Beamline Engineer at Beamline P11 - Tenders Global

Beamline Engineer at Beamline P11

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  • Posted 2 months ago

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PETRA III, one of the most brilliant hard X-ray facilities worldwide, currently provides 25 undulator beamlines for experiments utilizing the extreme source brilliance. The High-throughput Macromolecular Crystallography beamline P11 provides high glux densities and fully automated experimental setups for the investigation of biologial macromolecules. We are seeking a highly motivated technician to join our team at this state-of-the-art beamline.

About your role:

  • Development, design construction and implementation of technical devices at beamline P11, integration of the technical devices into the beamline, commissioning of the devices in cooperation with the beamline scientist
  • Technical support at the beamline P11 in cooperation with beamline scientists
  • Maintenance and caretaking of the beamline tools, instruments
  • Coordination of the work with external companies and DESY service groups

About you:

  • Dipl.-lng. (FH) or Bachelor of Engineering in the field of physical engineering, mechatronics or equivalent knowledge, skills and experience
  • Knowledge in instrumentation and control engineering
  • Knowledge in the area of optics, vacuum and electronics
  • Experience in using X-rays and in the field of automation and robotics
  • Good English communication skills
  • Knowledge in and experience with 3dCAD projects
  • NX with Teamcenter database is an asset
  • Ability to work in team and good communication skills

Look forward to a unique working environment on our international research campus. Appreciative cooperation and the well-being of our DESY employees are particularly important to us. To support work life balance we offer flexible working hours, variable part-time and job-sharing. You will benefit from our family-friendly and collegial atmosphere, our established health management and occupational pension provision. As a public funded employer, we offer you a secure workplace and facilitate your individual career with our comprehensive training and development opportunities. Remuneration is according to the regulations of the TV-AVH. DESY offers its employees a financial supplement for a job ticket at both locations.

We look forward to receiving your application via our application portal:

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DESY promotes the professional development of women and therefore strongly encourages women to apply for the position to be filled. In addition, severely handicapped persons with equal aptitude are given preferential consideration. The advertised positions are basically suitable for part-time employment.

You can find further information here:

Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY
Personalabteilung Notkestraße 85 22607 Hamburg
Phone: +49 40 8998-3392

This research center is part of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centers. With more than 42,000 employees and an annual budget of over € 5 billion, the Helmholtz Association is Germany’s largest scientific organisation.

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