How to apply at Fraunhofer IAF

You can find the current job vacancies at Fraunhofer IAF on the Fraunhofer application portal:

Please submit your application through the online application system. The following documents will be necessary to complete your application:

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Certificates (Abitur / high school graduation; Bachelor; Master; Diploma)
  • References and documentations of previous employments

We also welcome unsolicited applications, in case you cannot find a suitable position among our listed job vacancies. Please make sure all required documents are included in your application, as it will not be possible to consider incomplete applications.

In case of any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our staff members from the human resources department.

 

TALENTA

A grant program for women in research

This program offers female talents support at every step in their Fraunhofer career throughout two years, as well as a comprehensive accompanying program with a broad scope for the personal career development and the opportunity to network with other women at Fraunhofer.

 

Fraunhofer as an employer

Working with creativity and independence

Fraunhofer regularly ranks among the top 100 most popular employers in Germany.

We focus on equal opportunities, work-life balance and offer professional development programs

 

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HR Excellence in Research

EU Commission recognizes Fraunhofer`s Integrated Human Resources Management. In December 2017, the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft was awarded the Logo »HR Excellence in Research« from the European Commission in recognition of its outstanding Integrated Human Resources Management. Fraunhofer is one of first organizations for applied research in Germany to receive the Logo.

Here you can find more information.

 

The Fraunhofer IAF is regarded as an Attractive Employer

In the field of »natural sciences« the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft took third place in »Universum's« employers ranking 2019 and thus earned the distinction of being an attractive employer. On an annual basis Universum surveys over 1,500,000 students and professionals worldwide.

Here you can find more information.