Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg - Chair of IT Security
The chair of IT Security in the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology at the Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg performs research and teaching in the area of IT Security with a strong focus on Network Security and Online Privacy. Our goal is to advance the state of the art in research and to educate qualified computer scientists in the area of IT Security who are able to meet the challenges of the growing demand on securing IT Systems and provide data protection in various areas of our life and society.
Junior Researcher / PhD Student
limited to 2 years, full time, with possibility for extension
Active research in the area of intrusion detection systems (IDS) for critical infrastructures, secure cyber-physical systems, and artificial intelligence / machine learning for traffic analysis
Implementation and evaluation of new algorithms and methods
Cooperation and knowledge transfer with industrial partners
Publication of scientific results
Assistance with teaching
The employment takes place with the goal of doctoral graduation (obtaining a PhD degree).
Master’s degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science or related disciplines
Strong interest in IT security and/or networking and distributed systems
Knowledge of at least one programming language (C++, Java, etc.) and one scripting language (Perl, Python, etc.) or strong willingness to quickly learn new programming languages
Knowledge of data mining, machine learning, statistics and result visualization concepts is of advantage
Excellent working knowledge of English; German is of advantage
Excellent communication skills
How to apply:
Applications containing the following documents:
A detailed Curriculum Vitae
Transcript of records from your Master studies
An electronic version of your Master thesis, if possible should be sent in a single PDF file as soon as possible, but not later than 15.05.2022 at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications – regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion/belief, disability, age, sexual orientation, and identity. The BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg strives for a balanced gender relation in all employee groups. Applicants with disabilities will be given preferential treatment if they are equally qualified.