The Helmholtz Association is Germany's largest research organisation. Its 19 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 40,000 people working for 19 Research Centres across the whole of Germany.
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Scientific / postdoctoral posts48152: Computer Scientist or similar - Research in the field of onboard software product assurance for space applicationsOberpfaffenhofenGerman Aerospace Center (DLR)
Executive posts47935: Physicist, Electrical Engineer, Mathematician or similar - Head of the working group „Maritime Traffic Systems“NeustrelitzGerman Aerospace Center (DLR)
Scientific / postdoctoral posts46157: Physicist, mathematician, meteorologist - Multi-satellite multi-instrument ionosphere probingNeustrelitzGerman Aerospace Center (DLR)
Other47797: Student Energy Engineering or similar - Characterization and Testing of PGM-free Cathode Catalysts for Proton Exchange Membrane (PEM) Fuel CellsStuttgartGerman Aerospace Center (DLR)
Administrative staff45586: Engineer, Computer Scientist or similar - Support and further development of a design laboratory including software and hardware prototypes for automated vehiclesBraunschweigGerman Aerospace Center (DLR)
Scientific support staff47831: Student Electrical Engineering or similar - Improvement of a wearable IMU-based tracking system for upper-body motion captureOberpfaffenhofenGerman Aerospace Center (DLR)
Scientific / postdoctoral posts47293: Computer Scientist or similar - Research in Model Checking and Systems EngineeringOberpfaffenhofenGerman Aerospace Center (DLR)
Scientific / postdoctoral postsScientist for accelerator physicsHamburgDeutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY
Scientific / postdoctoral posts45609: Engineer with programming skills or Computer Scientist - Development of design methods and interaction concepts (HMI) for automated vehiclesBraunschweigGerman Aerospace Center (DLR)
OtherTechnical Consultant – at CISPA Incubator (M/W/D) (German)SaarbrückenCISPA - Helmholtz Center for Information Security
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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