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With 5800 students in economics and technology and 600 employees, we are shaping the future. We are driven by success in practice-oriented teaching, applied research and continuing academic education.

Create this future with us as a 

Research Associate (m/f/d)

Applied Spectroscopy and Measurement Technology 
(fulltime PhD position)


Centre for Applied Research / Institute for Innovative Mobility


(Reference number P-19/13)


Your responsibilities:

  • Evaluation of new lab based measurement principles for application within reliability analysis
  • Development of analysis methods for non-destructive quality and reliability testing
  • Development of in-line and in-situ monitoring technology for electronic components and systems (e.g. Raman spectroscopy, infrared spectroscopy, transient thermal analysis)   
  • Physics of failure based and big data driven pass/fail criteria development
  • Reliability and failure analysis of electronic components


Your profile:

  • Master’s degree in electrical engineering, physics, microsystem technology, mechatronics, mechanical engineering, information technologies, mathematics or similar subjects
  • Experience in spectroscopy and electrical measurement technologies
  • Ideal would be experience in optics and RF/HF technology
  • Experiences in modelling of complex application
  • Signal processing and data evaluation
  • Experience in programming languages (ideally C++)
  • Ideal but not mandatory are experiences in artificial intelligence
  • Self-driven, creative, ambitious, proactive, team orientated
  • Structured work methods and scientific approach
  • English fluently (written and spoken) and ideally also German


This is a temporary full-time position initially limited until 30. November 2021. The remuneration shall be in line with the German industrial agreement TV-L salary group 13. An extension of the position is aspired. The possibility of a cooperative doctorate will be supported.


We offer:

  • a modern workplace in central location
  • a family-friendly working conditions with flexible working hours
  • an exciting and lively working environment
  • extensive learning an training opportunities


Part-time work is basically possible for all our positions if these are staffed full-time through job-sharing.

Individuals with disabilities of the same suitability will be favoured for these positions. We expressly welcome applications from women (Section 7 Subsection 3 BayGIG (Bavarian Women’s Equality Law)).


Electronic applications are requested. Please send your detailed portfolio (Curriculum Vitae, copies of certificates and supporting documents about former employment) stating the reference number as a PDF file by 28. February 2019 to karriere@thi.de. For further information contact Prof. Dr. Gordon Elger (gordon.elger@thi.de).

Kontakt

Technische Hochschule Ingolstadt
University of Applied Sciences
Postfach 21 04 54
85019  Ingolstadt

Service Personal/ Organisation
Johannes Reile (Leitung)
Telefon 0841 9348–5230

Service Personal/ Organisation
Verena Krauß
Telefon 0841 9348–5110