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Into the Future with Metrology – Join Us at PTB!

The Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) is the national metrology institute of the Federal Republic of Germany. We have around 2,200 staff at our two locations (Braunschweig and Berlin).

We strive to be the measure of all things and develop measurement standards that are leading worldwide. In this way, we ensure that people and organizations can trust measurements. We fundamentally contribute to our economy, science, society, and the environment. With internationally recognized cutting-edge research, we are constantly redefining what is measurable.

With our diverse competences, we are enabling technological advancement to meet future challenges together. Today, tomorrow, and in the future. In all areas of life.

Would you like to work at one of the world's foremost research institutions? Learn more about the wide variety of employment opportunities on offer!

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