Academic Project Assistant/Scheduler

DTU Physics
Monday 01 Oct 18

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The Department of Physics is looking for an Academic project assistant/Scheduler for the Plasma Physics and Fusion Energy section to participate in the development of the ITER CTS diagnostic.

The job
The job is an integrated part of the project to develop the collective Thomson scattering (CTS) diagnostic system for ITER, which is done by DTU (and consortium partner IST (Portugal)) under contract with Fusion for Energy. DTU has held the contract since 2014 and has a dedicated team developing the system until the fall of 2020.

You should expect that some travelling (primarily in Europe) may be required.

Primary areas of responsibility
Your individual areas of responsibility include e.g.: 

  • Developing and maintaining the project schedule in PRIMAVERA as a support to the project management
  • Administrative support to the project management
  • Preparation, coordination, and follow up on design reviews in collaboration with the project manager
  • Communication support to external stakeholders

Our expectations of you
We expect that you: 

  • have an academic degree in science and/or engineering
  • have experience with PRIMAVERA
  • have experience with DOORS for requirements management
  • are a team player

What we offer in return
We offer an interesting and challenging job in an international atmosphere with the focus on research, teaching, innovation and scientific advice for the benefit of the surrounding community. We place emphasis on a high level of professionalism among our staff, so skills development is an integral part of our organization. We offer a great flexibility in the position. In the area of technical and natural sciences, DTU is one of the leading research and education institutions in Europe.

Salary and appointment terms
The appointment will be based on the collective agreement with the Confederation of Professional Associations. The allowance will be agreed upon with the relevant union.

The period of employment will be for 20 months. Employment may start at 1 December 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.

The workplace is the Department of Physics at DTU Lyngby Campus.

Application and contact
Please submit your online application no later than 15 October 2018 (local time). Open the “Apply online” link, fill out the form and attach your motivated application, CV and exam certificates.

If you would like additional information about the position, please contact Senior Scientist, Søren Bang Korsholm on +45 2064 5561.

All interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, race, disability, religion or ethnic background are encouraged to apply.

DTU is a technical university providing internationally leading research, education, innovation and scientific advice. Our staff of 6,000 advance science and technology to create innovative solutions that meet the demands of society, and our 11,200 students are being educated to address the technological challenges of the future. DTU is an independent academic university collaborating globally with business, industry, government and public agencies.