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Open from 19/07/2017 to 30/08/2017

Are you an Accelerator Physicist or Engineer experienced in collective effects, and interested in working in an exciting international environment at the forefront of modern science? Do you want to contribute to the study of the mechanisms responsible for transverse coherent beam instabilities in accelerators? Take part and join one of the teams that help to deliver unique high-energy particle beams used by physicists from all over the world to answer questions at the heart of particle physics!

Open from 12/07/2017 to 16/10/2017

Are you an undergraduate student of a CERN Member State nationality in an administrative field looking for a practical training period (between 2 months minimum and 12 months maximum)?
Êtes-vous étudiant(e) de nationalité d'un des Etats Membres du CERN dans un domaine administratif à la recherche d'un stage de courte durée (entre 2 mois minimum et 12 mois maximum)?
Deadline to submit application form: 16 October 2017/ Deadline to submit all required documents (see below):  19 October 2017 (23:59 CET).

Open from 20/07/2017 to 31/08/2017

Are you an applied physicist interested in working in the CMS Beam Radiation Instrumentation and Luminosity (BRIL) Project on the design and exploitation of beam instrumentation and particle detectors for luminosity and beam radiation measurements? Then join the Detector Applications Section in the CMS Experiment Systems Group. CERN, Take part!

Open from 09/08/2017 to 10/09/2017

Are you interested in the challenges of designing, operating and maintaining complex gas systems for particle physics detectors? Do you want to participate in the development of the next generation gas systems to cope with the most demanding requirements of the HL-LHC experiments? CERN, take part!

Open from 08/08/2017 to 15/09/2017


Open from 21/03/2017 to 17/09/2017

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).

Open from 16/06/2017 to 24/08/2017

Electronics Engineering at its best in a challenging, unusual context? Are you interested in working for the biggest accelerator complex in the world, taking responsibility for design, development and support of hardware in the control systems? If so, join the Hardware and Timing Section of CERN's Controls Group at CERN. Take part!

Open from 10/08/2017 to 07/09/2017

As an experienced Mechanical Designer, would you like to broaden your knowledge and experience and discover a domain where excellence is the key driving factor? Come and join the design office of the ATLAS experiment at the Large Hadron Collider.  CERN, take part!
Vous êtes un concepteur mécanique expérimenté et vous voulez élargir vos connaissances et votre expérience, et découvrir un domaine dans lequel l'excellence est le mot d'ordre. Intégrez le Bureau des projets de l'expérience ATLAS auprès du Grand collisionneur de hadrons (LHC) du CERN. Rejoignez-nous !

Open from 12/07/2017 to 16/10/2017

Are you enrolled in a doctoral programme of a CERN Member State university in a technical field looking for a practical training period and a place to do your thesis work?
Êtes-vous inscrit dans un programme de doctorant dans une université d'un des Etats Membres du CERN dans un domaine technique et à la recherche d'un endroit où faire votre travail de thèse?
Deadline to submit application form: 16 October 2017/ Deadline to submit all required documents (see below): 19 October 2017 (23:59 CET).

Open from 21/07/2017 to 03/09/2017

Are you an Electrical Controls Technician looking for a new challenge in the field of high and low voltage electrical network monitoring and control? Take part in the consolidation, extension and optimization of the electrical SCADA system for the supervision of the power network for the world's largest particle accelerator complex. CERN, take part!

Open from 08/08/2017 to 08/09/2017

Do you have a Bachelor degree and a first experience in Electronics? Are you curious about understanding the interactions between electromagnetic fields and charged particle beams? Are you interested in participating in electronics design projects for RF systems of particle accelerators and in the operation and improvement of some of the largest accelerators in the world? You will take part in the development, testing and commissioning of new electronics, while also spending time on the operation of the existing systems. CERN, take part!

Open from 26/06/2017 to 29/08/2017

Does the idea of developing the mission-critical computing hardware infrastructure of the Accelerator complex of CERN, the largest particle physics laboratory in the world, and providing operational support attract you? Take responsibility in the specification, configuration, asset management and operational support of the computing infrastructure. CERN, take part!

Open from 24/07/2017 to 04/09/2017
Open from 16/03/2017 to 04/09/2017

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 27/07/2017 to 24/08/2017

Are you ready to take responsibility for data acquisition at the Terabit scale, at the limit of currently available technology? Are you familiar with large multi-developer FPGA firmware projects? Then join the Online team of the LHCb. CERN, take part!

Open from 11/08/2017 to 08/09/2017

Great science needs great people: do you have a first experience in recruitment administration? Take a leap in your career by joining a first class in-house recruitment team in a place like nowhere else on earth: CERN. Take part!

Open from 16/06/2017 to 10/09/2017

Are you interested in concluding partnerships on medical technologies to maximize the impact of CERN technologies and expertise on society? CERN, take part!

Open from 28/07/2017 to 25/08/2017

Are you a Laser physicist, willing to apply your skills in photonics and optics for production of charged particle beams? Do you have a solid knowledge in simulation, design and operation of laser-based systems? Then join the Lasers and Photocathodes section at CERN. Take part!

Open from 23/05/2017 to 02/10/2017

Are you a physicist/engineer with applied knowledge of superconductivity, low-temperature physics, refrigeration technologies or related fields? Are you a material scientist? Are you an economist interested in innovation management?
Would you like to do your PhD in a stimulating international training network?  Apply now!

Open from 17/07/2017 to 21/09/2017

The EU-funded Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation 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 11/07/2017 to 31/08/2017

Are you experienced in materials science and fascinated by special techniques?  Come and join the international team at CERN, taking care of many diverse aspects of materials engineering.  Get involved in cutting edge technology and experience challenging interactions with other professionals.  CERN, take part!

Open from 12/07/2017 to 10/09/2017

Are you interested in the design, construction, fabrication and assembly of highly complex mechanical systems with unprecedented performance? Are you curious to coordinate the interplay between diverse international collaborators and industry to achieve what hasn't been achieved before? CERN, take part!

Open from 19/07/2017 to 29/08/2017

Participate in the deployment of one of Europe's most complex data and telecommunications network and respond to the needs of CERN users. Join the IT department and put your competencies at work! CERN, Take part!
Vous souhaitez participer au déploiement de l'un des réseaux de données et de télécommunication les plus complexes d'Europe afin de répondre aux besoins des utilisateurs du CERN ? Alors venez intégrer le département IT et mettre vos compétences en pratique pour relever ce défi. Rejoignez-nous !

Open from 19/03/2017 to 15/10/2017

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 2017 (23h59 CET)

Open from 30/03/2017 to 04/09/2017

Have you taken time out for personal reasons from your career in science or engineering? Would you be interested in returning to work if you could?
CERN has launched a programme to offer full-time or part-time Fellowships to science and engineering graduates wishing to re-start their careers. This is an outstanding chance for you to update your knowledge and skills working for up to three years in an international environment at the forefront of research.