As the German National Library of Science and Technology our future-oriented services ensure the infrastructural requirements for a high-quality supply of information and literature for research in science and industry. With the Open Research Knowledge Graph (ORKG), we are working to revolutionise the exchange and use of scientific knowledge in the digital age.
The Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB) – Leibniz Information Centre for Science and Technology – Program Area C, Research and Development, is looking to employ a
Backend developer in the field of Research Data Management (m/f/d)
to work in the Leibniz Joint Lab Data Science & Digital Libraries of the TIB and the L3S Research Center under the supervision of Dr. Javad Chamanara and Prof. Dr. Sören Auer at the next possible date.
The position is initially limited until 30th September 2025 with an envisioned extension. The regular weekly working time is 39.8 hours (full-time). The position is suitable for part-time work only to a limited extent. If the personal requirements are met, the remuneration will be based on pay scale group 13 TV-L.
The position is vacant in the context of a multinational research project funded by the European Union (EU) called DataBri-X (Data Process & Technological Bricks for expanding digital value creation in European Data Spaces).
Your main task is to design, implement, test, and publish a web application backend (called JenPlane Process Designer) that enables users to interact with a visual project planning tool to plan a data management project. The application is UI intensive and offers an immerse visual interaction. It provides a multi-user collaborative working environment. The backend is a REST based API server that stores and exchanges data in JSON and RDF formats using respective technology stack such as MongoDB and GraphDB.
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Desirable additions to your profile
Our mission is to keep rethinking and innovating the provision and use of research data and information. In TIB’s Research and Development Department, you have the opportunity to advance your career in a sizable, dynamic and excellent 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. TIB collaborates closely 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, creative and fun work atmosphere.
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Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB)
Herrn Daniel Eilers
Welfengarten 1 B
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