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Research Scientist (m/f) in the field of optronic countermeasures specialised in nonlinear optics

LocationSaint-Louis, Grand Est, France

The French‐German Research Institute of Saint‐Louis (ISL) situated in the border triangle of Germany, France and Switzerland is an internationally renowned research institute belonging to a global industrial and economic network.

The spectrum of our core activities comprises a variety of topics: aerodynamics, energetic and advanced materials, lasers and electromagnetic technologies, protection, security and situational awareness.
Our activities are related to both basic and applied research.

Your Mission

Your new tasks and responsibilities – challenging and future-oriented
  • Contribution to the strategic development of the studies in the field of optronic counter-countermeasures
  • Project responsibility in the field of optical Limitation:<
    • Defining the research objectives
    • Staff support for the research theme “optronic countermeasures”
    • Preparation of contract proposals
    • Carrying out theoretical and experimental research activities
    • Validation of the results
  • Development of scientific, academic, institutional and industrial partnerships
  • Communication of the results: publications, notes, reports, patents
  • Monitoring of the scientific, technological and industrial progress


Your qualifications – solid and appropriate
  • PhD in the field of solid-state physics, photonics
Your knowledge and experiences
  • Good knowledge of the physical and chemical properties of materials
  • Opto-physical and thermodynamic modelling
  • Knowledge of lasers and their components as well as of the specific materials in the field of optics
  • Metrology and optical spectroscopy
  • Solid-state physics and related experimental techniques
  • Military optronics
  • Extensive knowledge of switchable materials, e.g. liquid crystals
Other skills
  • Organizational skills, ability to work effectively as a part of a team, communication skills
  • Very good command of the English language, basic knowledge of the French and/or German language would be an advantage

Our Offer

We propose to employ you on a fixed-term contract for five years with possibility of renewal.
We offer attractive remuneration, flexible work arrangements and many opportunities for vocational training und further development.
Contact www.isl.eu/de
Phone+33 (0)3 89 69 51 31


If this challenging description fits your profile, we are looking forward to receiving your complete application mentioning the following keyword: “ RIM-S ”.

French-German Research Institute of Saint-Louis
Mrs. Isabel BORCHERT
5 rue du Général Cassagnou
BP 70034
Phone: +33 (0)3 89 69 51 31

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