Position: HiWi / Studentische Hilfskraft (m/w/d) Fachrichtung Informatik, Physik, Biophysik, Mathematik in Teilzeit (39 Std./Monat)

Department: Theoretische Systembiologie

Code number: 2020-0272

The German Cancer Research Center is the largest biomedical research institution in Germany. With more than 3,000 employees, we operate an extensive scientific program in the field of cancer research.

Job description:

In der Abteilung "Theoretische Systembiologie" arbeiten ca. 15 wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiter (Doktoranden und Postdocs) an der mathematischen Modellierung zellbiologscher Prozesse. Der HPC-Cluster wird für numerische Rechnungen eingesetzt, die von statistischen Analysen (z. B. von Genomsequenzen) bis zu modellbasierter statistischer Inferenz und Modellselektion reichen. Die Stelle bietet auch die Gelegenheit, Forschungsprojekte der Abteilung kennenzulernen.


  • Student der Fachrichtung Informatik, Physik, Biophysik oder Mathematik
  • Betreuung eines HPC-Clusters der Abteilung unter Linux (CentOS)
  • Administration, inkl. Matlab-Lizenzmanagement
  • Unterstützung beim wissenschaftlichen Rechnen

We offer:

  • Interesting, versatile workplace
  • International, attractive working environment
  • Campus with modern state-of-the-art infrastructure
  • Access to international research networks
  • Flexible working hours
  • Comprehensive further training program

Earliest Possible Start Date: ab 01.01.2021

Duration: The position is initially limited to 2 years with the possibility of prolongation.

Application Deadline: 27.11.2020


Diana Best
Phone +49 (0) 6221/42-1979

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The DKFZ is committed to increase the proportion of women in all areas and positions in which women are underrepresented. Qualified female applicants are therefore particularly encouraged to apply.

Among candidates of equal aptitude and qualifications, a person with disabilities will be given preference.

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