The Helmholtz Association is Germany's largest research organisation. Its 18 research centres are akin to national laboratories, managing much of Germany's science infrastructure in six overarching research programmes in: Energy; Earth and Environment; Health;Aeronautics, Space and Transport; Matter; and Key Technologies.
The Association has a workforce of approximately 38,000 people working for 18 Research Centres which host over 250 Research Institutes across the whole of Germany.
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Executive postsProjektleiter (m/w/d) Administrative Software-Architektur und DigitalisierungGeesthachtHelmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht Centre for Material and Coastal Research (HZG)
Executive postsHead of Finance (f/m/d)Neuherberg (bei München)Helmholtz Zentrum München – German Research Center for Environmental Health (HMGU)
Scientific / postdoctoral postsPostdoctoral Researcher (m/f/d) or PhD Student (m/f/d) / very good PhD degree in fluid mechanics or atmospheric sciences with a strong background in particle-laden flows / Perform a literature survey on transport, deposition and …Dresden RossendorfHelmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR)
Diploma & Master Thesis43108: Students Informatics, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering or similar - FPGA Implementation of CCSDS protocols and data processing systems for Low Earth Orbit Free-Space-Optical CommunicationsOberpfaffenhofenGerman Aerospace Center (DLR)
Administrative staffProjektmanager (m/w/d)HeidelbergGerman Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)
OtherArzt (m/w/d) in Teilzeit 15 Std./WocheHeidelbergGerman Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)
Technical staffTechnischer Assistent (m/w/d) BTA, MTA oder BiologielaborantHeidelbergGerman Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)
PHD ThesisPhD position (m/f/x)LeipzigHelmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ
Scientific / postdoctoral posts41987: Computer scientist or similar - AI-supported sensor data processing and environment perception for traffic automationBerlinGerman Aerospace Center (DLR)
Work placement42995: Intern Informatics - Development of an user interface and a database to store manufacturing data of ceramic matrix compositesStuttgartGerman Aerospace Center (DLR)
The Helmholtz Association
€4.7 billion per annum
six research fields
19 research centres
50 research institutes
Germany's largest research organisation
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