City:  Bayreuth
Date:  May 15, 2023

Student Assistant in Bayreuth - Automation of Remanufacturing Processes

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft ( currently operates 76 institutes and research institutions throughout Germany and is the world’s leading applied research organization. Around 30 000 employees work with an annual research budget of 2.9 billion euros. 

This job offer is for a student assistant position at Fraunhofer IPA in Bayreuth in the automation of remanufacturing processes. Fraunhofer IPA in Bayreuth is looking for a candidate with experience in image processing and programming, specifically in Python. The successful candidate will work on scientific publications and research activities, assist with technical equipment and programming, and have the opportunity to develop new skills and write a thesis.


What you will do


  • Active collaboration on scientific publications and research activities on scientific topics.
  • Support in the commissioning of technical equipment (Raspberry PI, Cameras etc.)
  • Assistance with programming (mainly Python) and implementation of machine learning frameworks
  • (e.g. PyTorch) for classification (e.g. ResNet) and image generation (e.g. GANs)


What you bring to the table


  • Enthusiasm for image processing and learning systems
  • Experience in at least one programming language (e.g. Python)
  • Motivation to learn new topics
  • Independent, structured way of working and logical thinking skills


What you can expect


  • Room to develop new skills and contribute your own ideas
  • Fair remuneration
  • Practical experience already during your studies
  • Opportunity to write bachelor's, master's or project thesis
  • Multilingual workspace: English will do for us :-)


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!


Frau Lisa Bauer
Tel. +49 711 970-3681 

Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engineering and Automation IPA 


Requisition Number: 62852                Application Deadline:


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