We are looking for someone to fill an exciting position in our Integrated Sensor Systems department as a

Do you already have some experience in designing analog circuits? Are you interested in optical sensor technology?
If so, we have the right job for you!
With us, you’ll have the opportunity to develop customer-specific system solutions. In addition to designing analog circuits for complex mixed-signal ASICs, you'll research and develop optical sensor technology, such as CMOS image sensors.

What we expect from you

  • University degree in electrical engineering, information technology or physics.
  • In-depth knowledge of analog circuit design and experience in IC design
  • Very good communication skills in both German and English
  • Strong analytical skills, creativity, independence and personal responsibility
  • Well-structured and team-oriented approach to work
  • Experience in the field of image sensors is an advantage

What you can expect from us

We are one of Europe’s leading IC design institutes. Our longstanding expertise in circuit design is founded on extensive knowledge and experience in multimedia, digital communication, image processing and sensor systems.

Fraunhofer IIS offers an extremely attractive working environment in a highly innovative key sector. You will work as part of a committed team, in which you will be able to contribute your own ideas and will enjoy scope for creativity. By participating in diverse projects with a high practical relevance, you can play an active role in shaping the technology of tomorrow.
Regular training courses and optimally equipped facilities are equally as important as the collegial corporate culture
that shapes our work. We support a healthy work-life balance by offering flexible working hours and a variety of schemes to help you combine your private and professional life.
Appointment, remuneration and social security benefits based on the public-sector collective wage agreement (TVöD).

Fraunhofer is Europe’s largest application-oriented research organization. Our research efforts are geared entirely to people’s needs: health, security, communication, energy and the environment. As a result, the work undertaken by our researchers and developers has a significant impact on people’s lives. We are creative. We shape technology. We design products. We improve methods and techniques. We open up new vistas.

Please submit your full, written application (cover letter, résumé and relevant certificates as PDFs), citing reference number IIS-2018-82, to: Meike Hillenbrand,

Job Reference: IIS-2018-82 Closing Date: