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Open positions at MDPI

MDPI is committed to sustainability. We believe that diversity is an essential building block to sustainability. As such we foster a diversified working environment and we treat job applications without consideration of gender, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, origin, disability, age, marital status or political affiliation.

Part-time Student for IT Support (40-50%)

Posted: 29 March 2018
Reference: 2018-IT-Support
Location: Basel, Switzerland

About MDPI

MDPI is an academic open access publisher, established in 1996 in Basel (Switzerland). We publish over 190 peer-reviewed open access journals across all academic fields and offer publishing-related initiatives to scholars. 96% of papers published in 2017 are available in the prestigious Web of Science index. In addition, we offer services to scholars (e.g.,, ...) and organize scientific events to enhance dissemination of research results and facilitate scholarly discussion.

MDPI currently has 1000 employees working in offices in Basel (Switzerland), Beijing and Wuhan (China), Barcelona (Spain) and Belgrade (Serbia).


For our headquarters in Basel, Switzerland we are looking for a part-time student (40-50%) to support our web development and IT support teams. You will work as full stack developer covering both, backend and frontend. You must be interested in the latest web technologies and able to work to exceptional standards.

You can expect to work as part of a dynamic team and with high flexibility. The successful candidate will: 

  • Maintain existing PHP applications
  • Implement new functions
  • Provide IT support for office staff in Basel 


  • PHP, MySQL, JS, Linux – required
  • Symfony, CSS, Doctrine, Twig, MongoDB – a plus
  • Strong English language skills
  • Currently studying in a related field


  • Strong interest in technology
  • Self-motivated
  • Be able to work as part of a global team

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter by email to:
Tel. +41 61 683 77 34.

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