The Department of Computer Science and Biomedical Engineering at Graz University of Technology is committed to excellence in research and teaching. The research at the department covers a broad spectrum of topics that are reflected in our main research areas Biomedical Engineering, Safety and Security, Intelligent Systems, and Visual Computing. We are proud of our outstanding applied and basic research and stimulate interdisciplinary projects. Moreover, our faculty fosters a close dialogue with local industry and encourages the establishment of spin-offs.

University Assistant for 3 years at the Institute of Software Technology

40h/week, presumably starting 01 March 2020.

Admission requirements

Completed master's or diploma degree in telematics, computer science, software development/economics or comparable.

Wanted Qualifications

There is a position to be filled in the LEAD project "Dependable Internet of Things", subproject "Dependable Multi-Agent Systems", whereby very good knowledge in as many of the following subject areas as possible is desired:

  • Planning and Execution Monitoring
  • Multi-agent systems
  • Dependable Agent and Robot Systems
  • Knowledge Representation and Reasoning
  • Logic and Action-based Programming for Agents
  • Model-based Diagnosis
  • Machine Learning

Further Wanted

  • Very good spoken and written command of the English language
  • Very good academic performance
  • High motivation, self-initiative and sense of responsibility
  • Ability to work independently and in an interdisciplinary team
  • Interest in scientific research
  • Interest in publishing research results
  • Interest in writing a dissertation

Experience with scientific projects, international cooperation and scientific publications are advantageous.


B 1 under the collective agreement for university employees; the monthly minimum remuneration for this use is currently € 2.864,50 gross (14 times per year, including social and health insurance) and may increase on the basis of the provisions of the collective agreement as a result of the crediting of previous experience specific to the job and other remuneration components linked to the specific features of the job.

Applications, curriculum vitae and other documents should preferably be sent electronically to with a precise description of the position or the reference number and must be received by the end of the application period at the latest.

Application deadline: 31 January 2020
Reference number: 7160/19/035