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Your career at IPG Automotive

Why work for IPG Automotive?

Because you can make a difference and shape the dynamic market of the future. In addition, a secure job in a fantastic team awaits you!

IPG Automotive is a medium-sized and owner-managed company specialized in IT and automotive development. We develop software and hardware products that drive virtualization and digitization in vehicle development. Everything revolving around autonomous vehicles, ADAS, powertrain and vehicle dynamics is part of our fascinating field of work. In our company, we interact on a personal level and are always open to our colleagues’ questions. Only a strong team can master the mobility challenges of the future.

Let’s strive for success together!

Work in a team

Collegial behavior and a strong team spirit are important to us. We support each other in our own area of responsibility as well as across departments.

We are a powerful team in which you can make a difference!

Shape the future

Whether it’s autonomous vehicles or e-mobility, with our innovative simulation solutions for vehicle development we are working on the trending topics in the automotive industry.

We are developing the mobility of the future – become one of our experts!

Join a medium-sized company

We stand for stable company growth and long-term security. A wide range of topics and the opportunity to take on responsibility are awaiting you.

As a medium-sized company, we continue to grow – your job is safe with us!


Additional benefits

As your employer, we contribute to your company pension scheme. We provide a personal travel insurance for your business and leisure trips abroad.

Permanent contracts

All our employment contracts are permanent because we are interested in a stable employer-employee relationship as partners. This makes it easier for you and for us to make plans for the future.

Flexible working hours  

Are you an early bird or more of a night owl? Our flextime and remote work policies allow you to organize your working hours according to your preferences and give you more free time every day. 

Events & sports groups

Summer barbecue, monthly employee gatherings and free-time sports groups: Our events for all employees offer the possibility to get to know each other, exchange ideas and celebrate joint successes on a regular basis. 

Initial training

As a new team member, we want you to hit the ground running. Therefore, our company-owned training program “IPG Academy” helps you to get to know our products.

Easy access

Whether by bike, public transport or car, our headquarters in Karlsruhe as well as all other offices in Germany are easily accessible.

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Gather experience as a working student or as an intern. You can also apply to write your thesis.

Young professionals
You recently graduated or almost completed your studies? Discover your opportunities at IPG Automotive.

Your expert knowledge and multifaceted experience help us shape the digital vehicle development of the future.

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Areas of work

In every area, no matter which occupation you are interested in, we are continuously working on pioneering technologies for simulation software in vehicle development and digital prototypes. The best thing about our medium-sized company: The areas of work in every occupational field are very diverse and cover a broad range of tasks.

Where would you like to develop your skills further and contribute your knowledge? In a short video, you can watch our teams at work. Furthermore, we are providing you with short profiles for every occupational field.

Application information

We want to make sure to answer all your questions before you submit your application. Here, you will therefore find a checklist for your application, an overview on our application process as well as answers to FAQs. Should you have any further questions, do not hesitate to contact us. We are looking forward to your application and possibly meeting you soon!


Nice to meet you! Should you have any questions or want to share information on your application, do not hesitate to contact us. Our HR department will gladly respond to your inquiries.