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application until 27.10.2020    EE 2020/40

Postdoctoral Scientist (f/m/d): Characterization of novel battery materials via operando X-ray spectroscopy

application until 20.11.2020    EE 2020/42

Postdoctoral scientist (f/m/d) in photoelectrochemical CO2 conversion


application until 28.10.2020    FG 2020/15

PhD Student (f/m/d) for X-ray spectroscopy

application until 28.10.2020    FG 2020/16

PhD Student (f/m/d) kinetics and dynamics with X-ray spectroscopy

application until 31.10.2020    EE 2020/35

PhD student (f/m/d) within the Helmholtz International research School HI-SCORE

application until 31.10.2020    EE 2020/38

PhD student (f/m/d) in the field of Physics, Chemistry or closely related discipline

application until 31.10.2020    EE 2020/36

PhD student (f/m/d) in the field of Physics or closely related discipline

application until 31.10.2020    EE 2020/37

PhD student (f/m/d) in the field of Physics or closely related discipline

application until 31.10.2020    EM 2020/30

PhD student (f/m/d) in the field of Physics, Materials Science or closely related discipline

application until 31.10.2020    EM 2020/31

PhD student (f/m/d) in the field of Materials Science, Chemistry, Physics or closely related discipline

application until 13.11.2020    EE 2020/41

PhD Student (f/m/d) Perovskite/Silicon tandem solar cells ? characterization and modeling for highest performance and energy yield


application until 27.10.2020    NP 2020/20

Project Engineer (f/m/d) for project coordination, preparation of documents and planning tasks in the project decommissioning research reactor BER II

application until 15.11.2020    NP 2020/19

Rückbauleiter BER II (w/m/d)

application until 30.11.2020    FM 2020/5

Project Manager (f/m/d) Construction


application until 27.10.2020    IT 2020/14

IT Organizer (f/m/d) for IT Service Management and Project Management of Document Management

application until 13.11.2020    NP 2020/17

Software-Developer for Controlsystems (m/f/d)

application until 31.12.2020    IT 2020/3

Student Assistant (f/m/d) in the IT Service

application until 31.12.2020    IT 2020/13

Mitarbeiter/in (w/m/d) IT-Service mit dem Schwerpunkt IT-Sicherheit


application until 05.11.2020    A 2020/11

Sachbearbeiterin/Sachbearbeiter Haupt- und Debitorenbuchhaltung (w/m/d)

application until 20.11.2020    A 2020/8

Einkäuferin/Einkäufer (w/m/d)

application until 30.11.2020    A 2020/10

Ingenieurin / Ingenieur (w/m/d) für Beschaffungen im Projekt Rückbau Forschungsreaktor BER II


application until 30.11.2020    IT 2020/15

Student (f/m/d) for a Dual Course of Studies in Informatics

application until 31.01.2021    NP 2020/18

Apprentices as Precision Mechanic (f/m/d)

application until 07.02.2021    FM 2020/6

Trainee/Apprentice chef (f/m/d)

application until 07.02.2021    A 2020/9

Ausbildung zur Kauffrau/zum Kaufmann für Büromanagement (w/m/d)


How do I apply at the HZB?

Please apply directly via our application management system. Within a few minutes, you can complete the online form and attach your application documents (cover letter, CV, certificates/certificates of performance). Please upload your documents in PDF form and make sure that they are not larger than 10 MB each. For reasons of data protection regulations, we are unfortunately unable to consider applications that reach us by email or by mail in the application process.


When do I receive feedback on my application?

After submitting your application documents via our online form, you will receive a confirmation of receipt by email. The application procedures vary depending on the open job position and the number and quality of the applications received. We invite suitable candidates for a first telephone interview or for a personal job interview. All applicants will receive a feedback by email at the end of the application process.


I am about to graduate but currently I have no diploma - is an application possible?

Yes, please send us your current performance overview. Once you have received the diploma, please submit it.


Can I apply for several positions at the HZB?

Yes, you can apply for several positions. Please make sure to submit a separate online application for each position.