Research associate (fulltime) in the field of Digitalization and data connectivity of production systems

Updated: 3 months ago

14.11.2023, Wissenschaftliches Personal

We are currently looking for a full-time research associate (m/f/d) in the field of digitalization and data connectivity to join our team immediately.

About us:
The Institute for Machine Tools and Industrial Management (iwb) at the Technical University of Munich is one of the leading production technology institutes in Germany. We are doing research in the field of production manage-ment and logistics, machine tools, assembly technology and robotics, sustainable production, battery production, as well as laser technology. Within these fields, the research associates (m/f/d) engage in research, teaching, and industrial transfer with the goal of obtaining a doctoral degree.

Requirements
- Above-average degree in mechanical engineering, physics, computer science,
automation technology, mechatronics, or related disciplines
- Interested in production technology
- Enthusiasm for the supervision and programming of technical systems
- Determination and ability to work independently
- Creativity and joy of experimentation
- Team and communication skills
- Excellent English language skills, basics of the German language

Responsibilities
- Research on the digitalization of production technology
o Use of modern and universal communication protocols and data pipelines
o Intelligent, application-oriented data aggregation, and development of
information models
- Socially significant project topics, e.g., the first project will be in the
field of electromobility
- Use of the latest methods, software development approaches, and of artificial
intelligence

- Independently working on research and industrial projects
- Guiding and supporting students in their study projects
- Teaching in the field of production technology

We offer
- Full-time position as research associate with the opportunity to pursue a
doctoral degree
- Payment based on the Collective Agreement for the Civil Service of the
federal states (TV-L)
- A large and well-equipped test field for conducting practical research work
and implementing own ideas
- Modern workplace equipment (e.g., new IT equipment upon entry, height-
adjustable desks, headsets) and access to high computing power at the iwb
and the Leibniz Rechenzentrum (LRZ)
- Support from research-supporting staff in everyday research activities
(project administration, mechanical manufacturing, electrical and measurement
technology, IT/system administration, marketing, and graphic design)
- Comprehensive personnel development program covering topics such as self and
time management, communication skills, team development, burnout prevention,
and structured research work
- Support for the time after your academic career: Test field and office space
for startups, job application training, maintenance of an extensive alumni
network by the iwb e.V.

Application
Please send your meaningful application documents, preferably combined in a PDF file, to Mr. Benedikt Schmucker ([email protected]) by 30 November 2023.

Further notes
- TUM strives to raise the proportion of women in its workforce and explicitly
encourages applications from qualified women.
- The position is suitable for disabled persons. Disabled applicants will be
given preference in case of generally equivalent suitability, aptitude, and
professional performance.
- The Technical University of Munich does not cover any costs associated with
job interviews.
- In the case of a written postal application, we kindly ask you to submit only
copies of your documents, as we regret that we cannot return your application
documents after the conclusion of the process.
- When applying for a position at the Technical University of Munich (TUM), you
submit personal data. Please refer to our data protection information in
accordance with article 13 of the General Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO)
http://go.tum.de/554159 regarding the collection and processing of personal
data in the context of your application. By submitting your application, you
confirm that you have taken note of the TUM data protec-tion information.

Contact information
Institute for Machine Tools and Industrial Management (iwb)
Benedikt Schmucker, M. Sc.
Boltzmannstraße 15, 85748 Garching
Tel. +49 89 289 15507
[email protected]
www.iwb.tum.de
www.tum.de


The position is suitable for disabled persons. Disabled applicants will be given preference in case of generally equivalent suitability, aptitude and professional performance.


Data Protection Information:
When you apply for a position with the Technical University of Munich (TUM), you are submitting personal information. With regard to personal information, please take note of the Datenschutzhinweise gemäß Art. 13 Datenschutz-Grundverordnung (DSGVO) zur Erhebung und Verarbeitung von personenbezogenen Daten im Rahmen Ihrer Bewerbung. (data protection information on collecting and processing personal data contained in your application in accordance with Art. 13 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)). By submitting your application, you confirm that you have acknowledged the above data protection information of TUM.

Kontakt: [email protected]


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