Scientist (f/m/diverse) CMS Experiment


  • Germany
  • €Attractive
  • Research facilities

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DESY is one of the world’s leading research centres for photon science, particle and astroparticle physics as well as accelerator physics. More than 2400 employees work at our two locations Hamburg and Zeuthen in science, technology and administration.

The particle physics programme of DESY consists of strong contributions to the LHC experiments ATLAS and CMS, the Belle-II Experiment in Japan and to the preparation of future experiments. The experimental programme is enhanced by collaboration with a strong theory group. DESY is seeking an outstanding researcher to fill a scientist position working on the CMS experiment. The successful candidate is expected to take a leading role in the upgrade program of the CMS experiment for the high-luminosity LHC.

The position
  • Active role in the CMS experiment
  • Engagement in the upgrade of the CMS tracker for the HL-LHC
  • lnvolvement in generic detector R&D activities
  • Participation in the supervision of students and postdocs

  • Ph.D. in Experimental Particle Physics
  • Extensive knowledge and experience with experiments in HEP
  • Profound experience in detector development, in particular silicon tracking devices
  • Outstanding teamwork abilities, good communication skills and knowledge of English

For further information please contact Dr. Guenter Eckerlin, +49 40 8998 2582 (guenter.eckerlin@desy.de) or Prof. Dr. Elisabetta Gallo, +49-40-8998-4849 (elisabetta.gallo@desy.de).

Please use our online application tool to submit your complete application (Motivation letter, a CV which also details your research accomplishments, a list of your publications, and a maximum two pages statement on future research plans) and please arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to the DESY human resource department (recruitment@desy.de), clearly stating your name and the position identifier.

Salary and benefits are commensurate with those of public service organisations in Germany. Classification is based upon qualifications and assigned duties. Handicapped persons will be given preference to other equally qualified applicants. DESY operates flexible work schemes. DESY is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and encourages applications from women. Vacant positions at DESY are in general open to part-timework. During each application procedure DESY will assess whether the post can be filled with part-time employees.

We are looking forward to your application via our application system: www.desy.de/onlineapplication

Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY
Human Resources Department | Code: FHMA018/2019
Notkestraße 85 | 22607 Hamburg Germany
Phone: +49 40 8998-3392 http://www.desy.de/career

Deadline for applications: 2019/07/14

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