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Open from 25/05/2016 to 17/07/2016

Do your Phd in AMVA4NewPhysic!
The EU-funded Horizon 2020 programme has two main strategic objectives: to strengthen the scientific and technological base of European industry and to encourage its international competitiveness, while promoting research that supports EU policies.

Open from 24/05/2016 to 22/06/2016

Are you a skilled Science Writer? Does the idea of producing and distributing information for the largest particle physics research lab in the world attract you? Join the Education, Communications and Outreach Group and make your contribution! Take part!

Open from 23/05/2016 to 20/06/2016

The THOR project is financed by the European Commission H2020 program. It focuses on the Technical and Human Infrastructure for Open Research. It started in June 2015 and will run through November 2017. It is a cooperation of CERN, the British Library, ORCID, DateCite, Dryad, EMBL-EBI, PANGAEA, Australian National Data Service (ANDS), PLoS and Elsevier.

Open from 20/05/2016 to 17/06/2016

Are you an applied physicist with a strong background in particle detectors research, development (R&D) and construction? Are you interested in a job that combines hands-on approach with project management? This is a unique opportunity to take a leading role in the development and production of large particle detector systems. Take part !

Open from 13/05/2016 to 10/06/2016

Are you a skilled Mechanical Technician, experienced in machining and building complex assemblies? Does the idea of participating in the development of particle detector components at CERN, the largest particle physics laboratory in the world, and providing support to physics experiments attract you? Take part!

Open from 12/05/2016 to 12/06/2016

Are you an Applied Physicist or Scientist on Advanced Superconductors? Are you ready to join one of the world's largest team of superconducting specialists? Leave your mark by developing and characterizing the superconductors, superconducting cables and associated electrical devices that will improve the future superconducting magnets and transmission lines at the LHC, and beyond. Take part!

Open from 12/05/2016 to 12/06/2016

Are you an Applied Physicist or Software Engineer experienced in software development for High Energy Physics (HEP) experiments? Make use of your expertise and take a leading role in the development of the future ATLAS Core-software infrastructure. CERN Take Part!

Open from 10/05/2016 to 07/06/2016

Do you have an initial experience in an administrative role, ideally in accounting ?  We are looking for a flexible team player who has a strong eye for detail and can handle significant volumes. Take part !
Vous avez une première expérience dans une fonction administrative, idéalement en comptabilité ?  Vous avez l'esprit d'équipe et êtes une personne flexible, très attentive aux détails et capable de gérer une charge de travail importante ? Alors rejoignez-nous !

Open from 04/05/2016 to 12/06/2016

Are you a digital electronics engineer, with proven skills in programmable logic design?  Have you mastered FPGAs, CPLDs, and are you looking to stretch yourself and take on a new challenge? Join CERN's Electrical Power Converter group and contribute to the converter controls electronics team in the design and realisation of the power converter controls electronics. Take part!

Open from 04/05/2016 to 01/06/2016

Are you a talented Web Developer, with a passion for delivering world class enterprise document management systems? Are you at ease with Java and JavaScript? Do you enjoy working on several layers of the technology stack? Then join a team of dynamic software developers and contribute to new application software for CERN's Corporate Information Systems. Take part!

Open from 29/04/2016 to 31/05/2016

Are you a mechanical engineer, with experience in design, manufacturing and installation of mechanical systems and structures? Contribute your skills and experience to the preparation and the integration of a complex large-scale High Energy Physics (HEP) experiment installation in a unique environment hosting the world's largest particle accelerator. Take part!

Open from 29/04/2016 to 27/05/2016

Do you enjoy working in an international atmosphere? Are you customer oriented and reactive? Do you like interacting with different cultures? The Users' Office Service welcomes and assists CERN's guest scientists, the Users, coming from all over the world to accomplish great scientific achievements. Take your administrative skills to another dimension. Take part!

Open from 28/04/2016 to 27/05/2016

Are you an experienced Mechanical or Electro-mechanical technical engineer? Are you attracted by the idea of working in a unique context at the heart of accelerators, integrating a motivating team of colleagues from different cultures and fields of expertise? Contribute your skills to support development of the superconducting magnets for the LHC and future accelerators. Take part!

Open from 28/04/2016 to 29/05/2016

Do you want to join a new challenging project using cutting edge technologies? The ALICE experiment at the CERN LHC, having already collected tens of PB of physics data, is now preparing a major upgrade in order to increase by a factor 100 the statistics collected from 2021. A completely new computing system will have to handle a sustained input data throughput of up to 3 TB/s. Join the unique challenge of managing, evolving and upgrading all aspects of a distributed computing system.

Open from 26/04/2016 to 25/05/2016

Do you have experience as a logistics manager in the fields of storage and/or waste and would like to work in a technical field in an international environment? Do you pride yourself on providing efficient support services and performing diverse tasks for a variety of stakeholders? Make your know-how and expertise in the management of storage areas and waste count and play a role in the smooth running of the department responsible for site management and buildings at CERN, an organisation at the cutting edge of scientific research. Take Part!

Open from 22/04/2016 to 05/06/2016

If you are a skilled Electronics engineer who is passionate about conceiving, designing and testing electronics for accelerators at the high energy and high intensity frontier, this opportunity might be your next exciting career step! Take Part!

Open from 22/04/2016 to 05/06/2016

Are you an Electronics engineer who is passionate about conceiving, designing and testing electronics for accelerators at the high energy and high intensity frontier? Take Part!

Open from 21/04/2016 to 25/05/2016

Are you up to become a key player in the design of test equipment for electronics boards ? Join CERN's Electrical Power Converters Group and leave your mark on the development of the electrical power systems that will make the future of the CERN accelerator. Take part!
Aimeriez-vous devenir un acteur clé dans la conception des équipements d'essai pour des cartes électroniques ? Rejoignez le groupe Convertisseurs de puissance électrique et laissez votre trace dans le futur de l'accélérateur de particules du CERN. Rejoignez-nous! 

Open from 09/04/2016 to 16/09/2016

Corresponding Associateships are open to scientists or engineers wishing to work at CERN for up to six months while on leave of absence from their home institutes which must be located in one of CERN's Member States (except Germany, France, Italy or the United Kingdom). Les contrats d'attachés correspondants sont ouverts aux physiciens ou ingénieurs ayant le désir de travailler au CERN pour durée limitée (jusqu'à six mois) en détachement de leur institut d'origine qui se situe impérativement dans un des Pays Membres du CERN (sauf l'Allemagne, la France, l'Italie ou le Royaume-Uni).

Open from 09/04/2016 to 16/09/2016

Scientific Associateships are open to established scientists wishing to work at CERN for up to one year while on leave of absence from their home institutes. Les contrats d'attachés scientifiques sont ouverts aux physiciens ou ingénieurs confirmés ayant le désir de travailler au CERN pour durée limitée (jusqu'à une année) en détachement de leur institut d'origine.

Open from 08/04/2016 to 05/09/2016

Have you recently graduated from university or an advanced technical institute? Are you interested in working for one or two years in an international environment at the forefront of research? In which case, you may be interested in CERN's Fellowship Programme. Within the Fellowship Programme, we have integrated a Graduate Engineering Training (GET) scheme for engineering graduates who are looking for professional experience in a wide range of engineering and technical fields.

Open from 08/04/2016 to 21/06/2016

Physicist (Experimental Physics) in the Physics Department

Open from 02/03/2016 to 15/10/2016

If you are looking for a postdoc postion in Theoretical Physics, and if you are not a national of a CERN member state (, this job may be for you.
Deadline for application : 15 October 2016 (23h59 CET)

Open from 03/02/2016 to 05/06/2016

Work on your PhD on a European programme on accelerator medical applications.
Join the OMA project!
The challenge
CERN is recruiting one Early Stage Researcher (ESR) to work on the topic of improvements on FLUKA for medical applications. 
How can you take part?

Open from 19/01/2016 to 15/07/2016

Are you currently enrolled or about to embark on a PhD in particle physics research (incl. computing for physics) in a Member State or Non-Member State University that is member of the CERN ATLAS collaboration (see list of universities at: ) and you are interested in carrying out your thesis within the ATLAS collaboration?
Deadline to submit applications incl. references: 15 July 2016