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Research associate (f/m/d) / PhD candidate


Institut für Hochfrequenztechnik und Elektronik (IHE)

Ihre Aufgaben

The Institute of Radio Frequency Engineering and Electronics conducts research in the field of integrated circuit design in state-of-the-art CMOS and SiGe BiCMOS technologies for various applications, such as wireless and wireline communications, satellite systems and high-accuracy radars and sensors for industrial automation. Research associate (f/m/d) / PhD candidate positions are available within in the field of integrated circuit design with a focus on:

  • Ultra-low power millimeter-wave CMOS design
  • Ultra-wideband SiGe BiCMOS ICs for phased-arrays
  • Millimeter-wave radar frontend design

The offered positions will provide the PhD students with a comprehensive set of theoretical and practical skills relevant for innovation and long-term employability in a rapidly growing sector. The candidates are expected to perform research activities independently, contribute to development of future research directions and participate in teaching and supervision of student theses.


as soon as possible

Ihre Qualifikation

  • The candidate should have an excellent master’s degree in the field of electrical engineering/electronics and information technology or physics.
  • Experience in the field of analog/digital circuit design and/or RF engineering is desirable.
  • Good speaking and writing skills in English are required.
  • Knowledge of German language is desirable.


Salary category EG 13, depending on the fulfillment of professional and personal requirements.

Contract duration

limited to 1 year with the possibility of extension

Application up to

April 15, 2023

Contact person in line-management

For further information, please contact Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulusoy, email:


Interested candidates are asked to send a motivation letter and a curriculum vitae, and all certificates/references with indication of the vacancy number in one PDF to Marion Jentzsch, email:

vacancy number: 2030/2023

We prefer to balance the number of employees (f/m/d). Therefore, we kindly ask female applicants to apply for this job.

Recognized severely disabled persons will be preferred if they are equally qualified.