STUDANT ASSISTANT (M/F/D) - DYNAMIC CONTAINER ORCHESTRATION DEMONSTRATOR OF THE FORTISS IIOT LAB

fortiss is the research institute of the Free State of Bavaria for the development of software-intensive systems with headquarters in Munich. The scientists at the institute cooperate in research, development and transfer projects with universities and technology companies in Bavaria, Germany and Europe. The focus is on research into state-of-the-art methods, techniques and tools for the development of software- and AI-based technologies for dependable, secure cyber-physical systems such as the Internet of Things (IoT). fortiss is organized in the legal form of a non-profit limited liability company. Shareholders are the Free State of Bavaria (majority shareholder) and the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der angewandten Forschung e.V. www.fortiss.org

In this project, we search for a new team member:
 

Student Assistant (m/f/d) – Dynamic container orchestration demonstrator of the fortiss IIoT Lab
 

 Containerized applications, based on solutions such as Docker/Kubernetes, are today the basis of IoT services. However, IoT systems are becoming more dynamic, including different types of mobile equipment. The main purpose of this work ist o support the setup and development of the fortiss IIoT Lab dynamic container orchestrator demonstrator and to support the development of mechanisms that support a more dynamic behavior of container mobility, based on context-awareness.
 

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Your tasks:

  • Support the setup and development of the open-source Mobilek8s software component under development in this demonstrator.
  • Assist the configuration and integration of the software in the IIoT Lab of the fortiss Labs.
  • Implementation, performance evaluation, and support of the demonstrator and novel components implemented in the fortiss IIoT Lab.
 

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Your profile:

  • Completed Bachelor's degree and currently enrolled in a Master’s degree in computer science, information systems or similar
  • Practical experience in programming languages such as Java, Python or C++
  • Practical experience in Linux systems
  • Experience with IoT tools (e.g., Tensorflow light, ) and concepts/protocols (e.g., MQTT)
  • Excellent communication skills in English, basic German skills is a plus.


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Our offer:

  • Position available for 6 months, possibility to extend
  • Working within an exciting international research environment
  • International work environment
  • An international and dynamic work environment with highly qualified and motivated colleagues
  • Close cooperation and possible interaction with industrial leaders in the IoT domain.


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Did we catch your interest?

Please submit your application with a motivational statement, a detailed CV and a current transcript of records 



Job-ID: IIoT-LAB-S-04-2021

Contact: Jose Cabral/Dr. Rute C. Sofia