Engineer position in bio data management at AIT (Austria)

AIT Austrian Institute of Technology, the Austrian research institute with European format which focuses on the key infrastructure issues of the future, is looking to strengthen its team with the immediate appointment of an

Engineer (m/f) for bio data management

Work description :

  • Conceptual design and implementation of an integration project of distributed heterogeneous databases in the European region
  • Development of tools for supporting biological research
  • Management of a high performance computing cluster under Linux and the existing laboratory information system installations
  • Evaluation and interpretation of extensive data sets from biological research


  • Completed specialist training (university/information technology, university of applied sciences in bio information technology, information technology)
  • Minimum of 3 years of professional experience in database and software projects
  • Personal interest in biology, botany or genetics
  • Very good knowledge in the field of database systems (PostgreSQL, Oracle) and object oriented software development in the client/server and intranet environment (Java, JSF, PHP, HTML/XML)
  • Scripting languages (Perl, PHP, Shell-Script)
  • Very good knowledge in dealing with Linux and Microsoft Windows
  • Structured and precise way of working, commitment, good communication skills
  • Independent, analytical and cooperative working style
  • Enthusiasm for unconventional solutions, creativity and progressive thinking


The definite classification or remuneration occurs corresponding to qualifications and previous experiences. The annual gross salary is at least EUR 39.592,00 per year according to the Research CA.

Work Place: Tulln

We are pleased to invite interested persons who wish to contribute their knowledge and their ideas to the field of applied research. Please attach meaningful application documents, including certificates and a photo.
Ms. Maria Maurer, MSc
Head of Human Resources
2444 Seibersdorf
Tel.: +43(0) 50550 – 2032