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Internship in embedded software development (m/w/d)

  • Kaufering near Munich, Bavaria, Germany
  • Research & Development
  • Students
  • 30314
  • Apply Now

What's the role?

Located in Kaufering, you will work on the next generation of battery-driven power tools and have the opportunity to bring your software engineering skills to the next level!

Who is Hilti?

Hilti is the place where innovation is used to improve productivity, safety and sustainability in the global construction industry and beyond. Where strong customer relationships create solutions that make it possible to build a better future. Where 34,000 people at 120 different locations worldwide are proud to be part of the team. Where people are given the opportunity to explore their possibilities, develop their potential, take responsibility for their own personal development and build their careers for the long term.

What does the role involve?

As part of the embedded software team, you will be working on different tasks, for example in those areas:
  • adaption of existing embedded software projects, using C and e.g. STM32 microcontrollers
  • further development of base libraries and testing frameworks
  • creation and adaptation of scripts in the field of task automation using python
Depending on your interests and the day-to-day needs, you’ll have the possibility to dive into various domains.

We have 800 of the world’s best engineers developing and testing tomorrow’s technical solutions in our innovation centers in Liechtenstein and Kaufering.

What do we offer?

We offer you a unique place to work, in which you are part of a creative and interdisciplinary team. At Hilti, you get everything you need to develop and succeed during your studies. In addition, we offer you innovative Benefits, such as fitness and health offers.
Integrity, courage, teamwork and commitment are essential for Hilti – both today and tomorrow. We are proud to say that we not only talk about our values, but also live them every day.

The Hilti Group's mission is "Making Construction Better", based on a passionate and inclusive team and an employee- and performance-oriented corporate culture.

What you need is:

  • Looking for a voluntary internship
  • Currently studying mechatronics, electrical engineering, computer science, or similar
  • Programming skills in C/C++ or Python
  • Experience with microcontrollers, embedded systems
  • Will to learn and work independently
  • Good communication skills in English or German

Why should you apply?

You will be deeply involved in the development of next-generation power tools and experience the evolution of a product from concept to mass production. Your work will directly contribute to one of our products that will finally go to market.


Reference number: 30314

During your job interview you will spend some time with us and get to know our company. Thus you will get a feeling for the job and our corporate culture.

Hilti stands for equal opportunities. We are looking forward to receiving applications from severely disabled persons and similarly disabled persons.

Contact: Hilti Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH I Human Resources

Should you encounter technical problems during your application, please contact mycareer-techsupport@hilti.com .