City:  Erlangen
Date:  Nov 29, 2022

Student Assistant - Programming Artificial Intelligence Algorithms

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. 

Our group »Multimodal Human Sensing« deals with the analysis of physiological parameters and video recordings of people in order to draw conclusions about their emotional state.


Do you enjoy implementing algorithms in Python?


Then we might have a suitable position for you!


What you bring to the table


  • You are currently studying a natural science or technical degree programme
  • You have basic technical knowledge of Deep Learning and Computer Vision
  • You have good programming skills in Python (e.g. Keras, TensorFlow, PyTorch)
  • You like to work in a team
  • You have good English skills


What you can expect

  • Flexible working hours
  • Open and friendly team work
  • Exciting seminars and events 
  • Networking with scientists
  • Active contribution in applied research
  • Interesting an innovative projects
  • Mentoring program »josephine®« for talented female students 


Weekly working hours are determined by agreement, minimum are 12 hours per week. You can reduce your hours before exams and increase them during semester breaks. You can flexibly determine the working days. While partial home-office can be negotiated, regular in-person attendance on site is mandatory.


We would be happy to offer you the opportunity to write a bachelor's or master's thesis in cooperation with us in the above-mentioned subject area. The thesis will be assigned and carried out in accordance with the rules of your university. For this reason, please discuss the thesis with a professor who can advise you over the course of the project.


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.


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 in English (PDF: cover letter, CV, transcripts). We look forward to getting to know you!


Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS 


Requisition Number: 27682                Application Deadline: none


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