Jobs and Careers

Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is the leading organization for applied research in Europe. Our employees conduct research at more than 70 institutes and research facilities in the areas of health, safety, communication, mobility, production, energy and the environment.

The opportunities for your career are just as diverse as our fields of research: Whether in an internship, as a student assistant, as part of a thesis, as a scientist or as an employee in administration or technology - become part of the team!

Fraunhofer Research Institution for Battery Cell Production FFB as an employer

Our culture

The Fraunhofer FFB is characterized by a highly motivated, collegial team and the freedom to implement your own ideas. Learn more about our culture!

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Our career program for female scientists - from young professionals to experienced female scientists up to management level.

Career at Fraunhofer Research Institution for Battery Cell Production FFB



Experienced professionals and those starting out in a wide range of disciplines have the opportunity to join us as research assistants. You will work closely with well-known industry and research partners and will have the opportunity to do a doctorate on a topic you have developed yourself.


Administration and IT

Regardless of whether you already have professional experience or are a beginner: reinforce our committed teams in administration, IT and technology. We are looking for specialists who are passionate about their area of expertise and who help shape and advance the establishment of the Fraunhofer Research Institution for Battery Cell Production FFB.


During your course of studies

Gain your first practical experience during your studies: with us you can put your theoretical knowledge directly into practice as a student assistant or as part of a thesis.

Speculative application

Didn't find a suitable position? Then apply speculatively via our application portal. We look forward to meeting you!

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Career with Fraunhofer

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Our employees in focus

In the interviews, our employees provide insights into their tasks and projects at the Fraunhofer FFB. They also talk about what makes their job special and what particularly excites them about their work.

»Open-minded, friendly and easygoing. I quickly noticed that everyone enjoys working here. Although we are a young team, we are growing together with Fraunhofer FFB. I feel very welcome..«

Philip Polzin

»For me, Research Fab Battery Cells is a lighthouse project that I am convinced will be a useful addition to the research environment in the field of battery production and will create a valuable offering for industry.«

Dr.-Ing. Saskia Wessel

»For me, research means curiosity, and following curiosity means progress. In my job, the research drive leads to technical innovation. I find that fascinating.«

Hasibe Turhan

»There will be several digital twins at Research Fab Battery Cells: for the whole building and rooms, such as clean rooms, the individual production facilities and for the product, the battery cell.«

Dr. Antje Fitzner

»This special opportunity to be part of a project, to build something from scratch that will benefit German research and industry in the long term and make them more competitive, motivated me from day one.«

Dr. rer. nat. Jonas Henschel

»I have placed the focus of my tasks on eco-management, as the topic of sustainability is a central aspect of e-mobility and the competitiveness of German battery cell manufacturers in international competition.«

Marius Schütte M.Sc.