Junior/Senior Researcher (m/f/d) Computer Science – Full-time

Do you have experience or interest  in blockchain and related technologies? Would you like to scientifically develop yourself in this field? Are you a researcher and developer? Perfect! Then you have to come to the right place.

We would like to expand our team for our application-oriented research projects with junior and senior researchers (m/f/d) in the field of computer science.

You should have

  • Master’s degree in computer science, business informatics or comparable education.
  • Doctorate for senior position desirable
  • Good knowledge of several programming languages
  • Experience with (and enthusiasm for) blockchain technologies or DLTs.
  • Interest in solving complex problems related to the coordination of different stakeholders in distributed systems
  • Fluent in English (ideally also German)
  • Ability to work in a team and good communication skills
  • High degree of initiative and self-organisation
  • Experience with development of DApps or smart contracts is an advantage
  • Experience as a (full-stack) developer (focus on backend development) is an advantage

Your tasks would include

  • Prototypical development of DApps for different research projects (amongst) others in the areas of supply chain management and tokenisation).
    • using appropriate blockchain technologies (Ethereum, IOTA, Hyperledger Fabric,…) depending on the project
    • participation in the design of appropriate system and software architectures
    • implementation of frontends to demonstrate the functionality
  • Systematic planning and implementation of software tests
  • Coordination with customers regarding requirements and interfaces
  • Researching the latest technologies and products in the blockchain/DLT environment with regard to their applicability for current projects
  • Collaboration on scientific publications

We offer

  • attractive tasks in national and international projects with well-known companies
  • Collaboration in an interdisciplinary team of researchers
  • Attractive full-time employment (40h/week)
  • Opportunity to write a doctoral thesis
  • Continuous scientific exchange with leading scientists at ABC and our scientific partners
  • Opportunity for independent and joint publication of research results in scientific journals
  • Working in an international team
  • Flexible working hours
  • Workplace close to the underground (U1).

The minimum gross salary is € 3,185.00 per month (14 times per year), and with a completed PhD the minimum gross salary is € 3,850.00. Our final offer depends on your qualifications.

The Austrian Blockchain Center (ABC) is an application-oriented, nationally funded research centre. The mission of the Center is to be the Austrian one-stop-shop research centre for Blockchain (and related) technologies used in industrial applications such as Industry 4.0 / IoT as well as in finance, energy, logistics, government and administration applications. Together with our scientific partners, we provide services to a wide range of industries, from financial services to manufacturing.

Are you interested?

Please send us your CV and a motivation letter to jobs@abc-research.at!

We would like to increase our share of women and would be happy if we could fill these positions with women.