23. July 2015 - Jülich Centre for Neutron Science (JCNS)
Physicist as instrument scientist for the powder diffractometer DREAM for ESS/Lund
Physicist as instrument scientist for the powder diffractometer DREAM for ESS/Lund
23. July 2015 - Jülich Centre for Neutron Science (JCNS)
Physicist as instrument scientist for the powder diffractometer DREAM for ESS/Lund
Physicist as instrument scientist for the powder diffractometer DREAM for ESS/Lund
Employer
Jülich Centre for Neutron Science (JCNS)
Location

Jülich, Germany and Lund, Sweden

Introduction

For the European Spallation Source ESS, currently being built in Lund, Sweden, JCNS will construct the high resolution / high intensity neutron time-of-flight powder diffractometer DREAM.
We are looking to recruit a Physicist as instrument scientist for the powder diffractometer DREAM for ESS/Lund

Description of Institution

The Jülich Centre for Neutron Science (JCNS) provides scientists at universities and research institutions in Germany and throughout the world with access to neutron instruments of the highest performance class.

Job description

Your Job:

  • Managing the layout, engineering design and later construction of the powder diffractometer DREAM with JCNS staff, the engineering department ZEA, the relevant departments at ESS and further European partners
  • Building the instrument at the European Spallation Source in Lund as the lead project scientist
  • Leading the instrument towards commissioning and user operation at ESS
  • Participation in the JCNS research programme with a focus on magnetism and correlated electron systems

Our Offer:

  • Challenging and varied work in an interdisciplinary and international team
  • limited for 3 years with possible longer-term prospects
  • Full-time position with the option of slightly reduced working hours
  • Salary and social benefits in conformity with the provisions of the Collective Agreement for the Civil Service (TVöD).

Requested Profile

Your Profile:

  • Excellent and highly motivated Ph.D. in experimental condensed matter physics or solid state chemistry
  • Experience with scattering methods, in particular powder neutron diffraction
  • Ability to efficiently manage a multi-million euro project and deliver in time and on budget
  • Ability to lead a collaboration between many international partners
  • Strong interest in challenging scientific and technical issues
  • Well-structured and systematic working method
  • Willingness to frequently travel between Juelich and Lund

Contact
Name

Barbara Kranen

How to Apply

Forschungszentrum Jülich aims to employ more women in this area and therefore particulary welcomes applications from women.

We also welcome applications from disabled persons.

We look forward to receiving your application, preferably online via our online recruitment system until 30.07.2015, quoting the Reference number: 2015-151

Deadline
30. July 2015
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