Software Engineer (m/f/d)

Leibniz-Institut für Analytische Wissenschaften - ISAS - e. V. (ISAS), Dortmund und Berlin

The Leibniz-Institut für Analytische Wissenschaften – ISAS – e.V. is a research institute dedicated to the development and improvement of analytical methods and tools for health research and related fields. ISAS is a member of the Leibniz Association and is publicly funded by the Federal Republic of Germany and its federal states.

For our junior research groups AMBIOM – Analysis of Microscopic BIOMedical Images (in the department of Biospectroscopy) and Spatial Metabolomics (in the department of Bioanalytics) at our locations in Dortmund, we are looking for a

Software Engineer (m/f/d)

Your tasks:

  • Work on Python based napari plugin development under the guidance of the senior software engineer in the team
  • Participate in the preparation of software documentation for users
  • Perform and develop beta testing of the software with internal and external users
  • Assist in the alpha release and maintenance of the software
  • Assist in image analysis and multimodal data analysis using the developed software

Your profile:

  • A completed vocational training with IT reference or a bachelor’s degree or master’s degree in computer science/engineering or relevant scientific field; Master students are also welcome
  • Proficient in scientific Python programming
  • Familiar with version control and open-source software development
  • Proactive, independent and solution-oriented way of working
  • Fluent in English (spoken and written English)
  • Experience with PyQtGraph or napari is a plus
  • Basic knowledge of microscopy imaging or mass spectrometry or chemical imaging is a plus

Non-residents who apply for this job will receive help from the institute to find accommodation and to
handle authorities. ISAS supports the principle of equal opportunity for all employees and therefore
particularly encourages women to apply. Applications from severely disabled people are welcome.
The salary will be according to the German TV-L. The full-time position is available immediately. It is
fixed-termed and offered for two years.

ISAS collects and processes the personal data of its applicants in accordance with European and
German legal regulations. Further information on data protection and the processing of personal data
can be found at www.isas.de/datenschutzhinweise-fuer-bewerberinnen-und-bewerber.

Applications should contain: A cover letter with a short presentation of yourself, which ideally
underlines your interest in working at ISAS and your particular suitability for the position advertised,
your curriculum vitae as well as copies of diplomas and references.

Please send your complete and informative application documents as one pdf document by December 4, 2022, quoting the reference number LP_131/2022, by email to bewerbungen(at)isas.de.

Informal requests are welcome and can besubmitted to the Human Resources team (bewerbungen(at)isas.de).

For further information on the institute please see http://www.isas.de/en.