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Technische Universität Berlin - Faculty V - Institute of Land and Sea Transport Systems / Chair of Rail Vehicles

Technische Universität Berlin offers an open position:

Research Assistant - salary grade E13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen

part-time employment may be possible

Working field:

  • Numerical simulation of the dynamics of rail vehicles (multibody simulation, finite element, etc.)
  • Preparation, conduct and analysis of measurement campaigns on rail vehicles (e.g. vehicle dynamics, acoustic, energy consumption, etc.)
  • Programming of scripts and tools for the simulation processes and the analysis of simulation and measurement results
  • Acquisition, controlling, coordination, and work of third-party funded projects


  • Successfully completed university degree (Diplom, Master or equivalent) with focus on rail vehicle technology
  • Experience with simulation technology in the rail vehicle sector (esp. MKS with the software Simpack and/or FEM with the software Ansys)
  • Very good programming skills in Python/Matlab
  • Very good command of German and English required; willingness to learn either German or English is expected
  • Very good communication skills, initiative, flexibility and ability to work in a team

How to apply:

Please send your application with the reference number and the usual documents (in a single pdf file, max. 5 MB) by email to Prof. Dr.-Ing. Markus Hecht via

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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.

Technische Universität Berlin - Die Präsidentin - Fakultät V, Institut für Land- und Seeverkehr, Fachgebiet Schienenfahrzeuge, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hecht, Sekr. SG 14, Salzufer 17-19, 10587 Berlin