Offer 143 out of 383 from 10/03/23, 09:25


Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Faculty V - Institute of Engineering Design, Micro and Medical

Research Assistant - salary grade E13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen

part-time employment may be possible

Working field:

  • research for the third-party funded project JaetRobi, at the Department of Agromechatronics, Institute of Machine Design and Systems Engineering, and at the Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Engineering and Bioeconomy (ATB), Potsdam
  • independent, responsible research activities in the fields of agricultural robotics / agromechatronics, in particular kinematic and electronic control of actuators for weed control using laser technology
Support of practical exercises and internships on agro-mechatronics within the scope of the research topic
  • supervision of final theses work and student projects on the research topic
  • preparation of project reports and support of the project management in administrative tasks
  • publication of research results in professional journals and presentation at professional conferences
  • intensive cooperation with the Leibniz Institute for Agricultural Engineering and Bioeconomy (ATB) in the planning, implementation and evaluation of experiments
  • support for the establishment of an agricultural robotics research laboratory of the department in cooperation with the ATB


  • a successfully completed scientific university degree (Master, Diplom or equivalent) in mechatronics, agricultural engineering, electronics, mechanical engineering or comparable
  • experience in the field of (agricultural) mechatronics is required, in at least one of the areas: Programming of machine control systems, design of agromechatronic systems, use of measurement/optics/laser technology, ideally in field trials
  • knowledge of design and simulation programs (CAD, Matlab/Simulink) and at least one programming language (C, ROS, Python) is required
  • good written and spoken German language skills (reporting language) are required
  • a high level of self-motivation for independent research activity with the goal of a doctorate is required
  • experience in the processing and coordination of third-party funded projects is helpful
  • a high degree of willingness to work at changing locations as well as practical trial work in an agricultural environment (field) is expected
  • ideally, system development experience has been gained through (industry) internships
  • practical experience in the use of ROS, C, Python, Matlab/Simulink or comparable software for machine control is desirable
  • good written and spoken English language skills are an advantage

How to apply:

Please send your application, stating the reference number, with the usual documents (summarized in a PDF document, max. 5 MB) exclusively by e-mail to: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Cornelia Weltzien 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.

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