Vacancy No. 564/2018

Scientist (m/f/d)

Subject physics or chemistry


Job description

Within the Virtual Materials Design (VirtMat) project, you will develop methods for multi-scale simulation of batteries and battery materials and apply them to current issues in battery research and computer-aided material development. You will 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 professional experience in materials simulation and multiscale processes. Good knowledge of C++ and UNIX as well as good English skills round off your profile. HPC experience and knowledge of parallel architecture are desirable.


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

Organizational unit

Institute of Nanotechnology (INT)

Starting date


Contract duration

limited to 31.12.2020

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 564/2018 .
Personnel Support is provided by 

Ms Schuhmacher
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.