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Deputy Head of Division Analysis Systems and Sensors with Main Emphasis on the Business Area Mems
Published(1110 days ago)
CALLING EXPERTS IN CLEANROOM-BASED SILICON AND THIN-FILM TECHNOLOGIES AS WELL AS CUSTOMIZED MEMS-SENSORS!
WE AT FRAUNHOFER ICT-IMM IN MAINZ WOULD LIKE TO OFFER YOU AN EXCITING POSITION AS
DEPUTY HEAD OF OUR DIVISION ANALYSIS SYSTEMS AND SENSORS
WITH MAIN EMPHASIS ON THE BUSINESS AREA MEMS
Fraunhofer ICT-IMM in Mainz carries out research and development in the business areas Energy and Chemical Technology
as well as Analysis Systems and Sensors. We are building bridges between basic research and application.
In our division Analysis Systems and Sensors, we are engaged in the research and development of customized micro-electromechanical
systems mainly dedicated to the business areas Technical Sensors, Aviation and Aerospace, Technical and Biomedical Analysis,
Environmental Technology and Chemical Process Engineering. Our portfolio of sensors includes measuring electrodes for medical
probes as well as sensor solutions for gas- and fluid-, current-, radiation- and heat-detection. Our MEMS-solutions benefit
from the selection and combination of the materials best suited for the respective application - we are used to apply and
combine silicon, polymers and metals as needed.
What we expect from you
a scientific university degree in Physics or Electrical Engineering or a comparable degree
preferably a completed PhD thesis
experiences in human resource planning, leadership and budget planning
expertise in implementing complex, application-related challenges in new products based on microtechnology
profound knowledge in the acquisition of national and international, public and industrial projects
sound skills in project management
ready to use knowledge to carry out strategy processes, to develop scientific topics, to practice network management and to work within an existing quality management system
creative skills and proactive attitude, scientific and economic thinking
excellent negotiating skills in business English; excellent negotiating skills in business German are very welcome
industry experience is very welcome
In addition, you have a level of expertise in the fields of:
microtechnology-based manufacturing processes and applications
design and implementation of customized MEMS and MEMS-sensors
silicon and thin-film technology, packaging technology, systems technology
operation and maintenance of clean room technology
What you can expect from us
The area of responsibility includes the deputy operational management of our division Analysis Systems and Sensors
through the implementation and maintenance of the quality and the compliance with the institution’s internal processes
at national and international bilateral, multilateral and public research projects, industrial projects, offers, proposals,
reports and publications of all kinds. In addition, the creation of new as well as the improving of existing research topics
through strategic planning and the derivation of strategic research projects are an essential part of the activities.
Other tasks in this position will be to ensure the medium and long-term scientific and economic success, budget planning and
compliance, the selection, management and development of personnel, the development and maintenance of scientific and economic
partnerships as well as the representation of the division and the institution towards clients and at public events.
In the course of your job, you give our area of MEMS new impetus, develop it further and take responsibility for the future
safe operation and performance of our clean room facilities. You will ensure that scientific and technical issues relating
to the planning, design and implementation of customized components and systems are successfully processed in close cooperation
with project partners and customers. Your scientific ideas are highly welcome in the active development and expansion of the
newly established joint innovation Center for Applied Fluidics & Engineering (CAFE) at the University of Mainz.
Appointment, remuneration and social security benefits based on the public-sector collective wage agreement (TVöD).
Additionally, Fraunhofer may grant performance-based variable remuneration components.
The first contract is initially limited to two years while we´re aiming for a long-term collaboration.
In case of identical qualifications, preference will be given to severely disabled candidates.
The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is committed to providing equal career opportunities for men and women.
Fraunhofer is Europe’s largest application-oriented research organization. Our research efforts are geared entirely
to people’s needs: health, security, communication, energy and the environment. As a result, the work undertaken by
our researchers and developers has a significant impact on people’s lives. We are creative. We shape technology. We
design products. We improve methods and techniques. We open up new vistas. In short, we forge the future.
We are looking forward to your application which should contain your earliest starting date and the
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