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23.02.2021 / EBG MedAustron GmbH / Wiener Neustadt
Physicist for Simulation and Testing (f/m/x)











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EBG MedAustron GmbH

z.H. Frau Sophie Schimpl

Marie Curie-Straße 5, 2700 Wiener Neustadt

T: +43 2622 26 100 154

E-Mail: jobs(at)

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EBG MedAustron GmbH in Wiener Neustadt operates one of the most modern centers for particle therapy and research in Europe. Cancer patients are treated with an innovative form of radiation therapy with protons and carbon ions. In addition to cancer treatment the facility is also used for translational research.


Our Medical Device Safety team is responsible for the safety architecture of the Therapy Accelerator, the compliance to medical standards and patient safety critical systems. 

Become part of the Medical Device Safety team as a

Physicist for Simulation and Testing (f/m/x)

part-time (20-30 hours weekly)

Challenges you conquer:

  • Simulate, evaluate and improve beam delivery algorithms for our particle accelerator
  • Develop testing concepts for the beam delivery system including its sub-components (i.e. detectors) and integration testing
  • Understand the MedAustron system architecture and participate in its further development
  • Ensure standard compliance of the MedAustron accelerator and its components
  • Carry out commissioning and testing activities during shifts (includes work during night and weekends)
  • Support operation of the MedAustron accelerator facilities

A background that impresses:

  • Academic studies (at least Bachelor degree or higher) in Physics or similar
  • Ideally 3 or more years of experience with particle accelerators
  • Good knowledge about particle matter interactions and corresponding simulation codes (e.g. FLUKA, Giant4, etc.)
  • Good understanding of complex systems (interplay between multiple soft- and hardware systems)
  • Programming skills in Python, C++, VHDL, C#; LabView is an advantage
  • Knowledge of medical standards (EN/IEC 60601 family, EN/IEC 62304) and state of the art safety technology are an asset
  • Fluency in verbal and written communication in English; German is a benefit
  • You are a creative and proactive person that is driven by self-initiative and keeps the overview over different tasks
  • Willingness to fulfill shift work and on-call support

A unique offer that inspires:

For the advertised position we offer a gross annual salary from € 45.000,– (on a full-time basis) with the possibility of overpayment, depending on professional qualifications and experience.


Further information on EBG MedAustron GmbH, our benefits and what matters to us can be found here.

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MedAustron ist ein Krebsbehandlungs- und Forschungszentrum. Eine innovative Form der Strahlentherapie, die Ionentherapie, kommt bei MedAustron im Kampf gegen den Krebs zum Einsatz. So wird es möglich, Tumore an schwierig zu erreichenden Stellen zu bestrahlen, gesundes Gewebe zu schonen und dadurch Nebenwirkungen deutlich zu reduzieren.