The Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB) – Leibniz Information Centre for Science and Technology – Program Area C, Research and Development, offers the position of a
Research Software Engineer (m/f/d)
to work in the Visual Analytics Research Group (Prof. Dr. Ralph Ewerth) starting from April 1st, 2021.
The position is initially limited to two years with envisioned extension. The regular weekly working time is 39.8 hours (full-time). The position is generally suitable for part-time work. The remuneration of the position is based on pay scale group 13 TV-L.
Your main task will be the development of innovative software solutions in the context of the project “B!SON: The Bibliometric and Semantic Open Access Recommender Network”, which is funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). The project is carried out in cooperation with the Saxon State and University Library Dresden (SLUB) and targets the development of a recommendation service for quality-assured open access journals. The objective is to recommend suitable open access journals for publication, based on the title and abstract of a given manuscript. In B!SON, TIB is responsible for project coordination, community participation and the below-stated software development tasks. Beyond that, you will be involved in other projects of the research group.
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What we offer
In TIB’s Research and Development Department, you have the opportunity to further your scientific development in a dynamic and excellent research environment. We provide a scientifically and intellectually inspiring environment with an entrepreneurial mindset embedded in a leading technical university and one of the largest technical information centres being part of the Leibniz Association.
The research department at the TIB is relatively young and offers many opportunities. It is our vision to rethink the representation and provision of data and information and to organize them in an Open Research Knowledge Graph (ORKG) in the future. There is a close cooperation with the L3S Research Centre at Leibniz University Hannover, one of the world’s leading research institutes in the field of Web & Data Science, within the Leibniz Joint Lab Data Science & Open Knowledge.
Last but not least, we attach great importance to an open and creative working atmosphere in which it is fun to work.
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If you are interested, questions regarding the position can be addressed to the head of the Visual Analytics Research Group, Prof. Dr. Ralph Ewerth by mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How to apply
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Paper applications are also possible on an equal basis. In this case, please send your complete application documents with the subject 4/2021 before February 11, 2021 addressed to
Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB)
Herrn Daniel Eilers
Welfengarten 1 B
or alternatively as a single PDF document file to email@example.com. For applications in digital from, please send a PDF file with a maximum size of 10 MB.
Who we are
TIB, being part of the Leibniz Research Association, is with around 550 employees one of the largest technical information centres in Germany, having three main functions:
TIB is an equal opportunity employer, providing ideal working conditions, and continuously taking action to enable its employees to combine career interests with family life.
Severely disabled candidates with comparable qualifications will be given preferential treatment.
Please note that your application documents will not be returned and application and travel costs cannot be reimbursed.
For more information about the TIB, please visit: www.tib.eu/en/
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