We seek creative and dynamic colleagues for our project work, who together with us can meet the challenges given to us by our clients in all areas of modern production technology and the service sector.

Your career opportunities are many and varied: You can gain your first experience in the industry during your studies, working on your thesis papers or as a student assistant. After you have earned your degree, we give you the opportunity to pursue a doctorate while conducting interesting project work.

If you desire to support us by bringing comprehensive job experience to our institute: Our research and industrial projects provide you a varied professional life in a vibrant environment between science and applied technology.


Application at Fraunhofer ITWM

Learn more about the application process at our institute.



If you want to shape the future world with us, this is the right place for you. For our project work we are looking for dedicated colleagues, who turn original ideas into innovations for our clients.



Whether you're working on your doctorate or coming straight from university – career opportunities at Fraunhofer ITWM are as diverse as our research areas. We offer motivated young talent first-rate development opportunities and plenty of personal responsibility from the word go.


College Students

We nurture young talent and champion adding more practical experience to theory-based learning, whether as a research assistant for project work or with a degree thesis at our institute.



Are you curious about what goes on at a university or a research institute? You are interested in mathematics but you are not exactly sure what you could do with it later on as a profession? You could gain your first academic or professional experience by taking an internship with us.


Fraunhofer ITWM as Employer: Reasons Why

We are one of the largest institutes in the field of applied and industry-oriented mathematics and one of the most popular employers in the region. Discover here what is important to us and how we work at the Fraunhofer ITWM.

Video Series: »Tell Us Your Lautrer Math Story!«

»Tell Us Your Lautrer Math Story!« Is the Motto of Our New Video Series.

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Tell us your Lautrer math story!

FamilienLogo 2019-2022
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FamilienLogo 2019-2022

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft has awarded the Fraunhofer ITWM with the FamilyLogo.

The »Fraunhofer FamilienLogo« is an award given by the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft for outstanding framework conditions for work-life balance.

The following areas, among others, formed the basis for the evaluation:

  • Flexible work options
  • Institute-specific childcare services
  • Structuring parental leave and the return to work afterwards
  • Use of Fraunhofer support services