Vacancy No. 562/2018

Scientist (m/f/d)

Subject physics, chemistry or material science


Job description

You will be responsible for the development and application of new multi-scale simulation methods for virtual material design and will participate in the development of a high-throughput workflow environment. In addition, you will apply the methods to problems of current materials research and present your work in international Conferences and Scientific Journals. The support of cooperation partners is also an integral part of your work.

Personal qualification

You have a university degree (Diplom (Uni)/Master) in physics, chemistry, or material science with a PhD and theoretical background. You also have several years of professional experience in materials simulation and multiscale processes. Good knowledge of software engineering, object-oriented programming (Python/C++), molecular modelling and electronic structure calculations complete your profile. A good command of English is expected. You are able to work in a team and to perform your duties in a thorough and structured manner.


Salary category 13, depending on the fulfillment of professional and personal requirements.

Organizational unit

Institute of Nanotechnology (INT)

Starting date


Contract duration

limited to 2 years

Application up to


Contact person in line-management

For further information, please contact Prof. Wenzel, e-mail:


Please apply online using the button below for this vacancy number 562/2018 .
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phone: +49 721 608-25011,

Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1, 76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, Germany

We prefer to balance the number of employees (m/f/d). Therefore we kindly ask female applicants to apply for this job.

If qualified, handicapped applicants (m/f/d) will be preferred.