Our mission as research center: Discover personalized medical solutions for environmentally triggered diseases to promote a healthier society in a rapidly changing world.

The Helmholtz Pioneer Campus (HPC) founded and funded by Helmholtz Munich stands for the intelligent fusion of biomedical sciences, engineering and digitization. At HPC, top scientific talents from across the globe work together on the development of novel solutions that make a difference in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases.

The Jasnin Lab uses in situ cryo-electron tomography to explore the molecular architecture of actin systems within unperturbed cellular environments, and elucidate the structural principles governing actin functions across scales.

Software scientist in cryo-electron microscopy (f/m/x) 101768

Image Full time
Image Neuherberg near Munich
Image Professionals

Your responsibilities

  • Develop and optimize image processing workflows
  • Image processing
  • Develop computational tools for quantitative analysis of cell architecture
  • Administrate and maintain scientific software packages

Your qualifications

  • University degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Natural Sciences
  • Experience with scientific scripting languages (Python and Matlab)
  • Interest in mathematical problems
  • Ability to work in an interdisciplinary (combining structural, molecular, cellular and theoretical approaches) and international team of researchers
  • Fluency in English

Desirable qualifications

  • Proficiency in a higher programming language (C++ preferred)
  • Background in biology, biochemistry, biophysics or a related field of science

What we offer you

work-life balance Image
flexible working hours & working-time models Image
continuous education and training Image
30 days annual leave
on-site health management service
Image home office options
Image on-site nursery & holiday care
Image elder care
Image company pension scheme
Image discounted public transport ticket

Munich, with its numerous lakes and its vicinity to the Alps, is considered to be one of the cities with the best quality of life worldwide. With its first-class universities and world-leading research institutions it offers an intellectually stimulating environment.

Provided that the prerequisites are fulfilled, a salary level up to E 14 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.

Curious? If you have further questions, simply contact Marion Jasnin, 089 3187 43896, who will be happy to be of assistance.

Helmholtz Zentrum München
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt (GmbH)
Helmholtz Pioneer Campus
Ingolstädter Landstraße 1

85764 Neuherberg near Munich

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