Research Associate (m/f/d) in the field of Artificial Intelligence

Dresden, DE, 01187


Die Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft mit Sitz in Deutschland ist die weltweit führende Organisation für anwendungsorientierte Forschung. Mit ihrer Fokussierung auf zukunftsrelevante Schlüsseltechnologien sowie auf die Verwertung der Ergebnisse in...

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Adaptivity is an indispensable characteristic for the networked world of tomorrow. Intelligent components can detect and evaluate changes in the environment or in the system itself and adapt to them independently. As a partner of industry, Fraunhofer IIS/EAS develops key technologies for adaptive systems at the Dresden site with approximately 110 employees and offers innovative and robust solutions.


Are you passionate about artificial intelligence and would like to join Saxony's largest application and test center for AI (ATKI) as soon as possible?

Then we have the right thing for you!


What you will do

  • Develop artificial intelligence methods and AI systems for various applications with a focus on mobile systems (including robotics) and production technology
  • Analysis and processing of large amounts of data and creation of predictive models
  • Development and implementation of machine learning algorithms
  • Supporting our partners and customers in conducting use case tests and evaluating the results


What you bring to the table

  • completed scientific university studies in engineering, computer science, mathematics, or a comparable field of study
  • profound knowledge in the areas of artificial intelligence, machine learning and data analysis
  • Interest in working on industry projects as well as presenting to / having direct contact with industry partners and customers
  • Interest in publications at conferences, in journals, etc., as well as in helping to shape the topic by participating in project applications
  • Very good knowledge of German and English, both written and spoken


Your profile is rounded off by the following characteristics and competencies:

  • Initial experience in at least one of the relevant application areas

        - production engineering
        - Automation and control engineering
        - robotics
        - mobile systems

  • Programming experience in relevant scripting languages (e.g. Python)
  • Communication skills and willingness to work in interdisciplinary teams


What you can expect

  • Attractive working environment in a highly innovative key industry
  • Interdisciplinary, cross-departmental collaboration with plenty of creative freedom
  • Regular training tailored to your individual needs and state-of-the-art operating and laboratory equipment
  • A corporate culture characterized by collegiality
  • Work-life balance through flexible working hours, the opportunity to work on a mobile basis, and various support services to help you balance your private and professional life 


The weekly working time is 39 hours. This position is also available on a part-time basis. The position is limited until 31.12.2025.


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. 


Appointment, remuneration and social security benefits based on the public-sector collective wage agreement (TVöD). Additionally Fraunhofer may grant performance-based variable remuneration components.


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. 




Apply online now (PDF: CV, cover letter, references).


We look forward to getting to know you!



Do you have any questions? Then please contact:

Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS 


Requisition Number: 68872                Application Deadline: none 


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Country: Germany
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