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For our research, we always welcome excellent scientists as well as other specialists with a background in science and technology.

We work on challenging and exciting research topics at the highest international level. You will have access to outstanding infrastructure located on an international, interdisciplinary campus as well as numerous opportunities to network and develop new skills.

Examples of jobs in this area

As a senior scientist, you are actively involved in research, for example with a small research group on issues related to the sustainable production of food and biological energy carriers. With top-class publications, you contribute to progress in basic research in your discipline, acquire third-party funding, and, at the same time, you continually review whether your research results have potential for practical application. Your research experience is the basis of your teaching activities at a university.

As head of a scientific collaboration in the Jülich Aachen Research Alliance (JARA), you have completed a PhD and are responsible for joint research projects of RWTH Aachen University and Forschungszentrum Jülich, for example in neuroscience or energy research. As part of your project management activities, you are in charge of research topics, of PhD students and technical staff, and coordinate the different actors and resources.

As a research scientist for application programming, you develop complex simulation models for research questions that can be investigated using the supercomputing resources at Forschungszentrum Jülich.

As an engineer in the area of information technology, you are responsible for developing processes in cleanroom technology and for the installation, commissioning, and development of devices for micro- and nanoelectronics.

As a computer scientist, you support the development of scientific facilities, optimize the software used for experiments, and establish program routines for the analysis of measured data, for example in plant research.

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