Offer 393 out of 416 from 19/05/22, 11:12


Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Faculty V - Institute of Engineering Design, Micro and Medical / Chair of Engineering Design & Product Reliability

Research Assistant - salary grade E13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen

under the reserve that funds are granted
part-time employment may be possible

Working field:

Research work within the joint project Modular Load Distribution Structure for Energy and Environmentally Friendly Payload Optimisation of Loading Crane Vehicles in SMEs
  • Creation of FE models and carrying out FE analyses of truck load distribution frames
  • Setting up and carrying out measurement campaigns in the Berlin/Brandenburg region and southern Germany to determine loads in crane operations
  • Desing optimisation of load distribution frames for weight reduction (incl. topology optimisation)
  • Close collaboration with several medium-sized companies
  • Life Cycle Assessment

Further information:


  • A successfully completed scientific university degree (Master, Diplom or equivalent) in mechanical engineering, aeronautical engineering, physical engineering or automotive engineering is required.
  • Very good knowledge of mechanical structural analysis, strength, engineering design and the application of numerical methods (FEM) is required.
  • Very good knowledge of experimental work is required, for example in automation, measurement and control technology and/or signal processing.
  • Good to very good knowledge of NI LabView is required.
  • Self-initiative, ability to work in a team; high commitment are expected.
  • German language skills are absolutely necessary.
  • Preference will be given to applicants with ANSYS knowledge, especially in topology optimisation.
  • Experience (e.g. completed internship or apprenticeship) in the field of mechanical manufacturing/production would be an advantage.

How to apply:

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