Career at Fraunhofer IPMS - Your future with us!

For our innovative research, we rely on smart and committed minds who want to make their contribution. It never gets boring with us, as we are constantly working on new and forward-looking projects together with industry and public institutions.

We are looking for employees who enjoy challenges and want to grow with them, who see change as an opportunity to improve what already exists and to develop something new. We offer jobs with challenging and exciting tasks, your own areas of responsibility, creative freedom, many development opportunities and new favorite colleagues.

In addition to modern equipment, from our cleanroom infrastructure to the office workplaces, we attach great value on employee satisfaction and work-life balance.

Not someday - the future starts now!

The Fraunhofer IPMS as an employer


Graduates and professionals

We offer great jobs in engineering, science or administration.



Many exciting PhD topics are waiting to be explored.



Write your thesis, do an internship or work as an assistant scientist with us!



We offer an optimal start to professional life with an apprenticeship or dual study program.


Speculative application

No suitable position found? Here is the link to our unsolicited application.

Jobs and career at Fraunhofer IPMS


Many good reasons

speak for the Fraunhofer IPMS as an employer. These are our advantages.


Our locations

Work at Fraunhofer IPMS in Dresden, Erfurt or Cottbus.



Questions about the application or about us as an employer? We have the answers.


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