Detailansicht Tablet mit Anwendung Cyber Security

Research and development in the field of

DIGITAL - Institute for Digital Technologies
Place of employment: Graz, Austria
Start: immediately
Time limit: None
Working hours: Full-time (38.5 hours per week)
Payment: at least € 4.226,- 14 x per year (aliquot) - readiness for overpayment with appropriate qualification and experience

To support our motivated team, we are immediately filling the following position with duty station in Graz:


Research and development in the field of CYBER-SECURITY / IT-Security


You will have the opportunity to actively participate in the development and expansion of the research group "Cyber Security and Defence" with a committed and highly motivated team.

Depending on your qualifications, your responsibilities will focus on the following areas:

  • Strategic development of the cyber-security research area
  • Expansion of our service and research portfolio
  • Acquisition and management of projects in the contract and research segment
  • Implementation of projects for customers and cooperation partners

Your qualifications:

  • Committed and team player personality
  • Completion of a master's or diploma program (PhD degree is an advantage)
  • You will cover one or more of the topics in technical depth: AI for Security, Security of AI, IT Security, IoT Security, Cloud, Application and Web Security, Penetration Testing, AI Based Security Testing, Cyber Risk Analysis, Cryptography.
  • Relevant professional experience an advantage
  • Certifications in the area of IT security are an advantage
  • Excellent communication skills in German or English

What we offer:

  • Possibility of design and development in own field of competence
  • Support from an experienced research team in the field of security and defense
  • Linkage with national and European security research

Support for further academic qualification (dissertation, habilitation)

  • according to the valid collective agreement monthly at least € 4.226,- gross, payable 14 times per year (aliquot), depending on previous experience and qualifications there is readiness for a higher remuneration
  • Team-oriented working atmosphere and state-of-the-art infrastructure
  • Flexible working hours (flexitime without core hours) with the possibility of teleworking
  • Targeted support for your personal career through the internal training program and in the further development of your professional expertise
  • additional whole days off on Good Friday, 24.12. and 31.12.
  • Attractive social benefits such as sports and cultural sponsorship, mobility allowance, company events, etc.

We look forward to receiving your detailed application! Please send it electronically to the following address:

JOANNEUM RESEARCH Research Forschungsgesellschaft mbH


Subject: DIG / R&D Cyber Security
Contact person for questions regarding content: Dr Matthias Rüther


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