Development Scientist/Engineer (f/m/d) for Micro-/Nanofabrication of Atomic Force Microscopy Probes

Reference No.: CE 2022/29

The Helmholtz Young Investigator research group Nanoscale Operando CO2 Photo-Electrocatalysis Studies the local structural, electrical, and catalytic properties of functional materials under reaction conditions to innovate applications in catalysis and energy conversion. As a development scientist/engineer in our team you will drive the development, micro/nanofabrication and characterization of sensing probes used in atomic force microscopy (AFM). This role will involve close collaboration with internal and external groups as well as industry partners and require strong initiative, effective cross-functional teamwork, a hands-on approach, and a high level of technical expertise. With us, you get the chance to actively participate in an exciting and socially relevant field of research. Your workplace will be at Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin and Fritz-Haber-Institut - Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, Department of Interface Science.



Your Benefits at HZB
  • Unique access to cutting edge research facilities and existing collaborations in academia and industry
  • Work in the research environment of the science metropolis Berlin
  • The opportunity to contribute together with researchers from all around the world to the development of renewable energies, energy stores and next-generation technologies for a climate-friendly future
  • A secure, crisis-stable job
  • Work-life balance
  • Flexible work hours with flexitime
  • 39-hour week
  • 30 days paid leave
  • Mobile working on up to three days/week
  • Comprehensive counselling services for family and career
  • Health management and company sports programmes
  • Financial support for public transport (Jobticket)
  • Continuing education opportunities
  • A company pension scheme (VBL)
  • And a team that looks forward to meeting you!
Fixed term contract for 24 months. The salary is based on the Collective Agreement for the German Public Service (TVöD-Bund).

How to apply:
Please upload the following documents with your application at the following link:

We look forward to receiving your application via our application management system by 12.02.2023. For reasons of data protection regulations, we are unfortunately unable to consider applications that reach us by email or by mail in the application process.

We strive to increase the proportion of female employees and are therefore particularly pleased to receive applications from women. Disabled applicants with equal aptitude are given preference.

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