The German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE) is a world-leading internationally oriented research center, committed to discovering new approaches to prevent and treat neurodegenerative diseases. To this end, researchers at ten DZNE sites across Germany pursue a translational and interdisciplinary strategy comprising five interconnected areas: fundamental research, clinical research, health care research, population health science, and systems medicine.

IT-Administrator (f/m/x)

Code: 1296/2024/3

Your tasks

  • Conception, implementation and controlling of IT projects
  • Installation and support of client and server applications, storage systems, and network hardware
  • Provide first and second level support to on-site and remote users
  • Participate in initiatives that improve data protection and IT security
  • Optimize and standardize IT processes and procedures
  • Represent the Göttingen site in institutional IT projects
  • Collaborate in an effective way with internal and external IT providers
  • Establish and maintain strong working relationships with key stakeholders at other institutions, other DZNE sites, groups and departments

Your profile

  • Strong knowledge of operating systems and networking technologies; preferably with Windows server certification and good working knowledge of Mac OS and Unix
  • Familiar with the GDPR
  • Excellent communication skills and a service-oriented mentality
  • Fluent in German and English languages, both written and orally
  • Completed university (or higher) degree in computer science, mathematics, physics, or demonstrable knowledge acquired through experience
  • Working knowledge of IT processes within the UMG and GWDG would be a plus

We offer

  • The chance to make a difference and play a leading role in the development of our research institution
  • Individual personnel development measures tailored to you
  • Company health management
  • Flexible working hours
  • Attractive conditions in accordance with the collective agreement, social benefits, fair remuneration and company pension scheme
  • A family-conscious company policy
  • An individual induction tailored to your personal and professional experience, starting with our onboarding program - For the perfect start to your new professional challenge at the DZNE!
  • A position initially limited to two years with the option of extension

We look forward to receiving your application!

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Contact person for questions

Frau Ulrike Kramer

Working hours



Payment, social benefits

according to TVöD-Bund

Application deadline


The DZNE is an equal opportunity employer. It especially welcomes and encourages disabled individuals to apply.