Research Assist­ant in Aero­naut­ics and Astro­naut­ics
Technical University of Berlin Insti­tute of Aero­naut­ics and Astro­naut­ics


Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Fac­ulty V - Insti­tute of Aero­naut­ics and Astro­naut­ics / Chair of Flight Guid­ance & Air Trans­port

Research assist­ant (PostDoc) - salary grade E13 TV-L Ber­liner Hoch­schu­len - 2nd qual­i­fic­a­tion period (Habil­it­a­tion)

part-time employ­ment may be pos­sible

Work­ing field:

  • col­lab­or­a­tion with and sup­port for the head of the chair in area of research and teach­ing
  • sup­port in the devel­op­ment and imple­ment­a­tion of new courses in the field of flight guid­ance, air traffic, nav­ig­a­tion and unmanned sys­tems
  • Inde­pend­ent super­vi­sion of bach­elor (B.Sc.) and mas­ter (M.Sc.) theses and sup­port of doc­toral stu­dents
  • inde­pend­ent teach­ing tasks in the areas: unmanned sys­tems, air traffic, flight guid­ance, nav­ig­a­tion and sensor tech­no­logy
  • inde­pend­ent research in the field of unmanned sys­tems, nav­ig­a­tion and flight guid­ance
  • acquis­i­tion of national and inter­na­tional (e.g. European) third-party fund­ing pro­jects
  • pub­lic­a­tion of research res­ults in journ­als and at con­fer­ences
  • col­lab­or­a­tion in admin­is­trat­ive tasks in the spe­cial­ist field
  • will­ing­ness to pre­pare a habil­it­a­tion


  • suc­cess­fully com­pleted sci­entific uni­versity stud­ies (Mas­ter, Dip­loma or equi­val­ent) in aerospace engin­eer­ing, elec­trical engin­eer­ing or com­par­able with focus on flight guid­ance, nav­ig­a­tion, unmanned air­craft sys­tems or other related fields
  • suc­cess­fully com­pleted doc­tor­ate in area of aerospace engin­eer­ing, elec­trical engin­eer­ing, soft­ware devel­op­ment, or unmanned sys­tems
  • very good pro­gram­ming skills and soft­ware know­ledge (e.g. C, C++, Python, Mat­lab)
  • research exper­i­ence in the area of flight guid­ance and nav­ig­a­tion (e.g. GNSS, laser-based, vis­ion-based, beacon-based) and for aer­ial vehicles includ­ing UAS
  • exper­i­ence with the oper­a­tion, con­struc­tion or modi­fic­a­tion of UAS and the integ­ra­tion of sensors (e.g. laser-scan­ners, GNSS, mon­ocu­lar, ste­reo cam­eras, radar) onboard the UAS
  • exper­i­ence with Linux and/or real-time oper­at­ing sys­tems
  • teach­ing exper­i­ence in the field of flight guid­ance, avion­ics, nav­ig­a­tion, unmanned sys­tems
  • com­mu­nic­a­tion skills and exper­i­ence in team­work
  • suf­fi­cient lan­guage pro­fi­ciency to teach classes in both Ger­man and Eng­lish is expec­ted

Desired com­pet­en­cies:
  • cre­at­ive ideas for the devel­op­ment of new research areas and pro­jects, inde­pend­ent super­vi­sion of pro­jects
  • very good present­a­tion skills

How to ap­ply:

Please send your writ­ten applic­a­tion with the ref­er­ence num­ber and the usual doc­u­ments to Tech­nis­che Uni­versität Ber­lin - Der Präsid­ent - Fakultät V, Institut für Luft- und Raumfahrt, Prof. Dr. Uijt de Haag, Sekr. F3, Marchstraße 14, 10587 Berlin or by e-mail to

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.

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ID: 77046

Num. of em­ploy­ees:
ca. 8300
  • Charlottenburg, Berlin (Berlin, Germany)
  • gradu­ate pos­i­tion
  • research assist­ant
Cat­egory (TU Ber­lin):
  • PostDoc
for max. 5 years
full-time; part-time employment may be possible
Start­ing date (earli­est):
At the earli­est poss­ible
Salary grade E13
  • research
  • en­gin­eer­ing
  • teach­ing
Field of stud­ies:
aerospace engineering, electrical engineering or comparable,
  • en­gin­eer­ing
Level of edu­c­a­tion:
Diplom, Master or equivalent and Promotion
Lan­guage skills:
  • English (good knowledge of language)
  • German (good knowledge of language)

Make an Ap­plic­a­tion

Clos­ing date:
Re­ference num­ber:
By mail:
Technische Universität Berlin
- Der Präsident -
Fakultät V, Institut für Luft- und Raumfahrt, Prof. Dr. Uijt de Haag, Sekr. F3, Marchstraße 14, 10587 Berlin
By e-mail:

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