[Neutron] Project engineer (m/f) in the field of electrical engineering for scientific technical instrumentation

Nikolas Arend n.arend at fz-juelich.de
Wed Feb 25 22:33:30 CET 2015

Forschungszentrum Jülich conducts interdisciplinary, cutting-edge
research and seeks to address the pressing questions of our time. It
contributes to finding solutions to some of the greatest challenges
society now faces in the area of Energy and Environment as well as
Information and the Brain. As a member of the Helmholtz Association with
more than 5,500 employees, it counts as one of the largest
interdisciplinary research centres in Europe.

The Jülich Centre for Neutron Science (JCNS) provides scientists at
universities and research centres in Germany and worldwide with access
to powerful neutron instruments of the highest performance categories.
JCNS runs experiments, within the framework of a cooperation agreement
with the Technische Universität München (TUM), at the Maier-Leibnitz
Zentrum (MLZ). Research undertaken there predominantly involves both
basic and applied research in the areas of physics, chemistry, biology
and materials science.

We are currently looking for a

2014-258 – Project engineer (m/f) in the field of electrical engineering
for scientific technical instrumentation


to support and expand our team.

Job Description:

   * Planning, constructing, commissioning and servicing of
electrotechnical facilities as well as equipment at scientific-technical
experimental facilities (e.g. control cabinets, measurement technology,
control and feedback control systems) and their power supply
   * Issuing and revising documentation for the construction, function
and commissioning of facilities, issuing operating instructions and
maintaining all project documentation in good order
   * Working closely with internal and external project members at
Forschungszentrum Jülich, and also at national and international
research facilities e.g. JCNS outstations such as SNS (Oak Ridge, USA)
or ILL (Grenoble, France)

Your Profile:

   * University Degree (Bachelor or Master’s) in Electrical Engineering
   * Experience in the area of electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) is
   * Experience in the areas of switching and transformer power supply
technology, bus systems and hardware interfaces, high voltage and
amplifier technology as well as digital and analogue signal transmission
would be advantageous
   * A structured, goal- and result-oriented approach to work; readiness
to take part in ongoing training programmes

What we offer:

   * An excellent technical infrastructure
   * A varied and challenging area of activity in a modern research
   * Training opportunities for more advanced assignments
   * Employment for a fixed term of two years, with possible long-term
   * Salary and social benefits in accordance with the provisions of the
Collective Agreement for the Civil Service (TVöD), depending on your
personal qualifications and the actual nature of your assignment
   * Flexible working hours and the opportunity to work “almost
full-time” according to your individual circumstances

Place of Work: Garching (Munich, Germany)

Forschungszentrum Jülich aims to employ more women in this area;
applications from women are therefore particularly welcome.

We also welcome applications from disabled persons.

We look forward to receiving your application, preferably via our online
recruitment system


up until 12.03.2015, quoting the above reference number.

Contact at P-E:
Pia Warczak
Tel.: +49-(0)2461 61-9700

Forschungszentrum Juelich GmbH
52425 Juelich
Sitz der Gesellschaft: Juelich
Eingetragen im Handelsregister des Amtsgerichts Dueren Nr. HR B 3498
Vorsitzender des Aufsichtsrats: MinDir Dr. Karl Eugen Huthmacher
Geschaeftsfuehrung: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Marquardt (Vorsitzender),
Karsten Beneke (stellv. Vorsitzender), Prof. Dr.-Ing. Harald Bolt,
Prof. Dr. Sebastian M. Schmidt

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