Elektronik & Telekommunikation, Informatik & Wirtschaftsinformatik, Ingenieurwesen & Innovation, Maschinenbau & Anlagenbau, Softwareentwicklung & IT

Software Engineer (m/f/d) for Sensor Technology/Measuring Technology and Data Processing Vollzeit

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 Mobility Systems is seeking to hire a new Ingenious Partner for our location in Vienna:

Software Engineer (m/f/d) for Sensor Technology/Measuring Technology and Data Processing

Transportation Infrastructure Technologies


  • Our teams work on various research projects with the aim of developing solutions for tomorrow's mobility.
  • In these projects you will independently develop software for measurement technology and monitoring systems (e.g. video systems/laser scanners on the special measurement vehicle RoadSTAR) and conduct in-depth data analyses with the acquired data.


  • You implement high performance data processing applications which are used by our researchers to produce data products ranging from road infrastructure assessment to simulation data.
  • You develop innovative technologies, including the measurement of data acquisition and the creation of automated evaluation algorithms.
  • You maintain, adapt and develop existing software applications in the areas of computer vision, machine learning and remote sensing (e.g. privacy blurring of street level view data using tensorflow).
  • You will be responsible for selecting the suitable tools (IDEs, libraries, programming languages etc) and the software engineering technologies we will use.
  • You will perform complex data analyses & develop algorithms for the further processing of laser scanning and photogrammetry data used by our clients (e.g. to improve road infrastructure and avoid accidents).
  • You will work with state-of-the-art technologies in the field of remote sensing.
  • You are responsible keeping up-to date and for implementing the best & latest software practices: Automated Testing, Continuous Integration, Code review.


  • Your solutions, applications and tools form a reliable basis for the scientific work and prove themselves in practice.
  • You will extend your network by working with customers and on research projects of the future
  • You will develop innovative and safe mobility solutions for tomorrow.

Your qualifications as an Ingenious Partner*:

  • You hold a technical degree (University/ University of Applied Science; Informatics/ Electrical Engineering/Telecommunications Engineering or equivalent) or similar.
  • Programming languages: good knowledge of Python and another language: e.g. C, C++ (C++11/14/17), Java.
  • Operating systems: Windows, good Linux knowledge
  • Experience in handling and implementation of software projects
  • Knowledge in the implementation of software engineering principals (SOLID, CI/CD, Automated Testing)
  • Ideally, basic knowledge of electronics and communications engineering
  • Experience with programming of metrological systems would be an advantage
  • Independent, structured and solution-oriented work - high degree of self-organisation
  • Willingness to work in interdisciplinary teams, enjoy communication and ongoing exchange with colleagues*
  • Good knowledge of German and English (spoken and written)

What to expect:

The minimum gross annual salary according to the collective agreement is EUR 46.186,--. 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 in a highly innovative environment.

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


Please submit your application documents including your CV, cover letter and certificates online, via: https://jobs.ait.ac.at/Job/119622




  • Unternehmen: AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH
  • Ort: Wien
  • Gehalt: at least gross EUR 46.186,- annually
  • Skills: Automatisierungstechnik, Elektrotechnik, Requirements Engineering, Softwareentwicklung, IT / Software-Security, C / C++, Java, Kommunikation
  • veröffentlicht am: 08.11.2019