Software engineering PhD position in the area blockchain engineering & smart contract testing (TV-L E13, 100%)

Technische Universität München
March 30, 2023
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Software engineering PhD position in the area blockchain engineering & smart

contract testing (TV-L E13, 100%)

27.02.2023, Wissenschaftliches Personal

The chair of software and systems engineering (SSE) has an open position (starting as soon as possible) for a PhD student with skills in the areas of blockchain engineering & smart contract testing. The position is part of the ACE program of Algorand.

Application: Apply via our form and refer to this job posting.

Core information:

  • Position: Scientific employee with a right to a doctorate (wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiterin (m/w/d) mit Recht auf Promotion)
  • Compensation: Fully funded position (TV-L 100 %)
  • Working hours: Full time (40.1 h / week)

  • Starting date: As soon as possible

  • Type: Fixed-term contract (2 years, with extensions possible up to 5 years total)

  • Language: English

  • Subject area: Computer Science

  • Research project: TUM Algorand Center of Excellence SUPPRA

  • Requirements and expectations :

  • M. Sc. degree in computer science or related fields
  • English language proficiency
  • Interest in blockchain engineering and smart contract testing
  • Very good grades
  • Previous experience with scientific methods
  • Topics and research project: This position is part of the TUM Algorand Center of Excellence SUPPRA. The Algorand Centers of Excellence (ACE) program, funded by the Algorand Foundation, is dedicated to support research, education, development, and social impact of projects in the Blockchain and distributed ledger space. In total, the Algorand Foundation selected 10 centers of excellence globally out of 77 proposals with over 550 participants, representing 46 countries. The projects were evalauted by 27 international experts with various backgrounds.

    The TUM project ACE-SUPPRA (Security, Usability, Performance, and Privacy Research in Algorand) was selected for a five year long research initiative grant with educational and outreach elements. ACE-SUPPRA is an interdisciplinary initiative, involving teams of different TUM departments, including the chair of software and systems engineering, lead by Prof. Alexander Pretschner.

    About the chair of software and systems engineering: Our mission is good software. We currently focus on those disciplines of software engineering where safety and security intersect, both in research and education; in terms of techniques, methods, and tools. Special emphasis is on distributed data usage control and testing. Read more on our website.

    Our address:

    Technical University of Munich Informatics 4 - Chair of Software and Systems Engineering (Prof. Pretschner) Boltzmannstr. 3 85748 Garching b. München

    Application: Please apply via our form and refer to this job posting. Persons with severe disability will be preferred if their qualifications and fit are roughly the same. Furthermore, TUM specifically aims to promote equal opportunities for women and men. The university aims to increase the proportion of women; qualified women are therefore specifically asked to apply.

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