STI Innsbruck is a research group at the University of Innsbruck engaged in research and development to bring information and communication technologies of the future into today's world.

Senior Developer and Leader for the Semantic Communication Engine Innsbruck

STI Innsbruck is a research institute at the University of Innsbruck engaged in research and development of semantic technologies, with a current focus on scalable on-line communication based on machine-processable semantics. STI Innsbruck is developing the Semantic Communication Engine Innsbruck (SCEI, pronounced “sky”) which includes methods and tools for highly scalable on-line communication supporting processes, such as yield, brand, and reputation management. We are currently looking for a


Senior Developer and Leader for the Semantic Communication Engine Innsbruck
(40 hours/week)


We offer:

  • The stimulating environment of a research institute in the fields of Semantics, Semantic Communication, Semantic Web, Linked Data, Semantic Web Services, Semantic Technologies beyond the Web, Service-Oriented Architectures, and formal languages
  • Long-term collaboration with well-known academic institutions and major companies around the world
  • A multicultural workplace with state-of-the-art infrastructure, a competitive salary and resources
  • The annual gross salary for this full time position begins at: € 56.000 (depending on qualifications)

We expect:

  • Excellent knowledge and interest in programming of Ruby on Rails (PHP and Java are a plus)
  • Excellent knowledge and experience in software design and architecture
  • Strong desire and proven ability to lead a software development team
  • Good knowledge of Content Management Systems, i.e. Drupal
  • Good knowledge of semantic technologies
  • Successfully completed Masters in Computer Science, or a related area
  • Fluent in English

Applicants should send a cover letter and curriculum vitae via email (text, postscript or PDF only) to: