Ph.D. students for the ATLAS Group

Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY - Ein Forschungszentrum der Helmholtz-Gemeinschaft - Jobangebot

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  • Arbeitgeber: Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY - Ein Forschungszentrum der Helmholtz-Gemeinschaft Firmenprofil
    Beschäftigungsart: Studium
    Jobdatum: 21. Juli 2021
    Fachbereiche: Naturwissenschaften: Physik
    Einsatzort: Hamburg; Hamburg

    Ph.D. students for the ATLAS Group - Jobangebot


    For our location in Hamburg we are seeking:

    Ph.D. students for the ATLAS Group

    Limited: 3 years | Starting date: earliest possible | ID: FHDO016/2021 | Deadline: open | Part-time

    DESY, with its more than 2700 employees at its two locations in Hamburg and Zeuthen, is one of the world's leading research centres. Its research focuses on decoding the structure and function of matter, from the smallest particles of the universe to the building blocks of life. In this way, DESY contributes to solving the major questions and urgent challenges facing science, society and industry. With its ultramodern research infrastructure, its interdisciplinary research platforms and its international networks, DESY offers a highly attractive working environment in the fields of science, technology and administration as well as for the education of highly qualified young scientists.

    The particle physics programme of DESY includes strong contributions to the LHC experiments at CERN and the preparation of future experiments. The experimental programme is enhanced by collaboration with a strong theory group. The DESY ATLAS group is involved in data analyses focusing on W and Z production, Higgs, top quark and Beyond Standard Model physics. In addition, the group is involved in the operation of the ATLAS Silicon Strip detector and the development of the ATLAS ITk Strips Detector for the High Luminosity LHC. The group is also working on the development of silicon tracking detectors for future particle physics experiments.

    About your role:

    • Analysis of ATLAS data (full Run 2 dataset and the new Run 3 data)
    • Contributions to operation and/or upgrade of the ATLAS detector
    Good reasons to join:

    Look forward to a unique working environment on our international research campus. We attach particular importance to appreciative cooperation and the well-being of our DESY employees. Gender equality is an important aspect for us. To support work life balance we offer flexible working hours, variable part-time and job-sharing. You will benefit from our family-friendly and collegial atmosphere, our established health management and occupational pension provision. As a public employer, we offer you a secure workplace and facilitate your individual career with our comprehensive training and development opportunities. Remuneration is according to the regulations of the TV-AVH.

    Limited: 3 years

    About you:

    • Diploma/Master in Physics with excellent grades
    • Deep interest in particle physics experiments
    • Some programming and scripting experience is welcome
    • Teamwork, communication and presentation skills
    • Good English language skills

    For further information please contact or use this link

    Please arrange for two letters of reference to be sent to the DESY human resource department by using our online tool: Additional application documents.

    DESY in Hamburg does not grant doctoral degrees directly but collaborates with several universities. Candidates for thesis research will have to satisfy the universities terms of admission for doctoral theses.

    PhD students receive a monthly salary of 2/3 of the payment of the remuneration group 13, level 2 according to the regulations of the TV-AVH.

    Please kindly submit your complete application documents including your salary expectations.

    We look forward to receiving your application via our application portal:

    Apply now

    DESY promotes equal opportunities and diversity. The professional development of women is very important to us and therefore we strongly encourage women to apply for the vacant position. Applications from severely disabled persons will be given preference if they are equally qualified.

    You can find further information here:

    Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY
    Notkestraße 85
    22607 Hamburg
    Phone: +49 40 8998-3392

    Deadline for applications:

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Ph.D. students for the ATLAS Group

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