Ecological modeller / Computational biologist (m/f/d)


RIFCON GmbH is an independent scientific consulting company offering a competent and adaptable service portfolio for the regulation and registration of agrochemicals, biocides and bio-pesticides.

We are looking for a full-time
Ecological modeller / Computational biologist (m/f/d)
to complement our “Effect Modelling and Statistics” team.

Your tasks will include the application of ecological models in the context of risk assessment, the analysis and reporting of the results, involvement in the development of existent and new models, as well as statistical evaluations e.g. of data recorded in studies conducted by our Field Department.

You are experienced or like to deepen your knowledge in:
  • the application of mechanistic models in an ecological or environmental context; e.g. (individual based) population models and toxicokinetic-toxicodynamic (TK/TD) models (GUTS or DEB)
  • R or a similar scripting language (e.g. Python)
  • developing population models using a high-level programming language (e.g. C/C++, Java, C#)
  • applying advanced statistical approaches to ecological/ecotoxicological data

A background in natural sciences such as biology, geoecology, applied system science or equivalent is advantageous. The ideal candidate thinks and works independently in a team-oriented way and is keen to develop creative solutions for complex problems in environmental risk assessment.

Our Offer:
  • Attractive working environment including an indefinite contract and multifaceted tasks
  • Dedicated team of international and young scientists
  • Possibility of professional development and occupational education

Your application:

Please send your application in English or German to with the Ref. No.: 02-08.2019 as soon as possible but before 30th September 2019 (Please include a covering letter, your CV, a Letter of Reference and your salary expectation in one Pdf-Document).

For more information, please do not hesitate to contact us

RIFCON GmbH – Niederlassung Hirschberg – Goldbeckstr. 13 – 69493 Hirschberg
Phone: +49 6201 84528 00 – Mail: – Homepage:
Niederlassung Hirschberg
Goldbeckstr. 13
69493 Hirschberg
+49 (0)6201 / 845.28 -00
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