06/12/2018

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Intelligent Transportation Systems for five years, full time at the Chair for Sustainable Transport Logistics 4.0, JKU Linz Austria


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Johannes Kepler University Linz
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    EngineeringComputer engineering
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Established Researcher (R3)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    26/12/2018 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Austria › Linz
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/02/2019
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    Job Reference Number: 3696

Immediate job opening for a full-time, 5 years contract Postdoctoral Research Associate (Universitätsassisten/in) position at the Johannes Kepler University in Linz Austria, Chair for Sustainable Transport Logistics 4.0, Faculty of Social Sciences, Economics & Business. 

Job Duties:

  • Conduct independent research on topics relevant to automated, interconnected and cooperative transportation logistics at the chair for Sustainable Transport Logistics 4.0
  •  Conceive and develop research grant applications
  •  Actively take part in interdisciplinary, international cooperation projects
  •  Present project results to internal and external parties
  •  Publish academic/scientific findings in international journals and at top-tier conferences
  • Supervise staff, graduate assistants or student employees
  • Supervise Doctoral, Master’s and Bachelor theses
  • Teach university-level courses including examinations
  • Provide organizational support

Selection process

Prospective applicants interested in the multifaceted position are requested to electronically send an application in adherence to the stated criteria together with the requested documentation via email: plm@jku.at

Please include “Job Reference Number 3696” in your application.

Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    EngineeringCommunication engineering
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Computer scienceDigital systems
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Engineering: PhD or equivalent
    Computer science: PhD or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications

  • The successful candidate must hold a Doctorate/Ph.D. degree in computer science, mechatronics, electrical engineering, electronics and automation, data sciences or a related field
  • Possess a strong academic background in intelligent transportation systems
  • Professional experience in the development of solutions for intelligent transportation systems (i.e. sensor data fusion, wireless communication technologies, autonomous and cooperative systems, computational intelligence, data analysis, optimization techniques, microscopic traffic simulation, data exchange in Internet of Things) and its effect on users
  • Excellent publication record in international peer reviewed scientific journals and at top-tier conferences
  • Strong programming skills (C/C++/C#/Java/Python/HTML/PHP)
  • Experience with Robot Operating System (ROS), MATLAB, Mathematica, LabVIEW
  • Excellent command of English (spoken and written), German skills are a plus

Map Information

Job Work Location Personal Assistance locations
Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Johannes Kepler University Linz
Austria
Upper Austria
Linz
4040
Altenberger Straße 69 4040 Linz, Austria

EURAXESS offer ID: 361610