The University of Vienna (20 faculties and centres, 178 fields of study, approx. 9.800 members of staff, about 90.000 students) seeks to fill the position of a

Scientific Staff
at the Research Group Software Architecture

30 hrs starting November 01, 2020, from 01.11.2020 to 31.10.2022.

The focus of the research group is on research in the areas of software architecture, software design, and software engineering. The group is looking for highly motivated research assistants, PhD candidates. We offer an excellent working environment in a young, creative, highly motivated, and international team.

The position should develop Software Engineering methods and tools for topics such as:
- Continuous Delivery (CD) and DevOps e.g. of Microservices
- Design and Architecture of Artificial Intelligence (AI) Software systems
- Continuous Delivery of AI-based Software Systems

The ideal candidate has interest and/or background in Software Design and Architecture, AI-based Systems, and Continuous Delivery methods and tools.

A successfully completed master's degree in Computer Science, Business Informatics, or a closely related field is required, whereby knowledge of computer science is assumed to be a given. Excellent English and German language skills are preferred.

The position is initially limited until the end of the project 31.10.2022 with the possibility of extension.

Applications including a letter of motivation (German or English) should be submitted to uwe.zdun -- AT -- For further information please contact Zdun, Uwe +43-1-4277-78510.

The University pursues a non-discriminatory employment policy and values equal opportunities, as well as diversity ( The University puts special emphasis on increasing the number of women in senior and in academic positions. Given equal qualifications, preference will be given to female applicants.