Research Assist­ant in Machine Learn­ing

Berlin Institute of Technology Insti­tute of Soft­ware Engin­eer­ing


Berlin Institute of Technology - Fac­ulty IV - Insti­tute of Soft­ware Engin­eer­ing and The­or­et­ical Com­puter Sci­ence / Machine Learn­ing

Research Assist­ant - salary grade E 13 TV-L Ber­liner Hoch­schu­len

under the reserve that funds are gran­ted - part-time employ­ment may be pos­sible

Work­ing field:

  • Research in the field of machine learn­ing (ML)
  • Devel­op­ment of scal­able machine learn­ing meth­ods with applic­a­tions in phys­ics and quantum chem­istry, in par­tic­u­lar atom­istic sim­u­la­tions and many-body sim­u­la­tions
  • Soft­ware imple­ment­a­tion of machine learn­ing algorithms
  • Oppor­tun­ity for a doc­toral degree.


  • Suc­cess­fully com­pleted uni­versity degree (Mas­ter, Dip­lom or equi­val­ent) in Com­puter Sci­ence, Phys­ics, Engin­eer­ing or Applied Math­em­at­ics
  • Pro­found know­ledge in machine learn­ing, in par­tic­u­lar ker­nel meth­ods and/or neural net­works
  • Prac­tical exper­i­ence with devel­op­ing and apply­ing machine learn­ing algorithms
  • Solid pro­gram­ming skills, in par­tic­u­lar exper­i­ence with ML and lin­ear algebra frame­works (PyT­orch, Tensor¬Flow, NumPy etc.)
  • Excel­lent com­mu­nic­a­tions skills in Eng­lish and Ger­man
  • Prac­tical know­ledge in quantum the­ory and molecu­lar sim­u­la­tions is a plus
  • Inter­dis­cip­lin­ary and col­lab­or­at­ive pro­ject exper­i­ence is a plus

How to ap­ply:

Please send your writ­ten applic­a­tion with the ref­er­ence num­ber and the usual doc­u­ments to Tech­nis­che Uni­versität Ber­lin - Der Präsid­ent - Fakultät IV, Institut für Softwaretechnik und Theoretische Informatik, FG Maschinelles Lernen, Prof. Dr. Müller, Sekr. MAR 4-1, Marchstr. 23, 10587 Berlin or by e-mail to

To ensure equal opportunities between women and men, applications by women with the required qualifications are explicitly desired. Qualified individuals with disabilities will be favored. The TU Berlin values the diversity of its members and is committed to the goals of equal opportunities.

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ID: 78846

Num. of em­ploy­ees: ca. 8300
Site: Charlottenburg, Berlin (Berlin, Germany)
Type: gradu­ate pos­i­tion, research assist­ant
Cat­egory (TU Ber­lin): Research assist­ant without teach­ing oblig­a­tion
Dur­a­tion: lim­ited until 31.12.2022
Part-/Full-time: full-time, part-time employment may be possible
Start­ing date (earli­est): 01/07/20
Remu­n­er­a­tion: Salary grade E13
Scope: research, com­puter sci­ences
Field of stud­ies: applied mathematics, com­puter sci­ence, en­gin­eer­ing, phys­ics
Level of edu­c­a­tion: Master, Diplom or equivalent
Lan­guage skills:

  • German (excellent knowledge of language)
  • English (excellent knowledge of language)

Make an Ap­plic­a­tion

Clos­ing date:19/04/20
Re­ference num­ber:IV-178/20
By mail:
Technische Universität Berlin
- Der Präsident -
Fakultät IV, Institut für Softwaretechnik und Theoretische Informatik, FG Maschinelles Lernen, Prof. Dr. Müller, Sekr. MAR 4-1, Marchstr. 23, 10587 Berlin

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