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Research Assistant (m/f/d) in the division of communications systems

(Salary Scale 13 TV-L, 100 %)

The Institut für Kommunikationstechnik (IKT) invites applications for the position of a Research Assistant (m/f/d) in the division of communications systems (Salary Scale 13 TV-L, 100 %) starting at the 1st of October in 2022. The position is initially limited to three years and includes the opportunity of graduating with a doctoral degree.

Scope of work

  • Work on a research project in the field of wireless transmission technology
  • Modern Multicarrier and Multireceiver Transmission Schemes (5G, 6G, 7G, …)
  • URLLC, MMTC and Ad-hoc-Networks (e.g. as extensions of DECT-2020 NR)
  • Channel Adaptive System Design / Cognitive Radio Systems and Strategies
  • Rapid Realtime RF-Testbed Prototyping with USRPs and e.g. GNURadio


You are very motivated, self-initiated and have successfully completed your studies with a master university degree in the fields of Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics or Physics. You are expected to have profound knowledge of signal processing theory and methods as well as aspects of practical implementations and to have experience with developing software components in MATLAB or C/C++. Good communication skills in English as well as German language, both oral and written, are furthermore required.

We offer a supportive environment with an interdisciplinary, internationally visible research group that has already done extensive scientific work in the field. We enable you to take over responsibility for a scientific project, to participate in international conferences, to do academic teaching and to improve your scientific and personal skills while getting excellent support from us.

Leibniz University Hannover considers itself a family-friendly university and therefore promotes a balance between work and family responsibilities. Part-time employment can be arranged upon request.

The university aims to promote equality between women and men. For this purpose, the university strives to reduce under-representation in areas where a certain gender is under-represented. Women are under-represented in the salary scale of the advertised position. Therefore, qualified women are encouraged to apply. Moreover, we welcome applications from qualified men. Preference will be given to equally-qualified applicants with disabilities.

Please send your application as soon as possible but not later than 15th of July 2022 electronically to the email-address mentioned below or by mail to:

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
Institut für Kommunikationstechnik
Appelstraße 9A
30167 Hannover

For further information, please contact Dr.-Ing. Stephan Preihs (Phone: +49 511 762-2819,

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