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In the worlds of science and business Fraunhofer IIS has become a name synonymous with excellence. Our customers are international businesses, local companies and public bodies.

With the development of mp3 Fraunhofer IIS has gained worldwide recognition and is the largest institute within the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft today. Fraunhofer IIS researchers develop microelectronic systems and devices along with the required integrated circuits and software.

In close cooperation with partners and clients the institute provides research and development services in the following research areas:

Audio & Multimedia, Imaging Systems, Energy Management, IC Design and Design Automation, Communication Systems, Positioning, Medical Technology, Sensor Systems, Safety and Security Technology, Supply Chain Management, Non-destructive Testing.Fraunhofer IIS with its headquarters in Erlangen, Germany, has further branches in Nuremberg, Fürth, Würzburg, Ilmenau, Dresden, Bamberg, Deggendorf, Coburg, and Waischenfeld.

Please also visit our German »Jobs and Career« website as you may find there many job opportunities with freshly updated listings.

In case you do not find a suitable job offer for you on our website don’t worry as we are also delighted about your unsolicited application.


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Fraunhofer is one of Germany's top emlpoyers

We offer:

  • Applied leading-edge research between university and industry by taking creative personal responsibility.
  • Developments supporting people's working and home life in the 21st century.
  • Surpassing working conditions: High-grade technical equipment, flexible working hours, flat hierarchy.


Is this, what you are looking for?

So, don't hesitate and start your career with us. Our research areas are nearly as manifold as people are at Fraunhofer IIS. Apply for your launch into the world of microelectronics!


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