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application until 30.11.2019    EE 2019/40

Postdoc (f/m/d) PhD in Physics for Next Generation Electron and X-ray Ptychography

application until 19.01.2020    EE 2019/52

R&D Engineer or Scientist (Postdoc) (f/m/d)

application until 19.01.2020    EE 2019/54

Postdoc (f/m/d) for Electron Ptychography on 2D energy materials

application until 23.01.2020    EE 2019/51

Postdoctoral Scientist (f/m/d) in the field of Physics, Materials Sciences, Electrical Engineering or Chemistry

application until 31.01.2020    NP 2019/17

PostDoc (f/m/d) (PhD in Physics, Materials Sciences or equivalent)

application until 31.01.2020    EM 2020/4

PostDoc (f/m/d) Electrochemistry/Materials Scientist

application until 13.03.2020    EM 2020/3

Postdoc Position (f/m/d) - Electron Paramagnetic Resonance on a Chip


application until 31.10.2019    EE 2019/34

PhD-Student (f/m/d) "In-situ nanoscale characterization of catalytic materials"

application until 31.01.2020    NP 2019/20

PhD-student (f/m/d) Diploma or Master in Physics or related subject area

application until 31.01.2020    EE 2019/49

PhD Student (f/m/d) in Electrochemistry (Chemistry, Physics, Materials Science, or related)

application until 08.02.2020    EM 2020/1

PhD student/doctoral researcher (f/m/d) Solid State Quantum Simulator

application until 12.02.2020    EE 2020/2

PhD student (f/m/d) in the fields of Physics, Electrical Engineering, Materials Sciences or Chemistry


application until 19.01.2020    FM 2019/5

Project Manager (f/m/d) Construction

application until 31.01.2020    EE 2019/48

Software Engineer (f/m/d) for Experiment Control Systems at Synchrotron Light Source


application until 13.02.2020    IT 2020/1

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


application until 19.01.2020    FG 2019/22

Foreign Language Secretary (f/m)

application until 22.01.2020    A 2019/20

Personalreferentin/Personalreferent (w/m/d)


application until 22.01.2020    IT 2019/16

Apprentices as system integration IT specialist (f/m/d) with additional qualification

application until 07.02.2020    A 2019/18

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

application until 29.02.2020    NP 2019/21

Duales Studium Bachelor of Engineering (w/m/d) - Maschinenbau-Konstruktion-Fertigung


application until 22.01.2020    GF 2020/1

Referentin/Referent (w/m/d) für Politische Kommunikation und Online-Redaktion

application until 14.02.2020    EM 2020/2

Bilingual secretary (f/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.