PostDoc (f/m/d) - Ion Beam Analysis

Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf


February 14, 2022


For any questions, do not hesitate to ask: Dr. Stefan Facsko Tel.: +49 351 260 2987, Dr. René Heller Tel.: +49 351 260 3617

Place of work: Dresden-Rossendorf

Working hours: 39 h/week

Deadline: 14 February 2022

Online application English / German Job-Id: 2022/29 (1372)

The HZDR is committed to equal opportunity employment and we strongly encourage applications from qualified female candidates. We also carefully consider all applications from job candidates with severe disabilities.

Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf Bautzner Landstraße 400 01328 Dresden

PostDoc (f/m/d) - Ion Beam Analysis

As a member of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centers, the HZDR employs about 1,400 people. The Center's focus is on interdisciplinary research in the areas energy, health and matter.

The Ion Beam Center at the HZDR is a leading European user facility for basic and application-oriented studies in the field of physics and materials science with ions. The IBC stands for many years of scientific and technical expertise and operates various machines and dedicated end-stations providing ion beams of almost all stable elements in a wide energy range from eV to 60 MeV.

As part of the Institute for Ion Beam Physics and Materials Research, the Ion Beam Center (IBC) invites applications as a PostDoc (f/m/d) - Ion Beam Analysis.

The position will be available from 1 April 2022. The employment contract is limited to 15 months.

  • Further development of software for ion beam analysis (IBA) in the frame of the EU-projekt RADIATE
  • Collaboration with colleagues (f/m/d) at the partner ion beam centers in RADIATE
  • Development of software for ion beam analysis, especially for multi- detector systems and imaging
  • Scientific collaboration with leading international groups in the field of IBA
  • User (f/m/d) acquisition and support for their experiments at the IBC
  • Requirements:
  • PhD degree (or equivalent) in Physics or Material Science
  • Experience in one or several of the following areas: Ion beam physics, Ion beam analysis, Materials science
  • Practical experience with: Radiation detectors, Data acquisition, Data evaluation
  • Good scripting and programming skills (especially Python)
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English
  • Readiness to work in an international team and closely collaborate with experimentalists (f/m/d) and theorists (f/m/d)
  • We offer:
  • A vibrant research community in an open, diverse and international work environment
  • Scientific excellence and extensive professional networking opportunities
  • The employment contract is limited to 15 months

  • Salary and social benefits in conformity with the provisions of the Collective Agreement TVöD-Bund

  • 30 days of paid holiday leave
  • Company pension scheme (VBL)
  • A good work/life balance for which we offer assistance in the form of:

  • Possibility to work part-time

  • Flexible working hours

  • In-house health management

  • Kindly submit your completed application (including cover letter, CV, diplomas/transcripts, etc.) only via our Online-application-system.

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