Research Engineer Flexible Production Systems


      Steyr, Wien - vor 1 Monat

      Research Engineer Flexible Production Systems

      Flexibility and interoperability are factors gaining importance for manufacturing companies (next to traditional costs and quality factors). PROFACTOR researches Flexible Production Systems, by automation and optimization of production planning and decision support. The Flexible Production Systems group realizes applied research in areas like Industry 4.0 and Cyber Physical Systems. Research ranges from distributed artificial intelligence and multi agent systems for flexible job shop scheduling, over operations research and simulation, to enterprise integration & interoperability allowing to bring together models generated in differences places. The overall goal is the devel-opment of technology and software for manufacturing processes in complex, adaptive, and networked production system of systems. We warmly welcome innovative thinkers in our future oriented company.

      Your tasks

      • Requirements engineering, design and software engineering / modelling of production processes
      • Acquisition, Project management of applied research and industrial projects
      • Applied research and software engineering in symbolic artificial intelligence, distributed information systems, enterprise interoper-ability, middleware, operations research
      • Design, modelling, SW architecture implementation and engineering of IT support for production processes

      Your Qualifications

      • FH/University degree or HTL in Business Informatics, Computer Science, or similar (e.g. complex SW systems, data bases, IoT + Cloud, information systems for production)
      • Software engineering knowledge on one or more object oriented languages z. B. Java, C#, Technomatix Plant Simulation (or similar simulation software)
      • Enthusiasm for research, innovation and software technology
      • Analytical thinking, structured and accurate work procedures
      • Of advantage is knowledge on production processes and process modelling



      Flexible working hours


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      Place of work

      Steyr or Vienna (close to Westbahnhof station)

      Our Mission

      PROFACTOR researches for the competitiveness of the European Industry. Our technological developments strive for efficiency and sustainability, and work to benefit society. We are pioneers of the thinking production. We bring production back home.

      For this position a monthly minimum wage of 2.500 EUR brutto for full employment is offered. Having competences and ex-periences will increase your wage.

      We are looking forward to your application online - see or send an E-Mail:

      Questions? Please contact the head of the group Flexible Production Systems:
      Georg Weichhart, +43 664 60 885 335