At a glance

At KAI GmbH, you will perform your thesis project in an industrial research environment, guided and supported by experienced researchers in such diverse areas as hard- and software design, simulation, modeling and semiconductor technology. We work in close cooperation with universities and research facilities supporting your academic education, whereas our industrial partner Infineon offers interesting opportunities for a prospective career path in the semiconductor industry.

Quick info

Location Villach
Entry level Thesis support
Job ID 29306
Start immediately
Type Full time
Contract Temporary

Job description

During your thesis project, we expect you to become a growing expert for digital control concepts for automated multiphase power device life test systems. This means you will need to acquire some special knowledge and perform dedicated tasks:
  • Learn about technology, characteristics and reliability requirements of Infineon SiC MOSFETs
  • Improve your skills in real-time control theory and digital implementation of control concepts in multiphase power electronic systems
  • Define performance requirements for a modular control system together with your supervisors
  • Design, implement and evaluate a control software application based on existing Hardware
  • Document your results by writing and submitting your Master thesis
Start: immediately
Employment: Temporary (6 to 9 months), part or full time

This position is subject to the collective agreement for workers and employees in the electrical and electronics industry. The salary for this position is € 1825 gross p.m. (full-time Basis).


You are an engineering master student focused on control theory and digital systems, you have a strong ambition for embedded software design, and you know how to make those things work.
You should also:
  • be able to start right away, because you have completed your Bachelor and most of your exams
  • have acquired some basic knowledge and experience in control concepts for power electronics, system level simulation and digital implementation on a microcontroller
  • be able to work and communicate well with our international team in English and/or German
  • provide relevant documents: CV, Bachelor certificate, transcript of records from your University

About Us

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We make life easier, safer and greener – with technology that achieves more, consumes less and is accessible to everyone. Microelectronics from Infineon is the key to a better future. Efficient use of energy, environmentally-friendly mobility and security in a connected world – we solve some of the most critical challenges that our society faces while taking a conscientious approach to the use of natural resources.

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