FIZ Karlsruhe – Leibniz Institute for Information Infrastructure is an internationally leading provider of scientific information and services and a member of the Leibniz Association. Our mission is to provide science and industry with professional research and patent information and to develop innovative services in the area of scientific information infrastructure. FIZ Karlsruhe conducts research projects of its own and collaborates with renowned universities and research institutions. FIZ Karlsruhe is a non-profit GmbH and one of the largest information infrastructure institutions in Germany.
We are looking for two software developers (m/f/x) who are available for an immediate start at our Karlsruhe headquarters.
In our e-Research business segment we develop innovative information services for science and humanities (e.g., the German Digital LMaster of Science in Computer Science or similar
A very good command of agile programming languages (preferably Groovy/Grails)
Skills in object-oriented software development with Java/JavaEE
Very good knowledge of semantic technologies, in particular in the field of Linked Open Data
Experience in working with Linked Data platforms, Triple Stores and Graph databases, e.g., Fedora Commons, Wikibase, Virtuoso, Blazegraph and neo4j
A sound knowledge of internet protocols and standards, especially RDF
A sound knowledge of XML technologies, web services (REST) and the corresponding frameworks (e.g., Spring)
Experience in working with IIIF and the corresponding APIs
Experience in working with open source applications (Eclipse, Maven, Tomcat etc.)
An awareness for software quality (“clean code“) and experience in applications such as Jira, Bamboo, Sonar, Crucible, etc.
A methodical approach to work and the ability to work in a team
Experience with agile development processes, preferably SCRUM
An excellent command of spoken and written English
We offer you the possibility to contribute to developing trendsetting information services in an innovative scientific and technical environment. We offer varied, interesting tasks as well as performance-oriented career opportunities. Our highly flexible working time models take both your family’s and our organization’s situation and requirements into account. FIZ Karlsruhe considers itself a family-friendly organization and practices equal opportunities. Since October 2016 we have been certified by the audit berufundfamilie.
The position is paid according to the Collective Agreement for Public Employees (Tarifvertrag für den öffentlichen Dienst, TVöD) and offered for an initial two-year term. Our goal, however, is a long-term cooperation. We particularly welcome applications from severely challenged persons with equal suitability. Information on data protection for applicants can be here.
Please send your detailed application documents by e-mail address below, quoting reference no. 30/2020.
FIZ Karlsruhe – Leibniz Institute for Information Infrastructure
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