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Who we are

We are the Technological Research Department of the CEA (DRT), a strategic partner for business innovation.

We imagine, create and deploy useful technological solutions, in response to the contemporary challenges facing our society. We act from research to the application of technologies, promoting responsible use.

  • Every day, we work to create a desirable future.
  • We've been around for over 50 years.
  • We file over 600 patents a year.
  • We form a group comprising four institutes (List, Leti, Liten, CEA Reg)
  • We are tackling 19 priority challenges for society through our 54 world-class technology platforms.
  • We are a multidisciplinary team of over 4,000 people with scientific, technical and administrative backgrounds.


Are you ready to become a citizen with a job that makes an impact?

Are you ready to join an organization and be of service to business, society and the planet?

We have the power to act, and we suggest you use it!

CEA-DRT at a glance

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Our latest job opportunities

Scalability of the Network Digital Twin in Complex Communication Networks
Pentester Sécurité des Systèmes embarqués - GRENOBLE (H/F) H/F
Technicien maintenance lithographie - CDD 2×9 mois - Grenoble - H/F
Ingénieur sécurité H/F
Evaluateur en sécurité électronique et conformité par critères communs H/F
Ingénieur de Recherche - Etude et conception d'antennes à formation de faisceaux H/F
System Administrator H/F
Ingénieur en traitement du signal appliqué à la radiolocalisation H/F
Evaluateur de la sécurité des protocoles de distribution de clés quantiques H/F

Why join us

Joining the CEA's DRT means joining a close-knit team of 4,000 researchers, engineers and technicians based at our historic sites in Paris-Saclay and Grenoble, or in the regions.

It means being accompanied and supported by recognized experts in their fields. It means having the keys to developing your skills.

Joining our research teams means working in the best French and European innovation ecosystems. It means working with the region's most innovative players to test new ideas and push back the boundaries.

Que votre métier soit scientifique, technique ou administratif, rejoindre la DRT du CEA c’est contribuer à construire un futur plus désirable en :

  • Developing hardware and software solutions for a frugal and responsible digital world
  • Promoting the emergence of low-carbon energy and reducing resource consumption
  • Imagining the medicine of the future, more personalized, more humane and more effective
  • Guaranteeing France's technological and industrial sovereignty and strategic autonomy.

thanks to a concentration of expertise, software resources and cutting-edge hardware that is unique in Europe.

Avec plus de 50 plateformes technologiques au niveau des plus hauts standards industriels et une concentration d’expertises et de moyens unique en Europe, nos équipes développent dans des délais optimisés, des produits innovants, protégés par une propriété intellectuelle forte.

With a portfolio of 6,500 active patent families, DRT is a major player in technological research in France, Europe and the rest of the world.

Every year, our proactive intellectual property policy leads us to register over 600 new priority patents.

Becoming PhD student

at CEA

Becoming a PhD student at CEA is an exceptional opportunity for students who wish to pursue a career as a researcher.

Being a PhD student at CEA means working on innovative research projects, in response to technological challenges facing industry and society, for a desirable future. défis technologiques industry and society, for a desirable future. 

Being a PhD student at CEA means benefiting from high-level scientific training, personalized supervision, and access to world-class research facilities and equipment.

Guided by renowned experts, our PhD students evolve in a collaborative and stimulating work environment, where they can develop their skills and make proposals to advance science.

Being a PhD student at CEA is an opportunity to develop your network through close collaborations with CEA's industrial and academic partners.

Become a PhD student.

This is your time to take your next step at the CEA !

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