Group Management (f/m/d)

  • Oldenburg, Germany
  • 20/07/2019
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

The SAM group researches and develops technologies to simulate and optimize complex energy systems and their interaction
with information and communication technologies, the electrical grid and its components, the market as well as generation and
consumption. An important task is to strategically develop the internationally used co-simulation framework mosaik and the in-
tegrated frameworks for multi-agent systems. The aim of the group is to use its co-simulation approach as an industry-relevant
test-environment for distributed control strategies.

In coordination with the directors and professors in the energy division you will be responsible for
XX strategic development of the group’s R&D-activities,
XX employee management,
XX the group’s external representation,
XX acquisition of research projects and of direct commissioning from industry,
XX contributions of own R&D content and publications as well as
XX operative execution of R&D-projects, in particular project- and personnel management.

XX You have already gained first leadership skills.
XX You have knowledge in the field of software engineering or project management.
XX Preferred are candidates with knowledge in (co-)simulation or multi-agent technologies.
XX You share our passion for application-oriented research.
XX You hold a scientific degree in computer science, electrical engineering or a related field, doctorate preferred.
XX Knowledge of German is a plus.

XX Professional and socially attractive working environment with an international focus
XX Excellent opportunities for the development of professional/personal skills e.g. in cooperation with the University of Oldenburg
XX Support for learning the German language
XX Corporate culture characterized by tolerance and openness
XX Salary according to the collective agreement for the public sector (depending on qualification group E14 TV-L)
XX Severely disabled applicants are given preferential consideration in the event of equal qualification
XX Family friendliness through great flexibility in organizing your working time
XX Part-time employment is possible.

Group Management (f/m/d)
„Simulation and Agents in Multiple Domains“ (SAM)

Contact Person:
Dr. Christoph Mayer
Tel: 0441 9722-180

Postal Adress:
Escherweg 2 | 26121 Oldenburg

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Contract duration: 2 years (option of permanent employment)
Start: at the earliest opportunity

R&D-Division: Energy
Group: Simulation and Agents in Multiple Domains

OFFIS is a 1991-founded, internationally active Research and
Development Institute for information technology based in
Oldenburg, Lower-Saxony. In an average of 70 ongoing pro-
jects OFFIS, with its 290 employees, carries out research and
prototypical development work on the highest international
level in the areas of energy, health, manufacturing and trans-
portation. OFFIS cooperates with more than 700 business
and scientific partners worldwide.