Specialist Atomistic Simulation at Freudenberg Technology Innovation SE & Co. KG

This was published on January 13, 2019

The Freudenberg Group, a global technology group with 48.000 employees in some 60 countries, develops leading-edge technologies, and excellent products, solutions and services for more than 30 market segments. The Corporate Function Freudenberg Technology Innovation SE & Co. KG has the task to strengthen the innovation power of the Freudenberg Group. For our department Tribology we are looking for a Specialist Atomistic Simulation (m/f/d).

Your tasks

  • Design and conduction of atomistic simulations based on state-of-the-art methods
  • Implementation of simulation results in an interdisciplinary environment
  • Leading of national and international research projects
  • Cooperation with leading institutes and researchers in the field of molecular dynamics simulation
  • Representation of the technology on various management levels
  • Drive the technology within the company for various applications

Our expectations

  • PhD in Physics, chemistry or material sciences with profound knowledge in quantum mechanics
  • Deep knowledge of atomistic simulations of large systems with hands-on experience in DFT, DFTB, classical and quantum mechanical MD simulations
  • Experience with simulation softwares such as LAMMPS, GROMACS, VASP or ASE
  • Familiar with UNIX/Linux and strong programming skills in C++/ Fortran and/ or Python
  • Experience with method development in atomistic simulations preferably and Knowledge in surface chemistry and tribology is an advantage
  • Ability to work in cross-disciplinary teams
  • Fluent in english, german language is an advantage    

We offer

If you are interested, please send your application including the job number 09721-2019. The Freudenberg Group stands for diversity and equal opportunities. All employees and prospective employees will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. 

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Freudenberg Technology Innovation SE & Co. KG
Katrin Brunnengräber
Höhnerweg 2-4
69469 Weinheim
Phone: +49 6201 80 4448

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