The Technical University (TU) Graz is a technical-scientific research institution rich in tradition based in Austria. TU Graz is an international top performer in all its five Fields of Expertise, capitalising on intense collaborations with industry and other research facilities worldwide. Within the European higher education landscape, TU Graz is a strong player in attracting talent and resources.

The Institute for Interactive Systems and Data Science at Graz University of Technology has an open position, available from 1st June 2020 (earlier possible) for an initial fixed-term of 1.5 years, for a

Software Developer

20 - 40 hours/week.

We are seeking a highly motivated and ambitious candidate with a strong background in computer science. Based in the HRSM Project ‘Integrated Datamanagement’ within the Institute for Interactive Systems and Data Science at TU Graz, the position is open for a software developer. Part-time work is also possible.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Deployment of solutions based on open source technologyusing Docker/Kubernetes
  • Implementation and deployment of additional services and enhancements to existing open source solutions for HPC (e.g. HT Condor, SGE, Slurm) and Data Management (iRODS)
  • Containerization of research applications using Docker and Singularity
  • Sharing knowledge and best-practices through technical documentation

Required skills and experience

  • First experience in maintaining, developing and documenting software
  • Experience working with and contributing to open source software projects of advantage
  • Ability to work both independently as well as collaboratively in teams and with end users
  • Interest in Software Development and HPC
  • Communicating technical needs and issues to non-IT staff
  • Fluent English

Desirable skills and experience

  • Ongoing or completed studies with a focus on software development
  • Experience with software development best practices
  • Experience working with and contributing to open source software projects

What we offer

  • Access to the latest technologies
  • Exciting opportunities for professional and personal development
  • Excellent work-life balance (flexible working schedule)
  • Dynamic, creative and multi-cultural team
  • Informal and stimulating working atmosphere

Job Grading in Accordance with Collective Bargaining Agreement: The gross salary for this position amounts to a minimum of € 2116,60/month, 14x per yearwith higher school certificate or to a minimum of € 2673,10/month, 14x per year)with academic degree. Higher compensation is possible, depending on your qualifications and experience.

To apply, please send your full CV, a covering letter explaining your suitedness for this role as well as any other supporting documents to Graz University of Technology, Graz, Institute for Interactive Systems and Data Science, Inffeldgasse 16c, A-8010 Graz:, specifying the position. Review of applications will begin as of now and continue until the position is filled.

In case of questions, please contact