Research Associate (m/f)
A member of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centers, the HZDR employs about 1,100 people. The Center's focus is on interdisciplinary research in the areas energy, health, and matter.
The Helmholtz Institute Freiberg for Resource Technology (HIF) is a part of the HZDR and pursues the objective of developing innovative technologies for the economy so that mineral and metalliferous raw materials can be made available, used more efficiently, and be recycled in an environmentally friendly manner. The institute invites applicants as Research Associate (m/f).
The position will be available at the earliest possible time. The employment contract is limited to 30. April 2020.
Tasks:development of a sensor system for e-waste monitoringspectral characterization of e-waste test samplesset-up of integrated sensor system in close collaboration with industry partners within the consortiumdissemination of scientific resultspublication of results in international peer-reviewed journals
Requirements:Master's degree in process- or electrical engineering, or related field, with sound background in optical spectroscopyexperience in system integration and mechanical engineeringexperience in sensor technology and data processing may be helpfulvery good English language skills (both written and spoken)ability to work in international context
We offer:high scientific professional networking as well as scientific excellenceinternationality and diversityinteresting and diverse tasks, flexible working hours, salary based on the collective agreement TVöD-Bundequality of opportunity and family-friendly structures, corporate health managementattractive work and research terms in a highly motivated team