Software Developer

80 - 100 %

Your tasks

  • Create a new and unique software tool to preprocess scientific data from different sources like Monte Carlo simulations
  • Populate a suitable database to be designed according to the specifications
  • Process the numerical data according to the input by the user interface
  • Record the results including version tracking, visualization and documentation
  • Close cooperation with an interdisciplinary project development team

Your profile

  • Degree in computer science or in similar field of studies (mathematics, science, economics) or equivalent experience
  • Experience in designing and building software solutions according to the specification in at least one of the following languages: Python, C++, C, Java and/or C#
  • Proficiency with modern Web-UI application framework, e.g. Flask, Django, Angular.js, React, Vue.js, D3.js or Chart.js
  • Confident with visualization techniques and frameworks, e.g. ParaView, VTK or 3d Slicer; ROOT framework (CERN) is of advantage
  • Knowledge in performing ETL, ideally in scientific data manipulation using Python and Query languages, e.g. SQL, Jaql or HQL
  • Proactive and communicative personality who enjoys working in an interdisciplinary group
  • Comfortable with speaking and writing in German is a plus

We offer

Our institution is based on an interdisciplinary, innovative and dynamic collaboration. You will profit from a systematic training on the job, in addition to personal development possibilities and our pronounced vocational training culture. If you wish to optimally combine work and family life or other personal interests, we are able to support you with our modern employment conditions and the on-site infrastructure.

This is a fixed-term position. The employment contract will be limited to 2 years.

For further information, please contact Dr Davide Reggiani, phone +41 56 310 30 24.

Please submit your application online by Februar 28, 2021 for the position as a Software Developer (index no. 8142-00).

Paul Scherrer Institut Human Resources Management Melanie Rapisarda-Bellwald Forschungsstrasse 111 5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland