Jobs | Career at Fraunhofer IPM


Vacancies at
Fraunhofer IPM

Join our team! We regularly have vacancies to fill in the scientific, technical and administrative fields.

Unsolicited application

Haven't found the job you were looking for? We are looking forward to your unsolicited application.

Equal opportunities
& diversity

  • We welcome diversity in our teams and are committed to fairness.
  • We provide family friendly working conditions.
  • We support women in their carreer.

For students

Practical term and
student assistants

Gain practical insights into the scientific work and our projects during your studies.

Bachelor's or
master's thesis

Whether it's your master's or bachelor's thesis: With us you'll find exciting projects with practical relevance.

PhD program

We offer an excellent research environment and individual support during your PhD.

Working at Fraunhofer

Top-level research requires top-level personnel. This is why we offer our approximately 28,000 employees more than a working environment with cutting-edge facilities. Excellent opportunities for further training, ample freedom to realize creative ideas, active tolerance and a remit with a practical focus – we firmly believe: Fraunhofer is a desirable destination. Find out what is important to us and what makes working at the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft so special.


Randstad: Top 10

The Randstad Employer Brand Research determines the most attractive employers world-wide. In Germany, the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft once more made it to the top 10 in 2021.

Among the best

Universum's Student Survey 2021 ranks the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft third in the area »Natural Sciences«. Among the Young Professionals, we're rated number six in Germany.

Four times highly rated

Trendence's Young Professionals Barometer 2021 shows the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft on rank 2 in the area »Research«. In the graduates' ranking we are first place winners among Computer Science graduates and second among Engineering and Natural Sciences graduates.