? German Research Centre for Geoscience Potsdam

For Section 1.1 "Space Geodetic Techniques" in Department 1 "Geodesy" we invite applications for a

Research Scientist "LEO satellite enhanced GNSS" (m/f)

Job Vacancy No. 0451

Your responsibilities:

Your qualifications:

Starting date: 1st June 2018
Fixed term: 2 years (possible extension by one additional year)
Working hours: full-time (currently 39 h/week)
The position is, in principle, suitable for part-time employment
Salary: The pay scale grouping will be into pay group 13 TVöD-Bund (Tarifgebiet Ost) provided that all tariff related, professional and personal requirements are met.
Location: Potsdam


You can expect a very diverse and challenging job in an international work environment that is characterized by exciting research projects. The compatibility of work and family life is of particular concern to the GFZ. Therefore, it offers the opportunity for flexible working time and workplaces. Moreover, there is a kindergarten located on the research campus.

The GFZ is a partner with Geo.X (http://www.geo-x.net/), and as such it is well connected with other geoscience institutions in Potsdam and Berlin. Geo.X forms the largest regional cluster of geoscientific expertise in Europe and offers excellent opportunities for cooperation and development.

Equal opportunity is an inherent part of our personnel policy. Therefore we are particularly welcoming applications from qualified women. Severely disabled persons will be given preferential treatment in the case of equal qualification.

We will retain your application documents for at least three months, even if the application is not successful. They will not be returned.

If you have any questions regarding this job offer, please feel free to call us at +49 (0) 331-288-28878.

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