PLATO Database Software Developer position open at the MPS, Göttingen (PDC-DB-swdev)

Deadline: 12 April 2019

Database Software Developer at The Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research, Göttingen (Germany) – (PDC-DB-sciprog)

The Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research (MPS), Göttingen, Germany, invites applications for a Database Software Developer to work for the PLATO Data Center (PDC-DB-swdev).

Duration of the contract: 3 years (with possible extension)

Job Tasks

  • Develop the PDC Database system
  • Supervision of software developers
  • Contribute to the production of PDC technical documentation
  • Monitor and maintain the PDC schedule

Profile’s requirements 

  • Master of Science degree or relevant experience
  • Expertise in databases, Java, Eclipse, Swing/Abstract Window Toolkit
  • Experience with Java Native Interface (JNI) or similar
  • Experience with Python, C
  • Experience with dev tools (e.g. Jenkins, JIRA, Bitbucket), Linux, filing systems
  • Experience with space missions and scientific projects
  • Good command of the English Language

To apply online for this job, please end your CV and application letter in English (certificates and reference letters may be in German) as one PDF file to with the subject line “PDC-DB-swdev”.

Full details can be found in this attachment.

More information can be obtained by visiting the Job Advertisement or contacting:
Raymond Burston