STUDENT ASSISTANT (M/F/D) – Java and Blockchain developer

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.
One of our projects involved development of a middleware, along with various methods, tools and languages, for enabling continuous certification of safety- and mission-critical systems. The projects is also aimed at particularly ensuring safety of learning-enabled components.
In this project, we search for a new team member:

Student Assistant (M/F/D) - Java and Blockchain developer

Your tasks:

  • implement a GUI and a decentralized communication capability in our middleware

  • develop a general design concept & implementation for an immutable logging mechanism for our CI integration framework

Your profile:

  • You should still be a registered student

  • Profound knowledge and practical experience in Java development

  • Basic knowledge in blockchain and related DLT technologies, experience is a plus

  • Excellent communication skills in English

  • Independent worker and eager to explore new technologies and setups

Our offer:

  • Position available for 4-6 months, 15-20 hours per week  

  • Working within an exciting international research environment 

  • The possibility for an internship or a bachelor/ master thesis afterwards

  • Flexible working hours with the possibility of hybrid working (remotely + inhouse)

Did we catch your interest?

Please submit your complete application with a motivational statement and a detailed CV to , vitae.

Job-ID: SD_SA_01_2021
Contact:  Dr. Tewodros Beyene