Student/Research Assistant in the Work-Group IR Sensor Production (f/m/d)

Leibniz Institute of Photonic Technology
March 31, 2023
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The Leibniz Institute of Photonics Technology (Leibniz-IPHT) offers the following position in the Competence Center for Micro- and Nanotechnologies, Work-Group IR Sensor Production:

Student / Research Assistant (f/m/d)

The position is initially limited to 12 months. An extension will be sought if suitable.

The Leibniz-IPHT is a university independent research institute with close connection to the Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena and member of the Leibniz association.

Job description

By means of microstructuring technologies, infrared sensors are fabricated on wafer level in the Leibniz-IPHT clean room. The wafers are diced into sensor chips and further processed into radiation detectors using integrated circuit packaging technology. The radiation detectors are developed and researched at Leibniz-IPHT, fabricated in the IR sensor fabrication group and find applications in medicine and aerospace.

Your field of activity:
  • Electrical and optical testing of the IR sensor chips for ongoing quality assurance
  • Further processing of the chip-based sensors to radiation detectors via integrated circuit packaging technology
  • There will be a comprehensive training session with the company-specific processes. The work is to be carried out conscientiously in compliance with ISO-certified processes and documented.

    Your qualification:
  • Engineering or scientific studies (Bachelor/Master) or a comparable education level is desired
  • Your knowledge and skills:
  • Meticulous approach to work, special care and most cautious handling of microstructured substrates
  • Fast comprehension, independent and conscientious working style
  • Good German language skills during training sessions are required
  • We offer:
  • An open welcoming culture
  • A friendly and dedicated team that will provide you with optimal support
  • Direct involvement in the production of infrared sensors used in current "hot topics" in space exploration, medical and environmental technology
  • Qualification opportunities for the further development of our employees
  • Salary:

    The remuneration depends on the level of education, but at most up to the low- income limit (max. 520,00 €).

    Working hours:

    The monthly working time is approximately 30h (depending on demand, but max. 43h).

    About us:

    We are a modern, internationally oriented research institute. The compatibility of work and family is one of our central concerns. We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications - regardless of gender, disability, nationality or ethnic and social background. If women are underrepresented in the area of ​​the advertised position, they will be given preferential consideration if they are equally qualified.

    Further information:

    If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Kay Dietrich, e-mail: [email protected]


    Please send your application electronically as one pdf file via Email until March 31, 2023 including your CV and certificates to:

    Leibniz-Institute of Photonic Technology Jena e. V.

    Human Resources

    Albert-Einstein-Straße 9, 07745 Jena

    E-Mail: [email protected]

    Code: 1133

    Or simply apply via our job portal (https: // www. leibniz- by clicking on the “Apply” button:

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