Career at KASTEL SRL

KASTEL Security Research Labs as a competence center for cybersecurity offers PhD students and postdocs interesting career opportunities in application-related, interdisciplinary research.

We Are Hiring!

At KASTEL Security Research Labs, the Competence Center for Cyber Security, we are always looking for bright minds that complement and strengthen our existing research groups.

We are hiring (d, f, m):

Postdoctoral Researchers

Doctoral Researchers

that hold an excellent degree in

computer science,

mechanical or electrical engineering,


psychology (with a relationship to technology),

or other related fields


Applicants should have a background in one of the following fields:

Network Security & Distributed Systems

Formal & Data Security

Applied Security

Software Security

Human & Societal Factors in Security

Application Domains (i.e. energy, production, or mobility systems)


Our (post-)doctoral researchers profit from the excellent research conditions at some of Germany’s best research institutions, the integration in international, highly motivated teams, a large degree of planning security (contract run-times of up to six years), a highly competitive salary (renumeration groups TV-L E13/E14), flexible working hours, 30 days of paid vacation, mobile working arrangements, and much more.

Have we sparked your interest? Then send us your application as a single PDF to the contact address below.

We are looking forward to welcoming you to our team!


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