For any questions, do not hesitate to ask:
Dr. Attila Cangi
Dr. Michael Bussmann Tel.: +49 3581 37523 11,
+49 351 260 2616
Place of work:
30 November 2021
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.
Bautzner Landstraße 400
Professional Support (f/m/d) Machine Learning and Data Science
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 Center for Advanced Systems Understanding (CASUS) is a German-Polish research center for data-intensive digital systems research. CASUS was founded in 2019 in Görlitz and conducts digital interdisciplinary systems research in various fields such as earth systems research, systems biology and materials research.
CASUS invites applications, subject to project approval, as Professional Support (f/m/d) Machine Learning and Data Science.
The position will be available from 1 January 2022. The employment contract is limited to two years.
Support the CASUS research areas in tasks related to machine learning and data science
Develop machine-learning infrastructures and workflows for science applications in the CASUS research domains
Collaborate with research teams on scientific problems that need machine-learning and data-science support
Contribute to research publications in academic, peer-reviewed journals in collaboration with research teams
Communicate your scientific results at academic venues
B.Sc. in Computer Science, Data Science, Mathematics, Physics, or a related subject
Solid background in mathematics and statistics
Expertise in machine learning and related statistical methods
Experience with modern software languages (Python, C/C++, or Julia)
Strong motivation to work in a collaborative environment
Excellent communication skills in a professional context
- Desired Qualifications:
Familiarity with natural language and image processing
Experience with statistical data science methods (R)
Experience with databases (SQL)
Experience in distributed version control (SVN/Git)
- 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 two years
- 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.