Working at Fraunhofer HHI

Innovations for the digital society of the future are the focus of research and development work at the Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute HHI.

Experts from a wide range of training sectors and academic fields, such as engineering, physics and computer science as well as economics and the humanities, all work at the Fraunhofer HHI. Thanks to the wide range of career prospects, all of the employees can pursue technical and personal further development while also being part of a well-functioning team. That is what distinguishes the work performed at the Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute HHI.

The wide range of topics covered at the Fraunhofer HHI is reflected by the structure of the Institute’s departments. Around 410 employees work in all kinds of areas.

Departments of Fraunhofer HHI

  • Photonic Network and Systems
  • Photonic Components
  • Fiber Optical Sensor Systems
  • Wireless Communications and Networks
  • Video Coding and Analytics
  • Vision and Imaging Technologies

Good Reasons for Fraunhofer HHI

Work-life balance Various options like flexible working hours support this goal.

Good working conditions
The best workplace and lab equipment, exciting projects and a high level of personal responsibility distinguish the working environment.

Diversity management Fraunhofer HHI relies on social diversity.

Freedom of research
Turn your ideas into solutions and put theories into practice.

Support for social activities Among other things, Fraunhofer HHI organizes sporting events where you can get to know your colleagues.

Optimal networks The digitization location Berlin offers the best framework conditions for applied research.

A popular employer According to a trendence survey from 2015, the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is one of the ten most popular employers in Germany.

Partner of industry Fraunhofer HHI works with high-profile partners from the fields of business and science to create efficient, future-oriented solutions.

A wide range of further education measures You can benefit from many different further education and support programs, and expand your professional.