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Junior Researcher / Doctoral Candidate (m/f) Software Development

Junior Researcher / Doctoral Candidate (m/f) Software Development

Become part of the open science movement
The Leibniz Institute for Psychology Information (ZPID) in Trier (Germany) is an internationally renowned research support
organization in psychology and a member of the prestigious Leibniz Association.
Current as well as future ZPID research areas and services are based on and guided by the values of open science and
open innovation. ZPID provides tools and services to facilitate access to, manage, steward and store digital research data.
It has won a grant by the German Research Foundation (DFG) to further enhance DataWiz, a tool that helps researchers in
psychology to manage and document their research data.
For this project, we are looking for a
Junior Researcher / Doctoral Candidate (m/f) Software Development
(salary group TV-L E13, 100%, limited for 2 years)
Start date is April 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter
Duties and functions:
Development and implementation of modules to archive and administrate research data based on open source
solutions, as well as import and export routines, observing standardized interfaces and exchange formats
Close cooperation with a usability expert to enhance the DataWiz user experience
Integrating the procedural DataWiz component with the DataWiz knowledge base

Your profile:
Master's degree (or equivalent) in computer science or information technology or another scientific field with an
additional qualification in IT
Profound knowledge of modern web, database and cloud technologies (Tomcat, MySQL, Minio) in Linux
Experience in software development using the Java programming language and script languages (e.g. JavaScript)
as well as frameworks related to Java development (Spring, jQuery, REST). Knowledge in the field of research data
(primary data, metadata) is advantageous
Proactive, results-oriented, and independent working style
In order to apply, please register with our online portal here

and upload the following documents ( until March 03, 2019) :
Cover and motivation letter
Names, affiliations and e-mail addresses of 2-3 potential referees
Outline of plans/ideas for your PhD topic (about two pages)
Apply now
We support your career development.
We observe guidelines regarding laws and regulations governing part-time employment.
Among equally qualified applicants, disabled candidates will be given preference.
For further information, please contact career@leibniz-psychology.org.
Please note that online applications will only be accepted until 03/03/2019 via the following URL:


Junior Researcher / Doctoral Candidate (m/f) Software Development

Vollzeit, Befristete Festanstellung
0 Jahre
Diplom-Abschluss, Master-Abschluss
Deutsch, Englisch

Veröffentlicht am 04.03.2019