The University About us...
The University of Luxembourg is an international research university
with a distinctly multilingual and interdisciplinary character. The
University was founded in 2003 and counts more than 6,700 students and more
than 2,000 employees from around the world. The University's faculties and
interdisciplinary centres focus on research in the areas of Computer Science
and ICT Security, Materials Science, European and International Law, Finance
and Financial Innovation, Education, Contemporary and Digital History. In
addition, the University focuses on cross-disciplinary research in the areas
of Data Modelling and Simulation as well as Health and System Biomedicine.
Times Higher Education ranks the University of Luxembourg #3 worldwide for
its “international outlook,” #20 in the Young University Ranking 2021 and
among the top 250 universities worldwide.
Within the University, the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine
(LCSB) is a highly interdisciplinary research centre (IC),
integrating experimental biology and computational biology approaches in order
to develop the foundation of a future predictive, preventive and personalized
As a pioneer in its field, the LCSB develops many research and research-
supporting applications in-house. Among these applications are tools to
support data exchange and protection, as well as exciting visual data
exploration and data analysis platforms. We are looking for a talented and
enthusiastic new colleague, with experience in designing and developing user
interfaces for such platforms.
You will be part of a team which focuses on the development of a new
state-of-the-art patient data exploration and visualization platform.
You will have opportunities to work on interesting new features using
modern technological frameworks and tools.
As part of our team of experts you commit to a high quality standard by
applying multiple testing technologies and industry best practices.
You have experience with most aspects of delivering production-level
software. This begins with the collection and formulation of requirements
and ends with the distribution, documentation, deployment, and maintenance
of the finished product.
You have a good understanding of REST APIs, which will help you navigate
and connect with applications in our service offering.
What we expect from you…
A University Master's degree or equivalent in computer science or related
Strong background in UX and UI design.
Strong background in Vue, or similar frameworks like Angular and React.
jQuery experience alone is not sufficient for this position.
Experience with REST API interaction.
Experience with prototyping tools, such as Figma.
Experience with git, or similar code versioning systems.
Experience with Typescript.
What we can offer you...
Modern and bright office rooms. No cubicles or open space offices.
An environment in which continuous learning is actively encouraged and
A modern infrastructure with state-of-the-art applications and
Modern and performant work equipment.
A large, diverse, and open-minded team of experts to rely on.
A real opportunity to create a positive impact on medical research and
An inflation-adjusted competitive salary according to personal work
32 days of annual leave and 40 hours of leave for personal reasons.
Compulsory social health insurance and private options at preferential
Meal vouchers for use in restaurants and supermarkets.
Contract Type: 24 months fixed-term contract (extendable up to 60
Work Hours: Full Time 40.0 Hours per Week
Internal Title: Research and development specialist
Job Reference: UOL04708
How to apply...
Applications (in English) should contain the following documents:
A detailed curriculum vitae (CV)
A cover letter describing previous project experience (if any) and
A description of name and addresses of three referees if available
We ensure a full consideration for applications received by the 15th of
February 2022 ; however early submission is encouraged. Applications sent by
e-mail will not be considered; please apply ONLINE.
Online applications should be addressed to: Prof. Dr. Reinhard Schneider,
Head of the Bioinformatics Core Facility and Head of the ELIXIR-Luxembourg
The University of Luxembourg embraces inclusion and diversity as key values.
We are fully committed to removing any discriminatory barrier related to
gender, and not only, in recruitment and career progression of our staff.
In return you will get…
Multilingual and international character. Modern institution with a
personal atmosphere. Staff coming from 90 countries. Member of the
“University of the Greater Region” (UniGR).
A modern and dynamic university. High-quality equipment. Close ties to
the business world and to the Luxembourg labour market. A unique urban
site with excellent infrastructure.
A partner for society and industry. Cooperation with European
institutions, innovative companies, the Financial Centre and with numerous
non-academic partners such as ministries, local governments, associations,
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For further information, please contact: Dr. Venkata Satagopam
(firstname.lastname@example.org), Senior Research Scientist, Deputy Head of
Bioinformatics Core Facility and Technical Coordinator of the ELIXIR-