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Software Developer / IT Specialistfor the Research Infrastructure at our PETRA III Beamlines
Reference code: 50073145_1 – 2021/WP 11
Commencement date: February 2022
Work location: Hamburg
Application deadline: January 4th, 2022
Helmholtz-Zentrum Hereon maintains a permanent outstation at DESY in Hamburg in order to provide synchrotron radiation to our users from academia and industry for the purpose of materials science. At the world's largest synchrotron radiation source PETRA III we jointly operate the High Energy Materials Science Beamline (HEMS, P07), the lmaging Beamline (IBL, P05) and the Nanofocus Endstation of Micro- and Nanofocus X-ray Scattering Beamline (MINAXS, P03) along with supporting laboratory instrumentation.
Each of these beamlines is a complex research instrument which relies on a centralized high-performance IT infrastructure but also on a multitude of internally developed software components. These take care of essential tasks like hardware control, data collection, user interfaces etc. In this position your responsibility will be to continuously maintain and improve the various software layers between the beamline hardware and its users. Therefore, you will contribute to ensuring the reliability of our beamlines and to further developing our cutting-edge research infrastructure.
The position will be available from February 2022 and is located in Hamburg. The contract is initially limited to 2 years and may be extended. The position can be filled part-time in principle.
Equality of opportunity is an important part of our personnel policy. We would therefore strongly encourage qualified women to apply for the position.
These qualifications are essential to fulfill the above-mentioned duties:
These qualifications are considered assets:
For further questions, contact Dr. Christina Krywka (email@example.com)
We offer you
The Helmholtz-Zentrum Hereon conducts cutting-edge international research for a changing world: Around 1,100 employees contribute to the tackling of climate change, the sustainable use of the world's coastal systems and the resource-compatible enhancement of the quality of life. From fundamental research to practical applications, the interdisciplinary research spectrum covers a unique range.
Institute of Materials Physics
The Institute of Materials Physics operates instruments on large-scale equipment for structural investigations of materials and works on the development and characterization of novel lightweight materials for high-temperature applications, for example in aircraft turbines and automotive engines. Hereon has a unique infrastructure for complementary materials research with photons and neutrons.
We are looking forward to receiving your comprehensive application documents including your CV, description of your scientific and work expertise, list of publications if existent, and copies of credentials (B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D.) including grades indicating the reference code no. 2021/WP 11 until January 4th, 2022.Apply now
Severely disabled persons and those equaling severely disabled persons who are equally suitable for the position will be considered preferentially within the framework of legal requirements.