Vacancy No. 91/2019

PostDoc (m/f/d)

Job description

Within the newly founded DFG Graduate School "“Tailored Scale-Bridging Approaches to Computational Nanoscience” ( you take on the following tasks:

  • Developing new, extending and adapting existing scientific workflow methods to enable domain-specific solutions in computational nanoscience
  • Transfer of knowledge and experience with workflow methods to application scientists in the form of tutorials and seminars, as well as within the framework of the planned cooperation projects in the graduate school
  • Deployment and support of middleware (e.g. UNICORE, FireWorks, MongoDB)
  • Publication of research results in scientific journals and at international conferences
Personal qualification

You have a university degree and a doctoral degree in computer science or computational science. In addition, you have specialized knowledge of workflow systems and/or high-performance computing as well as a good command of English. Knowledge of workflow languages, software development and experience in interdisciplinary teams are advantageous.


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

Organizational unit

Steinbuch Centre for Computing (SCC)

Starting date


Contract duration

Contract duration is limited to two years

Application up to


Contact person in line-management

For further information, please contact Dr. Ivan Kondov, phone 0721 608-28644.


Please apply online using the button below for this vacancy number 91/2019 .
Personnel Support is provided by 

Ms Perkovic
phone: +49 721 608-25006,

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, severely disabled persons will be preferred.