Marvel Fusion, founded in July 2019 and based in Munich, is the German technology pioneer in the field of safe, clean and reliable power generation. The company is developing a completely new type of fusion energy technology with the aim of building and operating commercially attractive fusion power plants. Marvel Fusion’s current team of about 25 people, including world-leading scientists and experienced entrepreneurs, has developed a unique technology that dramatically increases the probability of fusion and builds on recent advances in laser and nanoscience.
Marvel Fusion’s mission requires a high level of team effort as well as close and constructive collaboration between experts from diverse knowledge disciplines. To strengthen our team, we are looking for you to join us as soon as possible on a full-time basis as a Laser Scientist (m/f/d)
As Laser Scientist, you are responsible for the development and operation of a new laser target area. You will bring your expertise to the creation of the design, the prototype phase, as well as build and verification of the various components. You will be actively involved in all stages of the process and contribute to the implementation of the project.
Activities will be performed in the Greater Munich area, with occasional travel to research facilities world-wide.
You will play a key role in the design and implementation of contrast enhancement for a petawatt (PW) laser pulse, which includes:
Hands-on installation and alignment of optics and diagnostics for PW laser operation
Support in implementation and operation of laser-based and optical diagnostics for a petawatt laser system, which includes
Planning, development and execution of experimental campaigns
Writing proposals and delivering of presentations
Data analysis and data reduction, and their comparison to numerical simulation results
Development, manufacturing, calibration and integration of new diagnostics for ultrashort lasers pulses at the petawatt level
You are part of a team and work collaboratively with scientists, engineers, and management to create a work plan, set project goals, and manage them to completion
You exchange scientific results with peers and compare and evaluate the results with alternative methods
You write reports and present findings to management and key stakeholders
You are a key element of defining and pursuing the forefront scientific mission of the company, following a strict code of ethics, and protecting any confidential information at all time
Proven hands-on experience and expertise in design and operation of ultra-high intensity laser systems
You have completed a Ph.D. in Physics, Optical Engineering or a related field, or equivalent breadth and depth of experience
You have excellent written and oral communication skills in English to effectively interact with all members of Marvel Fusion and its collaborators
You are recognized as a resource or high impact contributor as evidenced by conference presentations or publication in refereed journals
You are flexible and creative in pursuing new topics and carrying out forefront research in high field laser-matter interaction, high energy density laboratory physics and particle acceleration
You love digging into and solving complex problems that require attention to detail and are a critical thinker
You are a team player, like traveling, and enjoy working in multi-disciplinary team
Working in our fast-growing team offers you a wide range of opportunities to develop professionally and personally, show initiative, take responsibility and help make influential decisions. Become part of a pioneering company with the opportunity to make a decisive contribution to the global energy transition.
We look forward to receiving your application with CV and relevant references.
Contact and Address
careermarvelfusion.com Marvel Fusion GmbH Susanne Fritz Manager Human Resources Blumenstrasse 28, 80331 München