Student Assistant FPGA

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft ( currently operates 76 institutes and research institutions throughout Germany and is the world’s leading applied research organization. Around 30 800 employees work with an annual research budget of 3.0 billion euros.
Future. Discover. Together.
Excellent research and innovation are at the centre of the work of the HHI - Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications. We are a world leader in researching mobile and optical communication networks and systems as well as the coding of video signals and data processing. Be a part of our team and come on a journey of research and innovation!

Your activity:

What you will do

  • Developing high-speed digital systems for innovative communication devices

  • Design, test and implementation of digital signal processing algorithms on FPGA

  • Real-time implementation, integration into the communication system, documentation and testing of IP cores

Your profile:

What you bring to the table

  • Full-time students of electrical engineering, computer science or similar field with good to very good grades

  • Professional commitment

  • Team spirit, ability to work independently and autonomously

  • Experience in one or more of the activities (see above) is advantageous


What you can expect

  • Fascinating challenges in a scientific and entrepreneurial setting

  • Attractive salary

  • Modern  and excellently equipped workspace in central location

  • Great and cooperative working atmosphere in an international team

  • Opportunities to write a master's thesis

  • Flexible working hours

  • Opportunities to work from home


The position is initially limited to 1 year. An extension is explicitly desired.


The monthly working time is 80 hours. This position is also available on a part-time basis. We value and promote the diversity of our employees' skills and therefore welcome all applications - regardless of age, gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, ideology, disability, sexual orientation and identity. Severely disabled persons are given preference in the event of equal suitability. 

With its focus on developing key technologies that are vital for the future and enabling the commercial utilization of this work by business and industry, Fraunhofer plays a central role in the innovation process. As a pioneer and catalyst for groundbreaking developments and scientific excellence, Fraunhofer helps shape society now and in the future. 

Interested? Apply online now. We look forward to getting to know you!

Dr. Nicolas Perlot


Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications, Heinrich Hertz Institute HHI 


Requisition Number: 73958                Application Deadline: 07/31/2024

Fraunhofer Heinrich-Hertz-Institut
Einsteinufer 37
10587 Berlin

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