Senior laser physicist at Eli Beamlines, Dolní Břežany, Czech Republic

Job description:

As a member of the L3-HAPLS laser group, you will contribute to the operation and development of the L3-HAPLS laser system. Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Laser operations and execution of user experiments driven by the L3-HAPLS laser:
    • provide oversight on laser operations
    • adapt concept of operations to the needs of users and capabilities of the laser system
    • manage configuration of the laser including optical path, diagnostics, support systems and machine safety systems
    • perform routine and advanced maintenance, develop maintenance procedures
  • Development and improvement of the L3-HAPLS laser:
    • support improvement of the output parameters and operational reliability
    • test new parts and commission new operating regimes
    • design new optical components and setups, prepare manufacturing specification, perform acceptance tests, and implement the final products
    • contribute to the development of control systems
    • provide requirements specification, test new software, and develop automation of operations
    • plan and execute supporting measurements
    • process and interpret data and use the results as an input for further design and optimization


  • hands-on experience with operating/building/maintaining lasers and optical systems
  • university degree in area of Laser physics, Quantum Electronics, Optics or Optoelectronics
  • fluent communication in English


We offer:

  • the opportunity to participate in this unique scientific project
  • career growth, professional education
  • competitive and motivating salary
  • flexible working hours
  • nice and friendly working environment
  • meal allowance and canteen
  • support of leisure time activities
  • 5 weeks of holidays and 6 days of personal leave
  • other employee benefits


Applications, containing CV, cover letter, contacts of references, and any other material the candidate considers relevant, should be sent to Mrs. Jana Ženíšková, HR Senior Specialist (, +420 601 560 322). Please include the following text in your cover letter, to allow us to process your personal details:

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