Discover the future with us!

We are always looking for creative and committed employees who want to actively shape the future of industry and commerce together with our team.

The entry opportunities are manifold!

Whether you are a student, graduate, newcomer or experienced professional - the Fraunhofer IEM offers you a wide range of responsible tasks in a dynamic working environment.



We want to be ahead of the future. You too? We offer our trainees the opportunity to learn new skills and abilities and apply them in practice.



We offer jobs for student assistants, assignments for term papers and bachelor or master theses and are looking for dedicated computer sciences or engineering graduates to work on our industrial and research projects.


Graduates and young professionals

If you enjoy working in a team and are willing to accept responsibility early on, we can offer you fascinating assignments within ambitious industrial and research projects.

Become part of a committed team and make an active contribution to the success of our institute.


Experienced professionals

 You have already acquired initial professional experience, or perhaps are a recognized expert in your field?

Our Administration, IT, Workshop and Engineering departments are looking for individuals who would like to tackle the challenges of life in an application-oriented research institution with us.

Opportunities offered by our partners

From theory to practice: Our partners provide opportunities for you to apply the knowledge acquired in your academic program to actual research projects.

Unsolicited applications

Feel free to convince us of your skills and motivation! Send us your unsolicited application if there are no suitable vacancies at the moment.

Fraunhofer is one of Germany’s best places to work

We are a preferred employer in the scientific community: This year again, students voted for us as one of the Top 100 most popular employers in Germany. We perceive this position in the Universum Ranking as an honor and are delighted by our 3rd place for natural sciences and 10th place for engineering. The consultancy firm interviewed almost 35,000 students to prepare its ranking.