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Fraun­ho­fer IIS - Media Sys­tems and Applic­a­tions Depart­ment

The depart­ment for media sys­tems and applic­a­tions is part of the audio and media tech­no­lo­gies divi­sion, best known for its work on MP3 and AAC. We develop soft­ware for and together with global lead­ers in the broad­cast­ing and stream­ing industry. Our products include stream­ing serv­ers and pack­agers, media play­ers for vari­ous plat­forms, and many more, across the whole chain from media pro­duc­tion to play­out devices.

Field Engin­eer / Lab Engin­eer – Media Pro­duc­tion

Our »Media Sys­tems and Applic­a­tions« Depart­ment of Fraunhofer IIS in Erlan­gen, Ger­many, as of now has an imme­di­ate open­ing

Working field:

Would you like to be part of the next gen­er­a­tion of media pro­duc­tion?

We offer you the oppor­tun­ity to develop soft­ware and tech­no­lo­gies for media pro­duc­tion as part of an inter­na­tional team and in a cre­at­ive envir­on­ment.

Your respons­ib­il­it­ies
  • Oper­ate, improve, and main­tain a lab envir­on­ment for mod­ern media pro­duc­tion tech­no­lo­gies
  • Main­tain close rela­tion­ship with our part­ners
  • Con­trib­ute to the devel­op­ment of new media pro­duc­tion tech­no­lo­gies


  • Uni­versity degree in Elec­trical Engin­eer­ing, Com­puter Sci­ence or equi­val­ent exper­i­ence
  • A strong sense of respons­ib­il­ity and com­mit­ment to your work
  • Exper­i­ence in the fol­low­ing areas
o Pro­fes­sional media inter­faces (SDI, MADI, ST 2110, AES67)
o Net­work and stream­ing pro­to­cols (TCP/IP, RTP)
o A/V media pro­duc­tion
  • Pro­gram­ming skills with a focus on C/C++ and script­ing lan­guages
  • Pro­fi­cient in Eng­lish, writ­ten and spoken

What we offer:

  • Work in a highly innov­at­ive key industry
  • Chal­len­ging tasks in a vari­ety of fields
  • Agile devel­op­ment envir­on­ment
  • Work in a ded­ic­ated inter­na­tional team
  • Work-Life-Bal­ance through flex­ible work arrange­ments
  • Reg­u­lar pro­fes­sional train­ing
  • Access to state-of-the-art tech­no­logy and equip­ment

Fur­ther inform­a­tion:

Appointment, remu­ner­a­tion and social secur­ity bene­fits based on the pub­lic-sec­tor col­lect­ive wage agree­ment (TVöD).
In case of identical qual­i­fic­a­tions, pref­er­ence will be given to severely dis­abled can­did­ates.
We would like to point out that the chosen job title also includes the third gender.
The Fraunhofer-Gesell­schaft emphas­ises gender-inde­pend­ent pro­fes­sional equal­ity.
This vacancy is also avail­able on a part-time basis.

How to apply:

We look for­ward to receiv­ing your applic­a­tion (Eng­lish or Ger­man)!

Please sub­mit your applic­a­tion (cover let­ter, CV and grade sheets) online via our career portal, quot­ing ref­er­ence num­ber IIS-2021-AMEP120.