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Just as diverse as our research fields are the opportunities for your career at the Fraunhofer IST: Whether in training, as a student assistant, in the final thesis or doctorate, as a scientist or in the administration - become part of the team!

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Equal Opportunities and Diversity

At the Fraunhofer IST, we see diversity as an enrichment - fairness in practice is a matter of course for us

At the Fraunhofer IST, teams are composed in as balanced a way as possible. We use the creative potential of diversity - in terms of gender, different ages, cultures and disciplines - and thereby increase the quality of our work results.  

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Fraunhofer as an employer

he Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is committed to a policy of equal opportunities for men and women, and supports efforts to create an equitable work life balance.  


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Information on the TVöD

The remuneration for employees of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is based on the collective agreement for the public sector.