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Fraun­ho­fer Insti­tute for Open Com­mu­ni­ca­tion Sys­tems FOKUS

The Fraun­ho­fer Insti­tute for Open Com­mu­ni­ca­tion Sys­tems (FOKUS) is loca­ted in Ber­lin-Char­lot­ten­burg and offers R&D ser­vices for the deve­lop­ment of seam­less, per­so­na­li­sable com­mu­ni­ca­tion sys­tems. With our cli­ents, we work through all sta­ges of the inno­va­tion pro­cess - from the initial idea, through rese­arch and deve­lop­ment in pro­jects, to pro­to­type deve­lop­ment, imple­men­ta­tion and pilot ope­ra­tion.

For our pro­jects in the areas of digi­tal admi­nis­tra­tion, digi­tal government and public IT, we are loo­king for team-ori­en­ted rese­ar­chers (m/w/d) who want to pro­gress the digi­ta­li­za­tion and moder­ni­za­tion of governments and public admi­nis­tra­ti­ons. We offer you an exci­ting oppor­tu­nity to work on inno­va­tive web app­li­ca­ti­ons for data manage­ment.

Rese­ar­cher (m/w/d) for the deve­lop­ment of inno­va­tive web app­li­ca­ti­ons for data manage­ment in an agile envi­ro­ment


We are an inter­di­sci­pli­nary team, hel­ping governments and public admi­nis­tra­ti­ons to solve some of their big­gest chal­len­ges in IT and data. You can expect to work on pro­jects that are prac­ti­cally rele­vant for our cli­ents, address often publicly deba­ted policy issues and add value to society at large. As a team, we offer you a pro­fes­sio­nal and col­la­bo­ra­tive rese­arch envi­ron­ment where you can bring in your own rese­arch ideas and set your own prio­ri­ties. We work in an agile frame­work, allo­wing us to recon­cile the deli­very of cli­ent pro­jects with fle­xi­ble working hours.

Your respon­si­bi­li­ties:

  • Con­tri­bu­ting to and mana­ging indi­vi­dual tasks in (sub-)natio­nal and inter­na­tio­nal IT rese­arch and con­sul­ting pro­jects for the digi­tal trans­for­ma­tion of governments and public admi­nis­tra­ti­ons.
  • Deve­lo­ping tech­ni­cal solu­ti­ons for data plat­forms, open data, big data and smart cities.
  • Sup­por­ting the con­cep­tion and imple­men­ta­tion of func­tio­nal archi­tec­tures and/or soft­ware archi­tec­tures.
  • Con­tri­bu­ting to the pre­pa­ra­tion of sci­en­ti­fic stu­dies in the sub­ject areas of public IT, smart cities, digi­tal government.

Through our pro­jects, you will also have the oppor­tu­nity to fur­ther expand your skills in one or several of the fol­lo­wing topics:

  • Agile soft­ware deve­lop­ment
  • Seman­tic Web / Lin­ked Data
  • Open Data
  • Smart City
  • Data gover­nance
  • Big Data
  • Block­chain / Dis­tri­bu­ted Led­ger Tech­no­lo­gies
  • Know­ledge in the area of digi­tal government or in the digi­ta­li­za­tion of public admi­nis­tra­tion

Erwartete Qualifikationen:

Essen­tial requi­re­ments:

  • Degree (Mas­ter’s or Diploma) in com­pu­ter sci­ence, mathe­ma­tics, phy­sics, busi­ness infor­ma­tics, admi­nis­tra­tive infor­ma­tics, or a rela­ted area.
  • Expe­ri­ence in deve­lo­ping dis­tri­bu­ted sys­tems in Java.
  • Abi­lity to com­mu­ni­cate and trans­late tech­ni­cal topics to various audi­en­ces, par­ti­cu­larly to (inter­nal) deve­lo­per col­leagues, cli­ents, and other non-tech­ni­cal audi­en­ces.
  • Good know­ledge of soft­ware archi­tec­ture design methods.
  • A crea­tive, col­la­bo­ra­tive self-star­ter.
  • Good ana­ly­ti­cal and con­cep­tual thin­king pai­red with a struc­tu­red way of get­ting things done.
  • Very good know­ledge of Ger­man and Eng­lish.

Know­ledge in some of the fol­lo­wing areas is advan­ta­ge­ous, but not man­datory:

  • Micro­Ser­vices and their pro­vi­sion via con­tai­ners.
  • Con­tai­ner plat­forms, e.g. OpenS­hift, AWS.
  • Open Data, Seman­tic Web, Lin­ked Data.
  • Deve­lop­ment in Java­Script, e.g. vue.js.
  • Deve­lop­ment in Kot­lin or Python.

Unser Angebot:

  • Space for both inde­pen­dent work and crea­tive co-design with col­leagues and part­ners.
  • An open, col­la­bo­ra­tive and inter­di­sci­pli­nary team.
  • A modern working envi­ron­ment with up-to-date equip­ment.
  • Ongo­ing per­so­nal and pro­fes­sio­nal deve­lop­ment, among other things through a wide range of pro­fes­sio­nal trai­ning offers.
  • Fle­xi­bi­lity to work part time and/or remo­tely.
  • Sup­port in recon­ci­ling family and work, e.g. through an on-site co-child office and spe­ci­fic offers from our ser­vice part­ners PME Fami­li­en­ser­vice and Voiio.
  • Com­pany pen­sion scheme (VBL).

The wee­kly working time is 39 hours.
This is a fixed-term con­tract with a dura­tion of two years.

We value and pro­mote the diver­sity of our employees' skills and the­re­fore wel­come all app­li­ca­ti­ons - regard­less of age, gen­der, natio­na­lity, eth­nic and social ori­gin, reli­gion, ideo­logy, disa­bi­lity, sexual ori­en­ta­tion and iden­tity. Severely dis­ab­led per­sons are given pre­fe­rence in the event of equal sui­ta­bi­lity. Appoint­ment, remu­ne­ra­tion and social secu­rity bene­fits based on the public-sec­tor collec­tive wage agree­ment (TVöD).

With its focus on deve­lo­ping key tech­no­lo­gies that are vital for the future and enab­ling the com­mer­cial uti­li­za­tion of this work by busi­ness and indus­try, Fraun­ho­fer plays a cen­tral role in the inno­va­tion pro­cess. As a pioneer and cata­lyst for ground­brea­king deve­lop­ments and sci­en­ti­fic excel­lence, Fraun­ho­fer helps shape society now and in the future.

Our pro­jects

Hinweise zur Bewerbung:

Inte­rested? Apply online now. We look for­ward to get­ting to know you!

Ques­ti­ons accord­ing to this posi­tion will be ans­we­red by:

Herr Dr. Jens Kless­mann
Phone: +49 30 3463-7285