Offer 29 out of 140 from 05/06/24, 14:07


Helm­holtz-Zen­trum Dres­den-Ros­sen­dorf e.V.

With cutting-edge research in the fields of ENERGY, HEALTH and MATTER, around 1,500 employees from more than 70 nations at Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) are committed to mastering the great challenges facing society today.

The Institute of Fluid Dynamics is conducting basic and applied research in the fields of thermo-fluid dynamics and magnetohydrodynamics in order to improve the sustainability, the energy efficiency and the safety of industrial processes.

The Department of Department Magnetohydrodynamics is looking for a

Scientific Employee (f/m/d) Electrical Engineering/ Measuring Techniques for the development of innovative electrical heating in industrial processes.

Recruitment is subject to final approval by the project sponsor.

Working field:

  • Design, construction, testing and evaluation of methods and setups for effective electrical heating of materials with low electrical conductivity
  • Planning, conducting and analysing experiments on a laboratory scale
  • Design and optimisation of experimental setups
  • Development and optimisation of algorithms for data evaluation
  • Transferring results and insights from laboratory experiments to industrial processes


  • Completed university studies (Master/Diploma) and PhD in the field of electrical engineering or comparable specialisation
  • Experience in the numerical simulation of electromagnetic problems
  • Experience with the design and construction of power electronic circuits
  • Experience in the field of measurement data acquisition and evaluation
  • Knowledge in the fields of fluid dynamics, chemistry and materials science is helpful, but not a requirement
  • Experience in data acquisition and evaluation
  • Interest in multidisciplinary collaboration in an international team
  • Programming experience with Python, C++ etc.
  • Very good English skills required
  • Very good german skills desired

What we offer:

  • A vibrant research community in an open, diverse and international work environment
  • Scientific excellence and extensive professional networking opportunities
  • Salary and social benefits in accordance with the collective agreement for the public sector (TVöD-Bund) including 30 days of paid holiday leave, company pension scheme (VBL)
  • We support a good work-life balance with the possibility of part-time employment, mobile working and flexible working hours
  • Numerous company health management offerings
  • Employee discounts with well-known providers via the platform Corporate Benefits
  • An employer subsidy for the "Deutschland-Ticket Jobticket"

How to apply:

We look forward to receiving your application documents (including cover letter, CV, diplomas/transcripts, etc.), which you can submit via our online-application-system: