30 Jul 2014

Full-Time Software Developer in Neuroinformatics

G-Node, LMU MunichMunich, Bavaria, Germany

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Job Description

At the German Neuroinformatics Node (G-Node, http://www.g-node.org), Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, a full-time position is available to join the G-Node team in developing neuroinformatics solutions for data management in neurophysiology. Variety and complexity of data in this field bring the challenge of large-scale data access, consistent storage and efficient data analysis. G-Node is interacting closely with research labs to address these challenges with state of the art neuroinformatics methods. Current developments include a data sharing platform and tools for metadata management and data annotation. G-Node is part of the Bernstein Network Computational Neuroscience (http://nncn.de), is collaborating with the International Neuroinformatics Coordination Facility (INCF, http://incf.org) Secretariat and other INCF National Nodes, and is involved in teaching and training activities.

The position involves working in a small team of developers within a lively neuroscience environment, with ample opportunities for bridging between neuroscience research and neuroinformatics. Tasks will include contributing to the development and enhancement of G-Node tools and services (http://www.g-node.org/tools-and-services), working closely with neuroscience laboratories that use, or plan to use, neuroinformatics solutions.

Candidates should have excellent programming skills, preferably in Python and C++ or Java, knowledge about relational databases, the ability to work in a team, and a strong interest in the development of novel open-source solutions for neuroscience. Experience in further fields of relevance, such as web development (Javascript, HTML/CSS, web frameworks), semantic web technologies, scientific software and analysis, experimental or computational neuroscience, would be beneficial.

The position is available immediately, salary level is according to TV-L, duration is one year with possibility of extension.

How to Apply

For details on how to apply please see http://www.g-node.org/open-positions


Job Categories: Engineering. Job Types: Full-Time. Salary: 40,000 - 60,000.

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