For any questions, do not hesitate to ask:
Dr. Richard Gloaguen Tel.: +49 351 260 4424,
Dr. Pedram Ghamisi Tel.: +49 351 260 4405

Place of work:
Freiberg

Working hours:
39 h/week

Deadline:
15 September 2022

Online application
English / German
Job-Id: 2022/130 (1474)

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) Developing approaches at the intersection between remote sensing, deep learning, and social sciences

Through cutting-edge research in the fields of ENERGY, HEALTH and MATTER, Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) solves some of the pressing societal and industrial challenges of our time. Join our 1.400 employees from more than 50 nations at one of our six research sites and help us moving research to the next level!

At the Helmholtz Institute Freiberg for Resource Technology (HIF), innovative technologies for the circulareconomy are developed to provide and use mineral and metal-bearing rawmaterials more efficiently and to recycle them in an environmentally friendly way.

As part of the Institute, the Department of Exploration invites applications as Postdoc (f/m/d) Developing approaches at the intersection between remote sensing, deep learning, and social sciences.

The position will be available from 1 November 2022. The employment contract is limited to two years.

Your tasks:

  • Developing approaches at the intersection between remote sensing, deep learning, and social sciences
  • Text mining and information extraction from sociodemographics indicators and using them in combination with remote sensing and spatial data
  • Publishing results in international peer-reviewed journals and participating in international conferences

Your profile:

  • PhD degree in Computer or Electrical Engineering, Remote Sensing, Social Sciences, Deep Learning, Computer Vsion or related fields
  • Experience in text mining and information extraction
  • Experience in information fusion
  • Very good English language skills (both written and spoken)
  • Ability to work in an international context and willingness to work as a team

Our 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 two years with the possibility of longer-term prospects
  • Salary and social benefits in accordance with the collective agreement for the public sector (TVöD-Bund) including 30 days of paid holiday leave, company pension scheme (VBL)
  • We support a good work-life balance with the possibility of part-time employment and flexible working hours
  • Numerous company health management offerings

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