Jobs & Career at the Fraunhofer IPT


Starting out

The opportunities for starting your career at the Fraunhofer IPT are as diverse as our research fields. We offer motivated talents the first-class development opportunities and a lot of personal responsibility – right from the start. With a completed degree, we will accompany and support you in your doctoral studies at RWTH Aachen University.



Seasoned professionals

You have already reached the first milestones on your career path and are now looking for a new challenge? A position at the Fraunhofer IPT is more than just a job. We rely on your extensive expertise and offer you a variety of exciting job opportunities.


Fraunhofer TALENTA

Our program for female scientists: whether you are just starting out in research practice or have already gained relevant professional experience, our comprehensive support and development program adds momentum to your career.



Familiarise yourself with everyday working life during your studies: Whether as a stu-dent assistant or with a practical thesis – at the Fraunhofer IPT you can put your knowledge from your studies directly into practice.


Culture and benefits

Excellent research needs top-level employees. That's why we offer our employees more than just a technically first-class working environment. Discover here what is important to us and what makes working at the Fraunhofer IPT so special.


Career fairs & events

Meet us in person events and get to know the Fraunhofer IPT as an employer. We look forward to meeting you and informing you about your career opportunities with us!

Our departments at a glance

FAQS and Application Tips

Here you will find frequently asked questions and tips about the application process at the Fraunhofer IPT.

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As diverse as our research fields are your individual entry opportunities at Fraunhofer. Find out what defines us as an employer and what job opportunities we offer you during and after your studies.