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Job Record #15669
TitleJunior Scientist for numerical modeling (CFD) in aeronautics
CategoryJob in Academia
EmployerAIT Austrian Institute of Technology
LocationAustria, Vienna, Vienna
InternationalYes, international applications are welcome
Closure DateMonday, April 15, 2019

We are Austria’s largest Research and Technology Organisation and an international player in the research areas that we cover. This makes us a leading development partner for industry and a top employer in the scientific community. Our Center for Low-Emission Transport is seeking to hire a new Ingenious Partner for our location in Vienna.

Junior Scientist (m/f) for numerical modeling and simulation (CFD) in aeronautics


  • In-flight ice protection is key for safe all-weather operation of air- and rotorcraft. We explore and develop advanced numerical methods and novel test procedures for designing and testing cutting-edge ice protection technologies.
  • As a member of a growing team you will perform research in this field and be involved in several national and European H2020 and CleanSky projects.


  • You will work within an international, highly motivated research team.
  • You will collaborate with national and international partners from research and industry.
  • You will contribute to the definition and implementation of national and European R&D projects.


  • Your innovative results contribute to the success of our current research projects and the exploitation of research and development results.
  • You will present scientific results on international conferences and workshops and publish in scientific journals

Your qualifications as an Ingenious Partner:

  • PhD in aerospace or mechanical engineering with focus on numerical modeling and simulation of fluid dynamics of wings and/or high-speed rotors
  • Interest to develop scientific expertise in the field of aircraft icing
  • Experience in working in collaborative, large research projects (European level) including first experience in scientific publications in related topics
  • Experience in state-of-the-art industrial CFD tools
  • Very good communication and presentation skills in English – German desirable, but not mandatory

What to expect:

The minimum gross annual salary according to the collective agreement is EUR 42.742,--. The actual salary will be determined individually, based on your qualifications and experience. In addition, we offer company benefits, flexible working conditions, individual training and career opportunities.

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NameHelmut Kuehnelt
Email ApplicationNo
AddressAIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH
Giefinggasse 4
1210 Vienna
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