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Fraunhofer Italia

Job description

Fraunhofer Italia with headquarters in Bolzano (Italy) is hiring a new member for its research group „Automation & Mechatronics Engineering“. This group focuses on the development of mechatronic products and systems, as well as automation technology involving intelligent robots and systems. Are you an engineer or a computer scientist with experience in robotics, eager to build on and expand your knowledge in exciting applications?
If so, apply for this position at Fraunhofer Italia!


  • Your main activity will involve the development and the design of advanced automation and robotic systems, for application in the areas of industrial production plants, automation in construction and precision/automated farming.
  • On the one hand, the emphasis will be on the development of application-oriented concepts and their implementation in cooperation with clients and, on the other hand, on further expanding the institute`s scientific know-how in these areas.
  • As part of an interdisciplinary team, you will work on various research projects at the interface between science and practice for both public and private clients.


  • You have completed your studies in automation/electrical/electronic/mechanical engineering or computer science.
  • You work independently, systematically and have a high degree of commitment, creativity and team spirit.
  • You have experience in robotics including modelling, simulation and control of robots with fixed and/or mobile base; knowledge of ROS is greatly appreciated.
  • You have strong skills with C++, Python, basic knowledge of Matlab and Simulink.  
  • You speak English (good German or Italian is necessary in the medium term).

Other Information

  • For more information about Fraunhofer Italia, please visit our website: www.fraunhofer.it