Junior Researcher

Laser System Department

    Scope of work:
    Junior Researchers will ensure part of the scientific expertise needed in the operation and development of the experiments of ELI-NP.
    Junior Researchers will pursue their activity in working groups led by Senior Researchers, while the personal research and collaboration initiative will be encouraged.
    Main Responsabilities:
    • Operate and maintain the ELI-NP high power laser system (HPLS) and laser beam transport system (LBTS)
    • Participate to research activities led by Senior Researchers
    • Take part in scientific meetings and conferences
    • Take part in the definition and development of the ELI-NP experimental areas
    Main Tasks:
    • Performing the specific tasks within the Research Department led by a Senior Researcher:
      • Assistance in the installation of the ELI-NP HPLS and LBTS
      • Commissioning of the ELI-NP HPLS and LBTS
      • Operation and maintenance of the ELI-NP HPLS and LBTS
      • Support for experimental groups
    • Participating in scientific meetings and conferences
    • Participating in the preparation of the Technical Design Reports (TDRs) of the experimental areas of ELI-NP
    • Participating in the specific activities during commissioning and installation phase
    • Providing support for the preparation of the technical documents for the acceptance of Project's deliverables
    • Actively and efficiently involving in the dialog and communication within the ELI-NP team and promoting a harmonious collaboration framework
    Professional background:
    • PhD degree in fields related to the research activity at ELI-NP
    • At least 2 years of experience (CS) and 4 years (CS III) in research and development or higher education, out of which at least 1 year (CS) and 2 years (CS III) of experience in laser physics or other ELI-NP related fields
    • Very good knowledge in a scientific field relevant for ELI-NP
    • Fluent in English
    • Proven teamwork experience, communication and efficient collaboration skills
    Working arrangements/Conditions of employment:
    • Full time position, based in Bucharest - Magurele, Romania .
    • Included: private medical coverage, paid annual leave.
    • Motivating salary, at European level, based on qualifications and experience.
    • The candidate should be available to travel abroad for scientific collaboration at various research infrastructures, for part of their time.
    The applications shall be accompanied by the documents requested in the Rules of Selection for this position.
    The applications shall be sent to the Human Resources Department at human.resources@eli-np.ro