We are offering an exciting position in the high-frequency and satellite communications systems department at our Erlangen location, looking for a:
Development engineer (m/f) to develop embedded software for telecommunications / signal processing

We work on satellite-supported technologies of the future. Our research and development activities currently focus on systems for stationary and mobile applications in innovative IoT systems and 5G technologies.

Are you interested in digital signal processing? Do you want to play a key role in improving satellite transmission concepts?

Then we have the right job for you!
At Fraunhofer IIS, you will have the opportunity to help develop cutting-edge satellite communication systems. In industry and publicly funded research projects, you will develop, implement and test embedded software for satellite transmitters and receivers. You will be able to apply the latest methods in digital signal processing and transmission in your work.

What we expect from you

  • A degree in computer science, telecommunications, electrical engineering or similar discipline
  • Familiarity with digital signal processing and transmission as well as with software development, e.g. Python, C/C++ or comparable programming languages
  • Experience with embedded programming and SDR platforms
A systematic approach and a structured, team-oriented way of working round off your profile.

What you can expect from us

Fraunhofer IIS offers an immensely attractive working environment in a highly innovative key sector. By working on a wide range of projects with a strong practical component, you will help shape the technology of tomorrow. Be part of a committed team where you can contribute your own ideas and have room to explore your creativity. Regular professional development courses and the best equipment are a given, as are a corporate culture marked by professional respect and support.
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.

Would you like to work for us?
Then we look forward to receiving your application!
Please submit all documents (cover letter, CV, references) in PDF format
with the reference number IIS-2018-50 to Meike Hillenbrand

Job Reference: IIS-2018-50 Closing Date: