Research Software Engineer

Jülich Research Centre (FZJ)

Garching, Germany

Work group:

JCNS-4



Area of research:

Scientific / postdoctoral posts



Job description:

Your Job:



  • Develop open-source software to reduce, visualize, model, and fit experimental data

  • Collaborate in large software projects, and become a leader for small to medium projects

  • Cooperate with instrument scientists to improve data analysis procedures

  • Participate in exemplary studies from experiment through analysis to publication

Your Profile:

  • University degree with subsequent PhD in physics or related fields
  • Experience in scientific software development
  • Sound knowledge of C++ or Python
  • Experience with any of the following is a plus: Linux, Qt, CMake, cross-platform development; git, Github or Gitlab, continuous integration; numerical mathematics, Bayesian analysis, machine learning; condensed-matter physics, scattering, spectroscopy, crystallography

Our Offer:

  • Challenging and varied work in a growing multicultural team of enthusiastic professionals
  • Visibility of our products in the web apps.jcns.fz-juelich.de/doku/sc/start , through scientific publications, and at schools and conferences
  • A comprehensive further training programme
  • Flexible working hours and various opportunities to reconcile work and private life
  • Limited for 3 years with possible longer-term prospects
  • Full-time position with the option of slightly reduced working hours
  • Salary and social benefits in conformity with the provisions of the Collective Agreement for the Civil Service (TVöD). Depending on the applicant`s qualifications and the precise nature of the tasks, salary grade EG 13 TVöD-Bund
  • Depending on the type and scope of the tasks assigned, an additional temporary IT specialist allowance may be considered

We would also like to draw your attention to the position as Data Analysis Software Developer which has been advertised parallel.Place of employment: Garching (Munich)Forschungszentrum Jülich aims to employ more women in this area and therefore particularly welcomes applications from women. We also welcome applications from disabled persons.We also welcome applications from disabled persons.


Please apply via recruiter’s website.

Quote Reference: 2019-276

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