Software Developer

As a software developer with Fraunhofer MEVIS in Lübeck, you will build solutions to challenging problems in the field of medical imaging. You will develop new software (Python and C++) and you will come in touch with various technologies ranging from medical image processing and visualization to web clients, cloud applications, and big data/deep learning. Your tasks will include the transformation of cutting edge research results into reliable and highly performant code for different platforms including Windows, macOS and Linux.

What we expect from you

  • proven experience in object-oriented software development with Python and C++
  • open mindedness for new applications, fascination for new developments and their realization
  • familiarity with self-driven project work and ability to work in teams
  • excellent Master’s degree in Computer Science or an equivalent practical background
  • fluent English and German

In addition, the following traits would be advantageous:

  • knowledge in image processing, particularly medical imaging
  • software testing and quality management skills, especially for medicine

What you can expect from us

  • opportunities for additional training and qualification
  • flat hierarchies and a young, enthusiastic and interdisciplinary team
  • freedom to allot your time in our trust-based working model
  • a work place in the most beautiful Hanseatic City of Lübeck, 15 km from the Baltic Sea

The working time consists of 39 hours per week.
The position is initially limited for 2 years.
Appointment, remuneration and social security benefits base on the public-sector collective wage agreement (TVöD). Additionally, Fraunhofer may grant performance-based variable remuneration components.

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft places a high value on the equality of men and women in the workplace. Women are underrepresented in this field, so we especially look forward to applications from women. Family and career are balanced through flexible work hours, part-time opportunities and emergency childcare. Employment of persons with disabilities is also a high priority for us and a candidate with disabilities who possesses equal qualifications will be given preference. 

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.

Job Reference: MEVIS-HL-2017-1 Closing Date: