Lab Lead GreenTech - Lower Saxony (m/f/d)

As a Lab Lead GreenTech (m/f/d) With a focus on digitalization in the area of ​​Smart Water and Circular Economy at our location in Lower Saxony, the Center for Digital GreenTech of the August Wilhelm Scheer Institute, you will design and develop the subject areas of Smart Water and Circular Economy together with our colleagues from Saarbrücken and play your part contribute to a sustainable and digital future. You will build forward-looking projects for digital transformation in collaboration with industrial partners and develop intelligent IT systems for the future of the water and circular economy.

What you do with us

• Together with our team, you will develop ideas for the sustainable digitalization of processes in the water, energy and circular economy and transfer these into project proposals for research projects
• You work on innovative research projects, coordinate project partners and acquire new knowledge in the field of GreenTech, present your results in demonstrators and test your results with industry partners
• In projects, you develop concepts and digital solutions taking into account the latest technologies (such as AI or blockchain) to optimize CO2 consumption or the use of resources, for example in the production process
• You share your experiences and knowledge both internally and externally with the scientific community, write publications and network with corporate partners and public funding agencies

When you fit in with us

• You are looking for a challenge in a creative and innovative environment in which you design your own work, dedicate yourself to pioneering projects in the field of green technology, drive them forward and implement your own ideas
• You are interested in working at the interface between research and practice; you are results-oriented, creative and want to make a difference - and do so on a permanent basis
• You have completed a degree and ideally a doctorate in (business) information technology, engineering or comparable courses, preferably related to digitalization or sustainability
• You have experience in academic work, for example in writing publications or project proposals as well as working in research projects
• You have strong communication skills in both German and English (at least B2 level)

Sabrina Steep

That awaits you


Challenging, forward-looking projects and innovative topics in interesting industries.


Diverse design options and space for creativity and testing your own ideas.


An innovative environment with a wide range of opportunities for personal and professional development.

Permanent contract

We hire people because we believe in their personality. That's why our employment contracts are usually open-ended.

Flexible working hours

You can arrange your working hours flexibly with us. Working hours are based on trust. This allows you to adapt your work perfectly to your private life.

Home Office

With us, flexible working hours also include a flexible work location. In addition to working in the office, you can of course also work from home.

Flat hierarchies

Work at eye level in a creative team with a start-up character. We count on your ideas and are looking for real team players. Hierarchies do not play a major role for us.

Company pension and accident insurance

Prevention is an important issue. That is why, in addition to an additional payment for the company pension scheme, we also offer you accident insurance, which gives you perfect protection even after working hours.

Laptop & work cell phone

A high-performance laptop and a stylish smartphone with extensive data volume are our tools of the trade. With us you can also use both privately.

JobTicket & JobRad

If you are traveling by bus or train, you can get a discounted JobTicket* from us. If you prefer a sporty bike ride, we offer the JobRad. With both, you can make optimal use of the good connection to our location on the university campus.

*currently only at the Saarbrücken location

fitness program

If you want to keep fit at the same time as your job, you can benefit from joint fitness events as well as from various cooperations with fitness studios and thus save some money.

Trust working hours

You decide when and how much you work. You can organize your working hours flexibly and thus optimally combine study and work.

Working at eye level

We count on your creative ideas and are looking for real team players. Hierarchies do not play a major role for us. Together we can do more!

Home Office

With us, flexible working hours also include a flexible work location. You decide whether you work in the office or from home.

close to campus

The proximity to the campus of Saarland University or the TU Clausthal offers short commutes to work, good transport connections and a short walk to the canteen.