Offer 46 out of 343 from 22/09/22, 11:38


Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Faculty V - Institute of Machine Tools and Factory Management / Machine Tools and Manufacturing Technology

Research assistant - salary grade E13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen

part-time employment may be possible

Working field:

  • independent work on a research project in the field of high-precision cutting
  • characterisation and analysis of the material-specific cutting material properties as well as basic investigations on the usability of binderless tools made of tungsten carbide
  • analysis of the characteristic wear behaviour of cutting materials made of binderless tungsten carbide
  • application of immersed tumbling processes to analyse the complex interrelations for cutting-edge preparation of binderless tungsten carbide tools
  • execution of cutting tests as well as analysis of the wear behaviour of binderless tungsten carbide tools during the milling of an aluminium-silicon alloy
  • development of machining strategies for a process-reliable and economical machining of aluminium-silicon alloys with cutting tools made of binderless tungsten carbide
  • independent planning, execution and evaluation of research activities
  • participation in research activities
  • participation, coordination and organisation of research projects in close cooperation with industrial companies, research associations and scientific partners
  • presentation of research results to industry representatives and scientists at international conferences and trade fairs


  • successfully completed scientific university degree (Diplom, Master or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering, Production Technology, Mechatronics or related engineering science
  • advanced knowledge in the field of micro-production technology and for cutting with cutting materials made of tungsten carbide
  • knowledge and experience for basic machining of aluminium-silicon alloys
  • experiences in the use of machine tools in the fields of milling and turning
  • deep knowledge in the field of CAD/CAM-programming with Siemens Nx
  • extensive knowledge of production-oriented design of sample components and prototypes in the field of milling
  • experiences with metrological characterisation of surfaces and tool wear
  • independent, systematic and structured working method as well as knowledge regarding design and execution of experiments
  • willingness to work in laboratories and to carry out business trips - also to non-European countries
  • willingness to scientific work in a committed team
  • advanced skills in written and spoken English, German at least C1

How to apply:

Please send your application with the reference number and the usual documents only by email in one pdf document to Prof. Dr.-Ing. Uhlmann 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 Werkzeugmaschinen und Fabrikbetrieb, FG Werkzeugmaschinen und Fertigungstechnik, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Uhlmann, Sekr. PTZ 1, Pascalstraße 8-9, 10587 Berlin