The University of Tübingen invites applications for the position of a Research Associate (m/w/d, E13 TV-L, 100%) starting August 1, 2021. The position is limited to 31.12.2025.
In the context of the Cluster of Excellence "Machine Learning: New Perspectives for Science", funded through the Excellence Strategy of the German Federal and State Governments, the Cloud Infrastructure at the University of Tübingen is being expanded.
The planned work is aimed at the expansion and operation of the ML Cloud that has extensive CPU and GPU compute-capacities as well as a storage volume in the petabytes. The close collaborative partnership with the relevant scientific working groups is essential to be able to depict their workflows in the ML Cloud in a technically appropriate manner. Aside from research activities for the expansion and development of the ML Cloud, further responsibilities include supporting and further developing of the corresponding training program for users.
Candidates are expected
In addition, knowledge of cloud computing and virtualization as well as experience in operating complex IT infrastructures and an interest in modern technologies are desirable. Didactic skills or experience in training scientists are also an advantage. An academic degree (master's or diploma) in computer science or related disciplines with a connection to cloud computing is required.
The University seeks to raise the number of women in research and teaching and therefore urges qualified women academics to apply for these positions. Equally qualified applicants with disabilities will be given preference.
Applications with the usual documents should be sent in electronic form (1 PDF) to the Central Office of the Cluster of Excellence "Machine Learning: New Perspectives for Science" (E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org) by June 20, 2021. Questions can be directed to Dr. Jens Krüger (email@example.com).
The employment will be carried out by the central administration of the University of Tübingen.