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Hiwi position at the Department of Information Systems and Systems Development in cooperation with AWS

To support my department of Business Informatics and Systems Development (WISE) at the University of Kassel in teaching, I am looking for the following as soon as possible

a student assistant (m/f/d) with or without first degree for 20 to 40 hours per month in cooperation with Amazon Web Services (AWS).

The WISE department conducts innovative and high-quality research and teaching in various topics related to the interdisciplinary design of socio-technical information systems. The main focus of your task is to contribute to the development of a new teaching offer in the topic area of cloud computing. The teaching offer will be developed in direct cooperation with Amazon Web Services. Accordingly, the activity is in close cooperation with the practice and the student assistant has the opportunity to get to know Amazon Web Services (AWS) more closely & to work with them. Furthermore, if interested, there is the possibility to acquire an official AWS Cloud Certification (AWS Cloud Practitioner or Solution Architect Associated) as part of the activity. Upon completion of this project, you will have built a deep understanding of how cloud computing combined with IoT, AI/ML and Analytics will enable future business models.



  • Insight into working in research and teaching in my area of expertise.

  • Hands-on experience in the topic area of cloud computing, i.e. a highly demanded and promising field of activity

  • Pleasant working atmosphere and short communication channels

  • Flexible working hours and locations

  • Extensive practical contact with Amazon Web Services and the opportunity to obtain official certification

I expect from you:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, initiative, willingness to perform, high sense of responsibility, ability to work in a team and very good organizational skills
  • Affinity for IT or business informatics
  • Interest in exploring application areas of new technology
  • Very good German and English skills Practical knowledge of MS Office (esp. PowerPoint)
  • Knowledge in the field of learning (psychology of learning or didactic knowledge) is an advantage


The starting date is flexible. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me via e-mail(soellner(at)

Are you interested? Then send your application documents by e-mail to Prof. Dr. Matthias Söllner(soellner(at) I am looking forward to hearing from you!