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Fried­rich-Schil­ler-Uni­ver­si­tät Jena - Insti­tute for Phys­ical Chem­istry

Friedrich Schiller Uni­versity is a tra­di­tional uni­versity with a strong research pro­file rooted in the heart of Ger­many. As a uni­versity cov­er­ing all dis­cip­lines, it offers a wide range of sub­jects. Its research is focused on the areas Light—Life—Liberty. It is closely net­worked with non-research insti­tu­tions, research com­pan­ies and renowned cul­tural insti­tu­tions. With around 18,000 stu­dents and more than 8,600 employ­ees, the uni­versity plays a major role in shap­ing Jena’s char­ac­ter as a cos­mo­pol­itan and future-ori­ented city.

Sci­entific Pro­gram­mer for Photonic data sci­ence (m/w/d)

Work­ing field:

  • Sup­port our team in the devel­op­ment and main­ten­ance of the in-house and open source pro­jects
  • Imple­ment­a­tion and cloud integ­ra­tion of adap­ted machine learn­ing tech­niques for spec­tral tech­no­lo­gies and ima­ging meth­ods
  • Optim­iz­a­tion of data pre-treat­ment and data stand­ard­iz­a­tion work­flows per­form­ance
  • Agile devel­op­ment, doc­u­ment­a­tion, test­ing, and con­tain­er­ized deploy­ment of the soft­ware pack­ages
  • Design and imple­ment­a­tion of the UI com­pon­ents


  • Suc­cess­fully com­pleted uni­versity stud­ies in com­puter sci­ence, inform­at­ics, bioin­form­at­ics, phys­ics, or com­par­able fields
  • Know­ledge in the areas of data sci­ence, sim­u­la­tion, and data stand­ard­iz­a­tion would be a plus
  • Good Eng­lish lan­guage skills are a pre­requis­ite
  • Con­fid­en­ti­al­ity, cre­ativ­ity, and clear com­mu­nic­a­tion

Exper­i­ence in one or more of the fol­low­ing fields:
  • Web devel­op­ment (Fron­tend – Vue.js/React.js, Backend – Node.js/Lara­vel/Django)
  • Cod­ing pro­fi­ciency in Python with a focus on data pro­cessing, machine learn­ing, and deep learn­ing
  • Data­base SQL and NoSQL sys­tems, Elastic search
  • Par­al­lel com­mut­ing, GPU pro­gram­ming
  • DevOps: man­aging cloud infra­struc­tures, exper­i­ence of using con­tainer tech­no­lo­gies such as Docker/Kuber­netes would be a big plus.

What we of­fer:

  • An excit­ing/var­ied/inter­est­ing field of employ­ment / Autonom­ous work at one of the largest employ­ers in Thuringia / An excit­ing and var­ied scope of activ­it­ies with cre­at­ive free­dom
  • Inter­dis­cip­lin­ary research at the inter­face between bio­logy, medi­cine, optics, and data sci­ence
  • Excel­lent equip­ment and infra­struc­ture
  • An inter­est­ing pos­i­tion at an inter­na­tional level / Par­ti­cip­a­tion in inter­na­tional con­fer­ences
  • A Gradu­ate Academy for doc­toral can­did­ates and postdocs;
  • A fam­ily-friendly work­ing envir­on­ment with a vari­ety of offers for fam­il­ies: Uni­versity Fam­ily Office ‘JUni­Fam­ilie’ and flex­ible child­care (‘JUni­Kinder);
  • Uni­versity health pro­mo­tion and a wide range of uni­versity sports activ­it­ies;
  • Flex­ible work­ing hours (flexi­time and, if applic­able, tele­work­ing)
  • A com­pre­hens­ive fur­ther and con­tinu­ing edu­ca­tion pro­gramme and indi­vidual qual­i­fic­a­tion and devel­op­ment meas­ures
  • Attract­ive fringe bene­fits, e.g. cap­ital form­a­tion bene­fits (VL), Job Ticket (bene­fits for pub­lic trans­port), and an occu­pa­tional pen­sion (VBL);
  • Remu­ner­a­tion based on the pro­vi­sions of the Col­lect­ive Agree­ment for the Pub­lic Sec­tor of the Fed­eral States (TV-L) at salary scale 13 — depend­ing on the can­did­ate’s per­sonal qual­i­fic­a­tions—, includ­ing a spe­cial annual pay­ment in accord­ance with the col­lect­ive agree­ment.

How to ap­ply:

Are you eager to work for us? Then sub­mit your detailed applic­a­tion by email (one PDF file), stat­ing the vacancy ID 247/2021 by 8 August 2021 to: