City:  Aachen
Date:  May 26, 2024

BT/MT: »Development of an Industrial of Things device«

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft ( currently operates 76 institutes and research institutions throughout Germany and is the world’s leading applied research organization. Around 30 800 employees work with an annual research budget of 3.0 billion euros. 

The digitalization of production processes is a growing field of research that generates large amounts of data. In order to reliably store and analyze this data persistently, robust data pipelines must be designed.


What you will do

  • Development of an Industrial Internet of Things device based on a Raspberry Pi
  • Implementation of data pipelines for IIoT devices
  • Collaboration in smart production projects


What you bring to the table

  • You are studying computer engineering, computer science, Computer Engieneering Science (CES) or a comparable subject
  • First knowledge in software development for Raspberry Pi with Python is advantageous
  • A high degree of initiative, independence and motivation
  • Good language skills in German and/or English


What you can expect

  • Ideal conditions for practical experience alongside your studies
  • Professional supervision and collaboration in a dedicated team
  • A state-of-the-art machine park equipped with edge cloud systems and 5G infrastructure
  • Flexible working to combine study and job in the best possible way


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.

With its focus on developing key technologies that are vital for the future and enabling the commercial utilization of this work by business and industry, Fraunhofer plays a central role in the innovation process. As a pioneer and catalyst for groundbreaking developments and scientific excellence, Fraunhofer helps shape society now and in the future. 

Interested? Apply online now. We look forward to getting to know you!


Questions according to this position will be answered by:
Sarah Rieck M.Sc.
Research assistant Fiber-reinforced plastics and laser system technology
Phone: +49 241 8904-337

Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology IPT 


Requisition Number: 62895                Application Deadline:


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