Researcher (on the period of realization of research project)


The main functional responsibilities of the structural unit:

Implementation of the main activities for carrying out fundamental and applied research in the field of condensed matter physics, materials science, and thermodynamics.

Key and functional tasks 

Conducts research and development on individual sections (steps, tasks) of the project in accordance with approved procedures under the supervision of the main executor; performs experiments, conducts observations and measurements, draws descriptions and conclusions on them; studies the scientific and technical information as well as the national and international trends on the subject; prepares reports (sections of the report) on the topic or section (steps, tasks); participates in the implementation of the research outcomes and developments; involved in preparing publications on the results of  the scientific research (articles in peer-reviewed scientific journals, conference proceedings, scientific collections).

Required qualifications:

–          Growth of thin films using PVD or CVD

–          Characterization of thin films

Preferred qualifications:

–          Application of methods for determining the thermal conductivity and heat capacity of materials

Business trips:

Business trips to conferences are considered


Master’s degree or PhD in Physics, Material Science or Electrical Engineering.

Desired professional qualifications/experience

At least 3 years of experience in research projects or in design/development projects. In the presence of a PhD degree – without presentation to work experience. The presence of an H-index is appreciated.

Professional knowledge

Good communication skills; high ability to cooperate and work as part of the team as well as with project partners.

Personal qualities

The candidate should have a high sense of responsibility and self-management.

Proficiency in languages, including state language, (list of languages)

Fluency in English language.

Computer skills:

Basic coding skills (Python, C, or Fortran)


Until selecting the candidate corresponding to the above requirements


Almagul Mentbayeva