Join ISL and profit:

… An internationally renowned research institute

  • Including young and dynamic teams
  • A unique binational research environment
  • High-tech facilities for research and scientific experiments
  • In-house consulting engineers and workshops for developing and producing prototypes, test facilities etc.
  • An outdoor testing ground
  • A renowned research partner with strong ties to both the industrial and the academic sphere
  • Numerous opportunities to attend professional exhibitions and international scientific congresses
  • Numerous cooperation projects with Research Facilities and companies from different countries
  • A close connection with your fellow colleagues in a research institute of manageable size

… Attractive working conditions

  • Your salary will mirror your effort, experience and level of responsibility
  • We are supporting young talents
  • You can benefit from further training in terms of language and professional qualifications
  • Our broad insurance package covers risks as long-term illnesses, invalidity, death
  • It is not compulsory to have a complementary health insurance
  • Your local Social insurance institution Alsace-Moselle ensures optimal refund of any expenses
  • ISL favours sustainable mobility and will partially cover the costs for traveling between your home and ISL
  • We provide a parking ground for cars, sheltered area for bikes and charging-stations for electric vehicles
  • The Train station of Saint-Louis is within walking distance, from there you have connections to Basel/Mulhouse/Colmar/Sélestat/Strasbourg leaving every 15-minutes
  • Remote-working is possible on request. Remote-working is granted provided it matches the requirements of your research field. Your request is to be submitted to your group manager. Trust amongst colleagues is crucial regarding remote working.

… Work-Life-Balance

  • At ISL you have access to Co-Working-Spaces and areas for relaxing and there is room for exchanging ideas and being creative together
  • You will benefit from flexible working hours and holiday planning
  • You are entitled to holidays from your first year and holiday entitlement will increase with job tenure
  • We offer plenty of in-house activities (sports and arts). Close-by you’ll find a room for gymnastics, a tennis court, swimming pool and a climbing wall as well as natural tracks for running and bike-tours. There are also opportunities for beekeepers and yoga training
  • Team spirit is vital and we offer plenty of other activities for strengthening it
  • Our in-house cafeteria offers high-quality meals
  • ISL is constantly investing in modern equipment
  • Our multicultural team consists of 400 people from different backgrounds
  • ISL is located in the middle of the Tri-border Region (Germany/ France/ Switzerland)
  • ISL is devoted to sustainable development

… We will help you find accommodation and get settled in

  • Travel costs will be covered partially (according to Staff Regulations)
    • For your interview, all travelling costs occurring will be met
    • ISL will cover much of the costs for relocation (e.g. moving company, rented vehicle, transportation costs, housing agency, second residence)
  • You’re new in this region? Gladly we will help you with the paperwork for social security insurance or answer questions related to taxes. It does not matter whether you choose to live in France or Germany.
  • We offer language training (German, French and English).
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