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For immediate placement, we are currently looking for a Combustion research Engineer (m/f/d).


Your new tasks and responsibilities - challenging and future-oriented:

  • Carrying out experimental studies on the combustion of propulsion powders
  • Applying and developing new analysis techniques (diagnosis, etc.)
  • Analysing and interpreting the experimental results in order to develop new ignition and combustion models
  • Carrying out numerical simulations of combustion processes with up-to-date tools and comparing them to experimental results in order to validate the simulation models
  • Conducting scientific research in cooperation with governmental agencies and defense industry partners
  • Conducting scientific research especially in the field of metrology within the framework of French third party contracts
  • Coordinating the preparation of tests, especially regarding the different fields of activities involved in the studies
  • Monitoring changes and progresses in the experimental techniques for the activities of your scientific field
  • Taking part in writing ESP-documents about pyrotechnic safety for the group’s laboratories


Your qualifications – solid and appropriate:

  • Engineering degree in “Energetics and propulsion” or Master’s degree with specialization in energetics and combustion
  • Knowledge of mechanics would be appreciated
  • Work experience would be considered as an advantage
  • Communication skills and ability to work as part of a team, initiative, organisational skills and adaptability,
  • Very good command of English. Good command of French and/or German would be considered as an advantage but is not mandatory


Our offer:

  • Fixed-term contract of 5 years, possibility of conversion to permanent contract
  • Attractive remuneration, flexible working time and balanced working-private life
  • Various possibilities of advanced training
  • An international and modern working environment with about 400 colleagues
  • Career development opportunities
  • The position is open to people with disabilities

If this challenging description fits your profile, we are looking forward to receiving your complete application (letter of motivation, curriculum vitae in tabular form, school certificates, university degrees with detailed examinations, work references and other relevant documents), mentioning the following keyword: “PEM-I”.  


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Published on 30 September 2022

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