Careers in Big Science

Many Big Science research organisations offer openings for trained specialists, both those starting their careers and those with experience. Some also arrange educational programmes and internships where students can gain valuable work experience.

Big Science Sweden Outreach spreads information about these opportunities.

If you are looking for international experience, we can help you find the right educational programme, an internship, or even an exciting job at the forefront of science. We have a wide contact network, so we can usually put you in touch with the right person when you are looking to take your next step.

Don't hesitate to contact us:

  • If you are an undergraduate or a postgraduate student interested in an internship or a student programme, or if you are considering a career in Big Science.
  • If you have completed higher education or a postgraduate programme, or have some experience of working in a research facility, and are interested in the opportunities at CERN.

Opportunities at CERN

At CERN, some 2500 staff and 15,000 external scientists advance the boundaries of knowledge regarding the origins of our universe and its smallest building blocks, subatomic particles.

Engaged in the largest scientific experiment in the world, CERN needs physicists and engineers, but also technicians, administration staff, lawyers, accountants… and many more specialists.

Careers at CERN

Current job opportunities at CERN.

Technician Training Experience (TTE), a 2 year contract

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More information

If you require any further information, feel free to contact me.

Julia Hellström

Business Developer & Project Manager

Industrial Liaison Office (ILO): ESRF, ILL • Contact point: DESY, XFEL

+46 708 79 25 58