Contact for Jobs + Apprenticeships

Jan Hedemann

Jan Hedemann

+49 40 - 480009 - 0


Career Opportunities

Find out about the various job opportunities available at ifu Hamburg! We have a wide range of oppurtunities for direct entrants, apprentices and students.

ifu The Hamburg Institute for Environmental IT combines environmental and computer science in an exciting, demanding and highly innovative field.

The current job offers can be found on the German page. Please note that we expect good German language skills from our applicants (at least language level B2).

Direct Entrants

We are looking for qualified candidates to support our team. If you're an experienced, creative software developer, apply to join our small, agile SCRUM teams and work with the latest software development techniques and technology.

In the commercial sector, you will be responsible for the sales and marketing of our own software products, the development and support of consulting and software projects, and will stay in close client contact. We offer our employees an excellent working environment, a varied work day, short decision paths and flat hierarchies.

Email your application and relevant supporting documents to bewerbung(at)


Dedicated students will find interesting jobs in the fields of computer science and in the commercial sector. We offer a flexible schedule, keeping the demands of your studies in mind. Student software developers work with our developer teams on varied activities such as research and development and quality assurance. Student assistants work in the commercial sector by participating in implementation of consulting and software projects, and assisting sales and marketing.

Take advantage of the opportunity to combine your BA, MA or PhD with part-time study. See the vacancies section for information about our current opportunities for students, or send an open application to


We offer three to six month internships for students from the following graduate courses:

  • Informatics (Applied Computer Science)
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Environmental Technology
  • Business Administration (Marketing Major)

Also, if you are participating in a professional training and qualification program, we are interested in your application for a practicum with us. Please specify in your application the area on which you wish to focus and the desired practicum duration.

For further information or any questions please send us an E-Mail at bewerbung(at)

Data protection information for applicants

Please note: by applying you consent to the processing of your data in accordance with the privacy policy of ifu Institut für Umweltinformatik Hamburg GmbH.

Your data will be processed and stored for the following purposes:

  • Execution of the application process
  • Decision on the conclusion of a contract of employment.

The legal basis for processing is Article 6 (1) (b) GDPR.

Further information on data protection can be found in our privacy policy.

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