are offered to further strengthen our team.

Research and Teaching Staff Member in Rinner Group

The Pervasive Computing group of Bernhard Rinner has an opening for a research and teaching staff member position (Universitätsassistent / Universitätsassistentin). Tasks include research on innovative solutions for networked and embedded systems (e.g. for sensor networks and robot and drone systems) and teaching tutorial courses in information and communications engineering at bachelor and/or master level. The application deadline of this four-year position is October 30, 2019, and the expected starting date is December 02, 2019. The job advertisement is available in English.

PhD Position: “Doctoral School in Decision-making in a digital environment”

The University of Klagenfurt is establishing an interdisciplinary Doctoral School on “Decision-making in a digital environment (DECIDE)” addressing the current challenges of digitalization and decision-making from multiple perspectives. Topics of this position include autonomous systems and networked autonomous system (e.g., in robotics, CPS or IoT), machine learning/artificial intelligence with focus on decision-making and multi-agent systems. The job advertisement is available here.

Senior Researcher in Control and Self-Organization of Networked Dynamical Systems

The Institute of Networked and Embedded Systems at the University of Klagenfurt (Austria, Europe) has a long and successful track-record in research on control and self-organization in networked dynamical systems with applications to wireless communications, robotics, transportation, and energy systems. We recently acquired a project on Self-Organizing Synchronization with Stochastic Coupling from the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) and are now searching for a postdoctoral researcher in this domain. The job advertisement is available here.