Good reasons to join Fraunhofer SCAI

You work at the interface between research and industry

We combine current research topics with economic relevance. We work for industry, service companies and public institutions. In addition, we are partners in numerous publicly funded research projects, for example funded by the European Commission or the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research. The marketing of the resulting (software) solutions is part of our work.

Developing inventive talent

You can freely develop your research interests. We support you in the development of your project idea, in the application for funding or projects and in the exploitation of your R&D results.

Independent work

With us, challenging tasks await you with much creative freedom. You will work independently in motivated teams and take on responsibility at an early stage. With us you will be actively involved in team and project work from the very beginning. Our flat management hierarchy supports independent work.

Working in an international environment / networking

We have employees from many nations working together in an international and interdisciplinary working environment – and we cooperate with partners and customers from all over the world. We offer you a wide range of opportunities to make national and international contacts as well as access to communities within and outside the scientific community.

Modern infrastructure

Our workplaces are equipped with the latest functional technology. You can use our high-performance computer center for your work.

Best career prospects

Fraunhofer offers a wide range of career paths and the necessary qualification programs. Internal careers and careers in industry and science are open to you. Due to our connection to the University of Bonn, there is also the possibility of a doctorate in combination with the project tasks for which you are responsible. No matter what phase of your professional development you are in, we are very committed to your further development!

Flexible working hours

Working hours can be arranged freely and handled flexibly in consultation with superiors and the team.

Offers for the compatibility of private life and work

The compatibility of private life and work is not just a buzzword for us. We offer you a wide range of attractive offers, from part-time work to holiday care for your children during the summer holidays. In particular, we do not neglect health promotion - subsidized sports and prevention courses, medical checks, health days as well as a quiet working environment in the countryside contribute to a good balance of work and professional life. The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft also cooperates with pme Familienservice in the areas of emergency childcare and homecare/eldercare.