Researcher (w/m) in intelligent energy systems team
Scadenza: 19 June 2020
The University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI), opens a position at the Department Environment Constructions and Design (DACD) based in Canobbio, at the Institute for Applied Sustainability to the Built Environment (ISAAC), for a Researcher for the Intelligent Energy Systems team. The occupancy degree is 100%.


  • Active participation in the Intelligent Energy Systems team's research projects in the field of intelligent energy management and integration of renewable energy sources (in particular photovoltaics) into the electricity grid.
  • Data analysis, in particular of time series (forecasting, clustering, classification, identification of anomalies, etc.) and development of models.
  • Development of predictive control strategies and simulation tools.


  • Master degree in Data Science, Energy Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics or equivalent with good knowledge in control theory, optimization or other related disciplines.
  • Minimum 3 years of professional experience after the end of the studies.
  • Excellent knowledge of operational research, automatic control, agent-based simulation and prediction theory and filtering.
  • Excellent level of programming (in particular Python and Matlab).
  • Good knowledge of algorithms and machine learning software.
  • Ability to collaborate in an interdisciplinary environment.
  • Aptitude for both team and individual work.
  • Good knowledge of Italian and English language (writing and speaking). Knowledge of a second national language is a preferential title.

We offer

  • A permanent position and full-time commitment.
  • Interdisciplinary working environment in contact with companies.
  • Professional and career development opportunities (e.g. PhD).

Additional information

The requirements for this function are published within the “Direttive interne SUPSI” (direttiva 4B) and within “Regolamento del personale SUPSI” on the Italian website.

For further information, please contact:
Dr. Roman Rudel
T +41 (0)58 666 63 50

The application, containing a cover letter, a résumé, diplomas and certificates, will be submitted electronically through the application form until the 19th June 2020, and will be accepted only via the official online form. Incomplete applications, sent after the deadline or submitted to any other address will not be considered.