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The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft ( currently operates 76 institutes and research facilities in Germany and is the world's leading organization for application-oriented research. Around 30,300 employees work on the annual research volume of 3 billion euros.  

Adaptivity is an indispensable characteristic for the networked world of tomorrow. Intelligent components can detect and evaluate changes in the environment or in the system itself and adapt to them independently. As a partner of industry, Fraunhofer IIS/EAS develops key technologies for adaptive systems at the Dresden site with approximately 110 employees and offers innovative and robust solutions.

Are you passionate about artificial intelligence and would like to join Saxony's largest application and test center for AI (ATKI) as soon as possible?

Then we have the right thing for you!

What you will do with us

  • Develop artificial intelligence methods and AI systems for various applications with a focus on mobile systems (including robotics) and production technology
  • Analysis and processing of large amounts of data and creation of predictive models
  • Development and implementation of machine learning algorithms
  • Supporting our partners and customers in conducting use case tests and evaluating the results

What you bring with you

  • completed scientific university studies in engineering, computer science, mathematics, or a comparable field of study
  • profound knowledge in the areas of artificial intelligence, machine learning and data analysis
  • Interest in working on industry projects as well as presenting to / having direct contact with industry partners and customers
  • Interest in publications at conferences, in journals, etc., as well as in helping to shape the topic by participating in project applications
  • Very good knowledge of German and English, both written and spoken

Your profile is rounded off by the following characteristics and competencies:

  • Initial experience in at least one of the relevant application areas
    - production engineering
    - Automation and control engineering
    - robotics
    - mobile systems
  • Programming experience in relevant scripting languages (e.g. Python)
  • Communication skills and willingness to work in interdisciplinary teams

What you can expect

  • Attractive working environment in a highly innovative key industry
  • Interdisciplinary, cross-departmental collaboration with plenty of creative freedom
  • Regular training tailored to your individual needs and state-of-the-art operating and laboratory equipment
  • A corporate culture characterized by collegiality
  • Work-life balance through flexible working hours, the opportunity to work on a mobile basis, and various support services to help you balance your private and professional life 

We value and promote the diversity of our employees' skills and therefore welcome all applications - regardless of age, gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, ideology, disability, sexual orientation and identity. Severely disabled persons are given preference in the event of equal suitability. We would like to point out that the chosen job title also includes the third gender. The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft attaches great importance to professional equality irrespective of gender.

The weekly working time is 39 hours. The position can also be filled on a part-time basis. The position is limited until Dec. 31, 2025.

Employment, compensation and benefits are based on the collective bargaining agreement for the public sector (TVöD). In addition, Fraunhofer may grant performance- and success-based variable compensation components.

With its focus on future-relevant key technologies and on the exploitation of the results in business and industry, the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft plays a central role in the innovation process. As a guide and stimulus for innovative developments and scientific excellence, it helps to shape our society and our future. 

Have we aroused your interest?
Then apply online now with your application documents (PDF: cover letter, CV, references).
We look forward to getting to know you! 
Do you have any questions? Then contact:

Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS 

Application deadline: none