Research Associate at the Chair of Radio Frequency and Photonics Engineering

Dresden, Sachsen (DE)
according to salary group E 13 TV-L
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
End of advertisement period
Tuesday, 16 March 2021
Contract Type
Fixed Term

At TU Dresden, Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Institute of Communication Technology, the Chair of Radio Frequency and Photonics Engineering, Integrated Photonic Device Group, subject to resources being available, offers 5 positions as

Research Associate

(Subject to personal qualification employees are remunerated according to salary group E 13 TV-L)

starting at the earliest possible date and limited until February 29, 2024. The period of employment is governed by the Fixed Term Research Contracts Act (Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz - WissZeitVG). The positions offer the chance to obtain further academic qualification (e.g. PhD/ habilitation thesis). Balancing family and career is an important issue. The posts are generally suitable for candidates seeking part-time employment. Please note that in your application.

Tasks: The researcher fulfills the tasks required to achieve the objectives of a BMBF project to simulate, design, layout generation, and measurement of various photonic components. Other than the tasks specified in the project, close collaboration within the team and with the collaborators of the group is required. Presentation of the results and preparing the reports are part of the responsibilities of the researcher.

Requirements: university degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, or other related fields. The ability to program with MATLAB/Python and/or C/C++ programming languages is necessary. We are looking for a highly motivated researcher who can work independently on the assigned tasks and has good teamwork ability. Knowledge in photonics, semiconductor technologies, numerical simulation, and electromagnetic modeling is a plus. Candidates who can communicate in both German and English languages have priority. 

Applications from women are particularly welcome. The same applies to people with disabilities.

Please submit your comprehensive application including the usual documents by March 16, 2021 (stamped arrival date of the university central mail service applies) by mail to TU Dresden, Fakultät Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik, Institut für Nachrichtentechnik, Professur für Hochfrequenztechnik, Herrn Prof. Ph.D. Kambiz Jamshidi, Helmholtzstr. 10, 01069 Dresden, preferably via the TU Dresden SecureMail Portal by sending it as a single pdf document to Please submit copies only, as your application will not be returned to you. Expenses incurred in attending interviews cannot be reimbursed.

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