Open One-Year Post-Doc Position in Software Engineering

April 7, 2020 / Stefan Wagner

The Software Engineering Group is looking for postdoctoral researcher for any topic in software engineering. The position is initially fixed term for one-year starting in June. There is a possibility of extension.


We have an open post-doc position in the Software Engineering group at the Institute of Software Technology. The position is fully compensated with the usual German TV-L 13. It is fixed for one year with the possibility of extension (funding pending).

We are looking for a person that fits into our current research profile but also extends it with new ideas. The position is open-topic in software engineering but interesting topics include

  • Behavioural software engineering / human factors in software engineering
  • Digitalisation and software engineering
  • Software engineering for machine-learning and artifical-intelligence systems
  • Software test and analysis
  • Automotive software engineering
  • Software systems safety

The Software Engineering group is an international team of researchers headed by Prof. Stefan Wagner. The research topics include software quality and quality assurance, requirements engineering, safety/security and agile/continuous software engineering. 

We provide a very good research environment with funding for traveling and equipment as well as a lot of freedom to do interesting research.


  • PhD or equivalent in a relevant topic
  • Good publication record


Contact person
Prof. Dr. Stefan Wagner
Universitätsstr. 38
70569 Stuttgart
+49 711 68588455
E-mail address

Type of employment


Further Informationen

Institute / Institution
Institute of Softwaretechnology
Period of employment
fixed, starting Monday, 1. June 2020
Application Deadline
Monday, 4. May 2020 - 23:59


TV-L 13
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