Computer Scientist (m/f/d)

Updated: about 1 month ago

We are announcing a position as

Computer Scientist (m/f/d)

The position (65%) is limited for a time period of one year and can be filled immediately.

The Research Center Borstel – Leibniz Lung Center (RCB) is an internationally renowned research institute with, financed by the Federal Government and the State of Schleswig-Holstein. Our central tasks are research and patient care in the field of respiratory diseases. We operate both, basic research infrastructures and a medical clinic. Our goal is to improve existing methods for the detection, prevention, and treatment of lung diseases and to develop new, innovative therapeutic approaches.


The project is dedicated towards further development of informatics tools for lipidomics research in the frame work of the Lipidomics Informatics for Life Sciences (LIFS – www. . The applicant is responsible for the implementation and maintenance of software solutions provided by the consortia with a focus on systematic lipidome comparisons. The applicant will further support the resource implementation for lipidome studies in supporting data curation and meta-analyses.


  • MSc in informatics or bioinformatics
  • Experience in programming specifically Python
  • Experience multivariate data analysis and statistics
  • Experience in cheminformatics would be beneficial
  • Good communication skills in spoken and written English language


  • Your new job is hosted in a top class research centre close to Hamburg
  • Participation in a productive and active team
  • Personal atmosphere and support
  • Payment according to TVöD-VKA incl. all benefits usually offered in the public sector
  • Family-friendly working conditions and flexible working hours as well as home office arrangements
  • Childcare centre and workplace health promotion
  • possibility to start doctoral studies in cooperation with Prof. Andrew Torda (Universität Hamburg)

The Research Center Borstel is an equal opportunity employer that actively supports inclusivity and diversity. We are certified by audit berufundfamilie. We encourage female candidates to apply and will treat them favourably in case of equal qualifications. Disabled applicants with equal qualifications will be preferred.

For more information about our certifications, please visit our homepage.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact PD Dr. D. Schwudke via dschwudke(at) . Please apply with the usual documents (without photo) by 30.6.2022 on our website .

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