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  • Science
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  • Engineering, R&D
  • Silvia
    PhD student (Italian)
    “Problem-solving is a big part of science. That’s the fun part of this job; it’s what makes it interesting and challenging.”
  • Margie
    Post doctoral fellow (Filipino)
    “I feel very fortunate to work at a large synchrotron. The ESRF opens a whole range of opportunities. It draws excellent people and extremely interesting science cases.”
  • Pierre
    Mechanical Engineer (Belgian)
    ‘I’ve never been faced with a boring job, just excitement every day, day after day. It’s thrilling’.
  • Tiago
    Software Engineer (Portuguese)
    “I feel lucky to work in this scientific environment where I’m free to make my own decisions. At the ESRF I can choose my own priorities based on the project I’m working on.”
Silvia
PhD student (Italian)
“Problem-solving is a big part of science. That’s the fun part of this job; it’s what makes it interesting and challenging.”

What the ESRF offers

Company benefits

We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage diversity in our teams.

Life in Grenoble

Located at the heart of the French Alps, the ESRF benefits from an urban life-style and a unique mountain setting.

Traineeships

More than 100 trainees and employees on a sandwich course are welcomed every year at the ESRF.

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