Career at Fraunhofer IPMS

The Fraunhofer Institute for Photonic Microsystems IPMS is one of 66 Fraunhofer Institutes and Research Institutions and part of the European-wide leading network for applied research. Our aim is to focus on applied research and development on behalf of industry and society. That´s why we back a team of intelligent and motivated people – both new university graduates and those with valuable work experience – who are interested in playing a role in progress and innovation.

We offer a broad range of prospects for pupils, students, graduates, postgraduates or apprentices to gather practical experiences and to start a career. Furthermore, scientists will find excellent career development opportunities at Fraunhofer IPMS.


Speculative Applications

If our current opportunities do not correspond to your professional profile, you can also submit a spontaneous application via our Jobportal



Frequently asked questions and further information are available in the FAQ of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft.



Employment, payment and job package of all offered positions conform to the German civil service pay scale TVöD.