German Centre for Rail Traffic Research at the Federal Railway Authority

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Topic: DZSF


WHO We Are

We are visionaries, improvers, and ahead-thinkers. With utmost devotion, we research the rail transport of tomorrow. We are the German Centre for Rail Traffic Research (DZSF) and we are looking for the clever minds that will make us even better.

We at the German Centre for Rail Traffic Research want to work together passionately and professionally as a team. We deal with the rail sector’s central issues as defined in the Federal Research Programme for Rail Transport. Our recipe for success is our independence!

HOW We Live and Act

You want to make a big difference? We are convinced that a good idea does not care who it comes from. That is why you are important from day one. With us, every single employee counts and can participate through his or her individual abilities and skills.

Our working atmosphere is characterized by trust and appreciation. We support each other and make each other better – technically as well as personally. Our regular team activities strengthen our team spirit.

“Here you will find the perfect combination of passionate scientific work and highly relevant issues from practice,” says Prof Dr Corinna Salander, head of the German Centre for Rail Traffic Research.

Direktorin des DZSF, Frau Prof. Dr. Corinna Salander Direktorin des DZSF, Frau Prof. Dr. Corinna Salander

WHAT Makes Us Special

The special DNA of the German Centre for Rail Traffic Research consists of many components: challenges, inspiration, and of course fun at work may not come up short. No matter what scientific background you have or where you come from – we give you the perfect forum to prove your talents and to further develop yourself at a professional and personal level.

An even work-life balance is near and dear to us. Fair core working times, flexitime, part time models, and mobile working models enable you to organize your working time well. Furthermore, trainings are the key for high impact: in addition to the latest specialist journals and a journal club on current scientific topics of research, every employee gets an individual development plan to expand his or her strengths.

YOUR Way into Our Team

Become part of our great team now! You can find our vacancies on the pages of the Federal Institute of Administrative Services (BAV) by using the filter of the Federal Railway Authority (EBA) ”Eisenbahn-Bundesamt“ (offers in German only).

If you should not yet find an adequate offer, then you can sign up to the “Electronic Application Process” of the Federal Institute of Administrative Services (BAV) and record your interests by using the job agent (in German only). Thereafter, the system will inform you about newly tendered jobs.

Please abstain from unsolicited applications. If you have any questions about the application process, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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