Hasso-Plattner-InstitutSDG am HPI
Hasso-Plattner-InstitutDSG am HPI

Research Assistant and PhD Student (m/f/d) Cybersecurity - Security Engineering

The Hasso Plattner Institute (HPI) conducts internationally renowned research and offers innovative teaching programs for bachelors and masters in the field of digital engineering. The HPI, academically written as the digital engineering faculty of the University of Potsdam, is looking for several

Research Assistant and PhD Student (m/f/d) Cybersecurity - Security Engineering

especially on one of the following topics:

  • Big Data Security Analytics and Next-Gen SIEMS
  • Innovative Authentication and Secure Identity Management
  • IoT Security and Security for Edge/Fog Computing

We expect you have (by the time of appointment):

  • an excellent Master’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or other closely related area
  • very good knowledge and engineering skills in IT and cybersecurity
  • independent and self-motivated work in research and teaching
  • Self-reliance, goal-oriented creativity, dedication, team spirit 
  • very good communication skills in English, both in speaking and in writing 

We provide:

  • Practice-oriented research
  • Close cooperation with leading global companies
  • Excellent equipped working/research environment
  • A friendly and competent team

Working time: 40 hours per week
Start: as soon as possible

We are looking forward to your application. Please send it (in PDF) per E-Mail to: office-meinel(at)hpi.de

Or per Post to:

Hasso Plattner Institut für Digital Engineering gGmbH
Prof. Dr. Christoph Meinel
Postfach 90 04 60
14440 Potsdam