PostDoc position at the SOLEIL synchrotron
SOLEIL is the French national synchrotron facility, located on the Saclay Plateau near Paris. We are looking for a motivated candidate with a very strong university background in physics, mathematics, as well as in computer science. The offer concerns a Post-doctoral contract for 12 months-period with the possibility of one year renewal..
SOLEIL, a unique tool for both academic research and industrial applications across a wide range of disciplines including physics, biology, chemistry, etc., is used by over 5 000 researchers coming from France and abroad. It is based on a state-of-the-art synchrotron source, both in terms of brilliance and stability.
Currently, we are looking for a candidate on PostDoc!
- The candidate is expected to possess a Ph.D. degree in physics or equivalent competence with a very strong university background in physics (classical physics and electrodynamics), mathematics (linear algebra, numeric methods, statistics), as well as in computer science (programming in MATLAB, Python, C, C++, FORTRAN, etc., as well as knowledge of numerical codes for accelerators).
- Experience with synchrotron radiation, accelerator physics, high energy physics, or relevant engineering fields would be a particularly important asset.
- The offer concerns a Post-doctoral contract for 12 months-period with the possibility of a one-year renewal.
- The working language is English. The ability to speak French shall be an added value
The working place shall be at Synchrotron SOLEIL, which is located in the Paris suburbs (Saint-Aubin in the Prefecture of Essonne).
Applications should include a motivation letter and Curriculum Vitae with the addresses of three references. Applications should be preferably registered directly on the SOLEIL website (via the button “ENVOYER UNE CANDIDATURE”):
Contact: Human Resources
L'Orme des Merisiers Saint-Aubin
BP 48 91192 Gif-sur-Yvette Cedex
Tél. 01 69 35 90 00
Fax. 01 69 35 94 57