Helmholtz Zentrum München is a research center with the mission to discover personalized medical solutions for the prevention and therapy of environmentally triggered diseases and promote a healthier society in a rapidly changing world.

At our institute you will find a scientifically stimulating international environment. Together with renowned scientists and supported by an excellent infrastructure you will have the opportunity to make an important contribution for a healthier society.

The Institute of Biological and Medical Imgaing (IBMI) is the cornerstone of a rapidly expanding bioengineering ecosystem in the Munich science area; including the Helmholtz Pioneer Campus and the Research Center TranslaTUM, which integrate bioengineering with metabolic disorders and oncology, respectively. IBMI scientists develop next-generation imaging and sensing methods to measure previously inaccessible properties of living systems, hence, catalyzing breakthroughs in biology, medicine and the environment.

Our research aims to shift the paradigm of biological discovery and translation to address major health challenges of our time and develop the medical solutions of tomorrow. To support our state-of-the-art IT infrastructure we now seek a highly qualified and motivated

IT administrator (f/m/x) 101264

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Your responsibilities

The successful candidate will be pivotal in administrating, maintaining and further developing our institute’s IT infrastructure. In concert with the data centers of the Helmholtz Zentrum München and the Technical University of Munich, you will support our scientists and administrative staff in IT matters with your expert knowledge.

Biological and medical imaging highly depends on cutting-edge image reconstruction and AI-driven data analysis, requiring state-of-the-art hardware and software solutions. To this end, you will provide support on hardware and software-related matters and maintain our IT hardware and our institute network.

Due to the high amount of sensitive data generated by modern imaging techniques, a particular focus will be on secure and efficient storage and accessibility of imaging data. You will also provide your expertise to support our high-performance computing requirements. Furthermore, you will provide technical support for our web presence.

Your qualifications

  • High motivation, leadership and commitment to excellence
  • Excellent bachelor or master degree in Computer Science or a similar field, alternatively a vocational training (e.g. Ausbildung Fachinformatik) with relevant work experience
  • Strong background in IT hardware, software maintenance and network administration
  • Excellent computer literacy in operating systems and user applications (e.g. office applications, VoIP)
  • Experience in administering websites (Typo3, HTML) and social media (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn)
  • Team player skills and enthusiasm to work in a multi-disciplinary, collaborative environment
  • Excellent command of the English and German language

Preferred skills include

  • Strong expertise in state-of-the-art data storage solutions and high-performance computing
  • Programming and maintenance skills (e.g. Matlab, C/C++, LabVIEW)
  • Experience in image processing and algorithm development
  • Previous experience in conceptualization and implementation of seamless IT-infrastructure within and across entire research facilities/buildings

What we offer you

work-life balance
flexible working hours & working-time models
continuous education and training
30 days annual leave
on-site health management service
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Provided that the prerequisites are fulfilled, a salary level up to E 13 is possible. Social benefits are based on the collective agreement for the federal public service (TVöD). The position is (initially) limited to 2 years, under certain circumstances an extension can be arranged.

To promote diversity, we welcome applications from talented people regardless of gender, cultural background, nationality, ethnicity, sexual identity, physical abilities, religion and age. Qualified applicants with physical disabilities will be given preference.
If you have obtained a university degree abroad, we require further documents from you regarding the recognition of the degree. Please request the recognition as early as possible.

If you have further questions, simply contact Andreas Hillmair, Tel. +49 89 3187-2846, who will be happy to be of assistance.
Helmholtz Zentrum München
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt (GmbH)
Institute of Biological and Medical Imaging
Ingolstädter Landstraße 1

85764 Oberschleißheim

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