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.
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
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)
What we 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
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