Scientist (m/f/d) for Crypto-Analytics

Austrian Institute of Technology

WorkplaceWien, Wien, Austria

We are Austria’s largest research and technology organisation and an international player in applied research for innovative infrastructure solutions. This makes us a powerful development partner for industry and a top employer in the scientific community. Our Center for Digital Safety & Security is seeking to hire new Ingenious Partners for our location in Vienna.

- Center for Digital Safety & Security -

  • AIT’s Data Science & Artificial Intelligence group provides data science consulting and solutions for making informed decisions based on large, heterogeneous, and real-time data under strict conditions of IT security and data protection.
  • As part of our interdisciplinary, cross-organizational team you will guide the design and implementation of research tasks in close cooperation with international stakeholders (public/law enforcement sector).

  • You will investigate technical aspects of cryptoasset ecosystems apply artificial intelligence methods and contribute to the implementation of developed analytics methods and tools.
  • You actively use your advanced knowledge of network analysis and machine learning and will work with open-source data science tools such as R, Phyton and Apache Spark, among others.
  • You will co-supervise our Unit’s PhD and master students.

  • You actively cooperate with relevant experts at AIT, and you will engage with potential stakeholders within and outside academia.
  • You publish your results in high-value conferences and journals.
  • You conceive and submit research project proposals on the national and international level.

Your qualifications as an Ingenious Partner:
  • PhD in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics or equivalent
  • Scientific track record in Cryptoassets and blockchain technologies
  • Advanced knowledge in network analytics and machine learning
  • Experienced with Data Science Tools and Methods (Python, R)
  • Excellent German and English skills (fluent in spoken and written)

What to expect:
The minimum gross annual salary according to the collective agreement is EUR 49.532,--. 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.

At AIT, the promotion of women is important to us - that's why we are especially looking forward to hearing from female applicants!

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In your application, please refer to and reference JobID 2262558.