Scientific employee

BEST - Bioenergy and Sustainable Technologies GmbH
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published on Jan 15, 2023 01:42 PM

We are looking for a scientific employee for the Optimized Operation of Thermal and Hybrid Energy Systems!


The Area Automation and Control at BEST - Bioenergy and Sustainable Technologies GmbH focuses on the optimal operation of sustainable biorefinery and renewable energy systems, the optimal interaction of different technologies and systems and the highly automated operation management by new digital services. To reinforce our team in Graz we are looking for


a scientific employee.


Your Duties:

  • Participation in international research projects on thermal and hybrid energy systems
  • Contribution to the further development of an already existing energy management system
  • Execution of experimental campaigns
  • Development of software algorithms
  • Publication of research results in scientific journals and at international conferences


Your Profile:

  • Completed technical program (HTL, FH, university) in a technical field of study (e.g. electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, information & computer engineering or chemical and process engineering or similar)
  • Interest in complex technical and scientific problems
  • Experience in control engineering or optimization (desirable)
  • Programming experience with MATLAB, Python or (ideally) Julia
  • Structured way of working, flexibility, team spirit


Ab Jan 2023


We offer:

  • Working in the field of future green technologies
  • Excellent working atmosphere and pleasant working environment
  • Flexible working hours and home office option
  • Personal development opportunities (e.g. a wide range of internal training programs in project management, sales, etc.)


Location of employment: Graz


Please send your application documents in the form of a letter of motivation, curriculum vitae including relevant references to


Classification according to KV - EUR 2.714,57 for full-time with willingness to overpay, dependig on qualification and professional experience.

In the interest of diversity, applications from women are especially welcome at BEST!


Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Markus Gölles
Tel.: +43 5 02378-9208

PDF document 04_EMS_EN_Junior Researcher_v2.pdf, 260 KB
Employment type
full time
Start of work
starting immediately / by arrangement
Fixed term
not specified
2,714.57 EUR / month
Hours per week
logo of BEST - Bioenergy and Sustainable Technologies GmbH
First and last name
Claudia Holzleitner
BEST - Bioenergy and Sustainable Technologies GmbH
Inffeldgasse 21 b
8010 Graz
Phone number
+43 5 02378 9410