For our Location in Hamburg we are seeking:
Scientist – Online Data Analysis Framework for On-site Photon Science Experiments
Limited: 2 years | Starting date: earliest possible | ID: FHMA041/2020 | Deadline: 30.04.2021 | Full-time
DESY, with its 2700 employees at its two locations in Hamburg and Zeuthen, is one of the world's leading research centres. Its research focuses on decoding the structure and function of matter, from the smallest particles of the universe to the building blocks of life. In this way, DESY contributes to solving the major questions and urgent challenges facing science, society and industry. With its ultramodern research infrastructure, its interdisciplinary research platforms and its international networks, DESY offers a highly attractive working environment in the fields of science, technology and administration as well as for the education of highly qualified young scientists.
The group Information Technology (IT) provides infrastructure and services for computing and data management for DESY and its guests. The computer center operates large storage, computing and networking infrastructures to process large amounts of experimental data. DESY IT Group is developing a high performance distributed streaming middleware (ASAPO) which is aimed to support data analysis for Photon Science experiments executed at local X-ray accelerator facilities. The main challenges are to shape the developed solution to scientific use cases with their specific workflows, data structure and performance requirements.
Master`s degree in computer science or physics/mathematics or equivalent qualification
Very good knowledge of C++ (good knowledge of Go is beneficial)
Knowledge of Python/Cython is desirable
Experience with modern software development process
An interest in gaining new technical skills and mastering new problem domains, along with the flexibility and desire to tackle new challenges
Proficient in written and spoken English
Look forward to a unique working environment on our international research campus. We attach particular importance to appreciative cooperation and the well-being of our DESY employees. You will benefit from our family-friendly and collegial atmosphere, our established health management and occupational pension provision. As a public employer, we offer you a secure workplace and facilitate your individual career with our comprehensive training and development opportunities. Remuneration according to the collective labour agreement (TV-AVH).
We look forward to receiving your application via our application portal.
DESY promotes the professional development of women and therefore strongly encourages women to apply for the position to be filled. In addition, severely handicapped persons with equal aptitude are given preferential consideration. The advertised positions are basically suitable for part-time employment.
You can find further information here: https://www.desy.de/career/
Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY
Human Resources Department | Notkestraße 85 | 22607 Hamburg
Phone: +49 40 8998-3392