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Internship for Smart Environmental Sensing Praktikum

We are Austria's largest research and technology organisation and an international player in applied research for innovative infrastructure solutions. This makes us a powerful development partner for industry and a top employer in the scientific community. Our Center for Digital Safety & Security in Vienna invites applications for an:

Internship for Smart Environmental Sensing 



  • Modern environmental measurement systems combine a large amount of data from different sensors with analytical methods to provide a solid foundation for decision making. Thus, the collected data must meet high quality and availability requirements.
  • During this internship, you have the opportunity to work with our team on an experimental platform for environmental monitoring.



  • Under the guidance of our team, you will integrate different sensors into the AIT environmental measurement network using state-of-the-art IoT and edge technologies.
  • You will develop analytical methods for quality assurance and integrate them on edge devices.
  • As part of an evaluation study, you will learn to evaluate the results and, together with the team, identify potential for improvement.



  • You will gain experience in setting up environmental measurement networks.
  • You will get a detailed insight into current edge technologies and the opportunity to work with them.
  • You will train scientific work and you have the chance to discuss your experiences with experienced scientific peers.


Your qualifications:

  • You are currently enrolled in master study program, in the field of environmental technology, computer science, electrical engineering, communications engineering or similar
  • Good programming skills (e.g., Python)
  • Experience in embedded programming is an advantage
  • Interest in data analytics and AI
  • Interest in the conception of scientific studies and in application-oriented questions
  • Good spoken and written English



  • Starting date: summer 2022 (ideally from June)
  • Internship duration: between 2 and 4 months; working hours per week: 38.5 h
  • A remuneration of at least EUR 1.133,-- gross per month for 38.5 hours per week. In addition to our company benefits, we also offer flexible working conditions and the opportunity to gain professional experience in a highly innovative environment.

At AIT, promoting young female scientists is important to us - that's why we are particularly looking forward to receiving applications from female students!


Please submit your application documents including your CV and motivational letter online: https://jobs.ait.ac.at/Job/169577




  • Unternehmen: AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH
  • Ort: Wien
  • Gehalt: at least EUR 1.133 gross / month
  • Skills: Elektrotechnik, C / C++, Python, IKT, Artificial Intelligence
  • veröffentlicht am: 24.11.2021