Offer 28 out of 439 from 04/08/22, 14:04


Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Faculty IV - Institute of Telecommunication Systems / Communications and Information Theory

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

part-time employment may be possible

Working field:

The selected candidates will have opportunities to work in an enriching interdisciplinary environment, with significant potential for broad impact in terms of technology development, industry involvement, and educational initiatives. They are expected to develop a research program regarding to the research topics of the 6G Research Innovation Center (6G-RIC), focused on innovative solutions for future Wireless Communication Systems beyond 5G. In particular this research project focuses on User-Centric Networks, Distributed Antenna Systems, Scalable Cell-free Massive MIMO, Massive Random Access for machine-type communications, and more in general on the related signal processing and source and coding problems, system concept and optimization, and information theoretic analysis. The positions are open for candidates with a Phd degree but also for candidates with the intention to write a Phd thesis.


Candidates must have an successfully completed university degree (Master, Diplom or equivalent) in a
field related to Science of Information, e.g. Information Theory, Communication Systems and Networks, Stochastic Geometry, Large Random Matrices, Statistical Signal Processing and Wireless Networking. A doctoral degree is desirable, but not a requirement. Applicants must have a solid track record in one or more research fields in the discipline. Furthermore, candidates should have excellent English oral and written communication skills (proficiency in German is a plus).

How to apply:

Please send your application with the reference number (ID) and the usual documents:
  • curriculum vitae, stating clearly and precisely their education history, earned degrees and previous academic institutions;
  • letters of recommendation from academic advisors, MS thesis supervisors, academic instructors; published research work, including MS thesis in electronic form:
  • a letter of motivation and purpose
  • official grade transcripts with certified translation in English or German if the original documents are in a different language.

To: Technische Universität Berlin - Die Präsidentin - Fakultät IV, Institut für Telekommunikationssysteme, Prof. Caire, Sekr. HFT 6, Einsteinufer 25, 10587 Berlin

Applications can be sent in written form, electronic form, or both.

We prefer the electronic submission, please send applications in electronic form, specifying the reference number of the opening, to:

For financial reasons we do not send back your application documents. Please only send copies.

By submitting your application via email you consent to having your data electronically processed and saved. Please note that we do not provide a guaranty for the protection of your personal data when submitted as unprotected file. Please find our data protection notice acc. DSGVO (General Data Protection Regulation) at the TU staff department homepage: or quick access 214041.

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.