INL is a true believer in encouraging talented and passionate applicants to enjoy the right work-life balance. Our aim is to offer the resources, support, tools, and an exclusive and competitive package they need to perform their role effectively.

Career Development

  • Access to state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.

  • Multidisciplinary research environment.

  • Collaboration opportunities with international academic and industrial partners.

  • Career development opportunities.

  • Merit Recognition Awards: we recognize outstanding performance and achievements.

Great Benefits

  • Flexible working hours: work-life balance is important to INL, which means an opportunity to explore flexible working options is always open to you.

  • Annual leave: your annual leave will be 30 working days per year.

  • Our financial benefits include: family allowance, child allowance, education fees for dependent children, private health insurance and travel allowances.

  • Staff Members may also benefit from the various social facilities available at INL, including free nursery services, guest house and gym.

  • The INL Social Committee invites you to relax and socialize outside of INL, thanks to a variety of informal activities.

Great location to work

INL was constructed on an area of over 500,000 square feet in Braga, close to the University of Minho, extending along one of the city’s main avenues up to the East River, and next to a municipal sport and leisure complex and a residential neighborhood.

With over 215,000 square feet, the building is comprised of premium installations and several laboratories with state-of-the-art equipment, including a 7500 square foot class 100 Cleanroom.

The INL site consists of a main scientific building and a social support building that includes a gym, a nursery and a guest house to host newcomers and visitors.

Find out more about INL on our website: www.inl.int.

COMMUNITY FACILITIES: let’s get social!

Our site is so much more than just a scientific building, it is a place where you can find different spots to relax, enjoy yourself and take part in exciting experiences while at work.

INL provides an opportunity to meet people from all around the world and share different cultural experiences during social events like dinners, travelling, external programs and other activities.

Among others, INL offers an auditorium that accommodates approximately 200 people, a generous reception area, beautifully landscaped grounds and a central library with physical documentation, as well as Internet access throughout the site. In addition, there are numerous leisure spots scattered around the open office areas that are always inviting places to read and chat.

COMMUNITY FACILITIES Cafeteria The INL site offers a cafeteria space, which provides breakfast and lunch. INLers can also enjoy this area to socialize while having coffee or, savor their own homemade meals or play ping pong with their peers. COMMUNITY FACILITIES Guest House INL offers a convenient, quiet and lovely on-site guest house with the purpose of hosting those who are visiting or working at INL. New Members of the Personnel may stay in the guest house until they find proper accommodation.

The Guest House provides single and twin rooms which are suitable for families, shared kitchenette, laundry room, TV lounge and access to INL’s wireless Internet.
COMMUNITY FACILITIES Nursery With an international environment, INL has a safe and comfortable nursery facility, staffed with qualified educators that take care of children up to age three during normal working hours.

Our goal is to facilitate the adaptation of families with small children and encourage a healthy work-life balance.
COMMUNITY FACILITIES Fitness Center To maintain a healthy lifestyle, INL offers Pilates and Functional Training classes in its in-house fitness room.
Voleyball anyone? INL also has volleyball equipment on site, ready to be used at any time. We encourage our employees to practice sports and provide them with the best conditions to do just that.