Open Positions

Scientific Project Staff Member at the Research Group Software Architecture

The University of Vienna seeks to fill the position of a Scientific Project Staff Member at the Research Group Software Architecture starting July 2021.

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.

30 hours/week
Job grading in accordance with collective bargaining agreement: §48 VwGr. B1 Grundstufe

The position should develop Software Engineering methods and tools for topics such as:

  • Microservice Architectures,
  • APIs,
  • Containerization,
  • Continuous Delivery (and DevOps),
  • Infrastructure as Code,
  • Blockchain Engineering,
  • or Engineering of AI-Based Systems.

The ideal candidate has an interest and/or a background in IaC, software design and architecture and Continuous Delivery methods and tools, as well as IaC tools, like Chef, Puppet, Ansible or Terraform.

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 to three years with the possibility of extension.

Applications including a letter of motivation (German or English) should be submitted to . 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.