Jobs and Career


The Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering IAO is part of the leading European network for applied research. Our research and development activities aim at a future that is worth living, at innovation and growth and at a sustainable development of the environment and the society.

We rely on smart and committed minds who want to contribute to progress and innovation – regardless of whether they come directly from universities or bring in valuable professional experience. Our research is conducted either under government orders or for business. This interesting combination of research and implementation in business operations adds special zest to our activities.

We can offer you modern research laboratories and an excellent working environment. Here you have an opportunity to work in and contribute to the design of national and international research projects with a high degree of individual responsibility and leeway for creativity.

Rounded off by a comprehensive basic and advanced training scheme, working at our institute provides an excellent basis for your personal success.